In order to manage your web site pages you need to navigate to the CMS section in the Magento admin area. Click on the Manage Pages link in order to proceed with the pages modification.
You can edit a page by clicking on it. This will open the following page:
You can modify this page to your preference.
Static blocks is another useful option.
For example, you can edit the footer block which contains the links located at the bottom of your main page.
The Polls section allows you to create and edit polls.