‘Setting’ is the Control center of the WordPress self hosted site is given in the sidebar menu inside the Dashboard. You can control everything about website using it.
Setting -> General
You can control site title and tagline. With tagline, you can use top keyword on your home which you would like to be found in search. It tells the visitors about the relevance, how your site is going to help them.
With Timezone, you can set where you are currently located. Just type the region where you are located like Asia. Then search and click on the the city in your country.
Setting -> Writing
Size of the post box
If you are using the bigger screen, you can change it to 50 or 60 lines, as per your requirement.
Formatting – Uncheck this box which says “Convert emoticons like 🙂 and 😛 to graphics on display” to disable it. When enabled it converts the emotions like 🙂 into graphics.
Check the box which says “WordPress should correct invalidly nested XHTML automatically”
Update Services – the services which we want to automatically update, when we put new content. This way you are pushing your content more faster and let more people to see it. Fill this with full list:
Setting – Reading
For each article in a feed, show – Change it to summary.