Publishing issues – drafts disappearing

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    I’ve published and saved as drafts on 2 different blogs, when I go into my live site neither blog is there, but a third one I did the same day is. How I can find these drafts of these posts so I can publish them.

    The blog I need help with is


    Something to mention that one of my subscribers actually got an email with 1 of the posts that “disappeared” but yet you could not see the post on the site.



    I had this same issue! My draft is gone :(



    Please be sure you are running one of the browser versions here first.

    You may be able to recover an earlier 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


    the information you provide is helpful, if there was a post to check the revisions on. But unfortunately that is the problem, the posts just disappear. This has happened on several occasions and is really annoying, especially when I try to be very careful to save as drafts many times while I’m writing.

    Like I mentioned, I know at least one of the posts was published for a brief time as someone got an email, but there wasn’t even any link to it on my post.

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