Posts are more of the ‘blog’ type of function for WordPress and generally used for adding frequently updated content as they appear in reverse chronological order on your site – the ‘freshest’ content is at the top. Here is more information from the WordPress Codex on posts and it includes best practices for writing them.
Learn more about WordPress Posts in the following video tutorials:
- How to: Adding posts
- How to: Using trash
- How to: Restore a post