How to add posts by email in WordPress
3.Go to the plugin’s settings page. (After activating the plugin, the admin bar will contain an additional settings option, “Postie”. By clicking on that you can reach to this plugin’s settings page.) This free plugin gives you a lot of additional features over the previously shown default WordPress setting. This plugin allows you to – set defaults for a category, status, post format, post types, and tags; specify post excerpts; remove headers and footers from email; control the types of attachments that are followed by a file name; provide gallery support; control image placements and much more.
How to Publish WordPress Blog Posts via Email
Jetpack allows you to supercharge your self-hosted WordPress website by offering you a couple of nice features including Post by Email. So how do you post by email using Jetpack? Obviously, you must first install Jetpack on your WordPress site (Note: you cannot use this feature on a local installation of WordPress since JetPack, just an fyi if you were hoping to test this out on your localhost). With Jetpack installed on your WordPress platform, it is time for the next step: generating a special email address. You will send all the posts you would like to publish to this email address, so it’s important to keep it a secret. People (read hackers) with access to this email address can publish posts to your blog, something we definitely don’t want.
How to Write a WordPress Post by Email: 2 Easy Methods
WordPress does include a basic Post via email setting that you can use by going to Settings → Writing, but I’m not going to cover that method in this article because it’s neither secure nor flexible by default. Here’s what I mean by those two terms: