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Connecting easyDITA to WordPress

Log in to your WordPress site through easyDITA so you can start publishing content.
prereq
Before you can connect your WordPress site with easyDITA, make sure you create a WordPress application first to access your Client ID and Client Secret credentials.  
  1. To begin the log in process, open a map you want to publish to WordPress and click Publish .

    Step Information
    Expected Result
    The Publishing interface displays.
  2. Click WordPress.

    Expected Result
    The Manage WordPress Publishing Accounts page displays.

  3. Click New.

    Expected Result
    The Add a New WordPress Account page displays.

  4. Complete the following fields:

    Step Information
    Field Name Field Entry Example
    WordPress Site Domain The URL for your WordPress site my-docs.host.com
    Client ID The Client ID provided when you created your WordPress Application  35548
    Client Secret The Client Secret provided when you created your WordPress Application
    95Ccuswxj55r9cUQGCRXWQI2RjgR9iilE8
    vEzlueaP0UWPFSDcaW5HSeZESTGvXM

  5. Click Connect to your Site!.

    Expected Result
    A new window opens requesting you to Approve or Deny easyDITA’s request to access your WordPress site.
  6. Click Approve.

    Step Information
    Note:If you see a WordPress login page, log in using your site credentials.
  7. Do one of the following:

    1. If you’re using a site hosted by WordPress, the window will close and you’ll be returned to easyDITA (skip to Step 8).
    2. If you’re using a self-hosted site, you’ll be redirected to your WordPress site login. Use the log in credentials you used to set up your hosted WordPress site (e.g. my-docs.host.com) and click Login. The window will close and you will be returned to easyDITA.
  8. In the easyDITA window, a dialog displays notifying you to reload the page to begin publishing. Click Reload.

    Step Information
result
Once the page reloads, you’ll see a new screen that says Publish To WordPress!. Now, you’re ready to start publishing to WordPress.