From the DASHBOARD click SETTINGS.

This page has general settings that you can change like the blog TITLE, TAGLINE and URL.

Choose who can register by altering the MEMBERSHIP section.

Select the DATE FORMAT.

Choose the TIME FORMAT.

Select what day the WEEK starts on.

Click SAVE CHANGES when you are done.

In the SETTINGS menu along the left side of the screen, click on WRITING.

On this page you can edit the settings related to writing posts.

Enter a SIZE for the post box.

You can set up EMAIL POSTING from this page.

Click SAVE CHANGES when you have finished.

From the SETTINGS menu, click on  READING.

You can set how many blog pages to show.

Select whether to show FULL TEXT or just a SUMMARY in blog feeds.

Click SAVE CHANGES when you are done.

From the SETTINGS menu, click on DISCUSSION.

On this page you can change settings that relate to comments and avatars. You may opt to force users to log in to comment, disallow unapproved comments, change ratings, and select default avatars for users.

Click SAVE CHANGES when you have finished editing.

From the SETTINGS menu, click on MEDIA.

Here you can change settings like the maximum allowed image dimensions and image alignment.

From the SETTINGS menu, click on PRIVACY.

From this screen, you can choose whether or not to allow Bots and Search Engines to access your blog.

From the SETTINGS menu, click on PERMALINKS.

From this screen you can choose what type of URL STRUCTURE is used.

You now know how to configure your settings in WordPress.

CONFIGURING SETTINGS IN WORDPRESS