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Disappearing blog post!

  1. simonwoodhonours

    I made a lengthy blog post yesterday at approximately 4.00pm Australian time - it appeared on my blog page and was published successfully - as i could see the post on both my browser and also my phone. Today, when i went to show my lecturer this post, it had disappeared and was not even present in my drafts folder, despite the hours that i spent working on the post yesterday.

    Can you please help me recover and publish this post to my blog?

    The blog I need help with is

  2. Check the other threads on this tag and see if one has an answer.

  3. did you ever find an answer to this? The same thing happened to me!

  4. You may be able to recover a post revision. Go to Posts > All Posts, hover over the title of the post, click Edit and check the Post Revisions module for previous saved versions of the post.

    If you're not seeing the Revisions module while on the editor screen, click Screen Options (top right corner of your Admin page) to activate it. Then select the post and page modules to include them. Then you ought to be able to go here > Dashboard > All Posts > Posts and locate the post and recover it from post revisions.

    If you cannot locate the post for locating and restoring a post revision, and it's not in your Trash folder then you will not be able to recover it.

    Did you create your post on the dashboard of your own blog?
    Dashboard > Posts > All Posts > Add New

    Or did you create your post on the front page of!/post/

    Create your posts on the dashboard of your own blog
    Dashboard > Posts > All Posts > Add New

    Or use an offline blog editor so you always have backups on your own computer

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