A lot of you are off to a great start with your personal sites. You will likely be reporting your work on the site in the weekly check-in. But I would like you to let me know what your new site URL is and give a couple other pieces of information as well. Use this form to let me know.
Also make sure you run through some basic WP tutorials, they really can teach you a lot about the basics.
If you are using the default Twenty Seventeen Theme (which everyone starts out with) check out this tutorial to help you get started – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOSZKsvFepo
This tutorial covers the basic operations of your WordPress Admin Dashboard – it will also help you get started – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4StcIB92oE