The WordPress Dashboard
The Dashboard screen is considered the home page of the WordPress administrative system. Click on the image below for a video about the Dashboard.
The WordPress Admin Bar
The Admin Bar as a solid black bar that appears at the top of the Dashboard.
The left side of the Admin Bar looks like this:
The right side of the Admin Bar looks like this:
The Admin Bar may be visible if you are logged in while viewing the “public” side of the website. If you find this distracting, viewing the Admin Bar while on the “public” side of the website can be switched off via a setting in your user profile.
Click on the image below for a video about the Admin Bar.