• Changing title & description in the BackOffice

    Your blog’s title and description can be changed in the BackOffice. To do this, go to Blogs > [Blog Name] > General. On this tab you will find several options you can edit for your blog. Title: The title of your blog is what appears in sear… more »
  • Blogging Permissions

    This section allows you to choose which blogging permissions are available to the user. more »
  • Default skins

    This section allows you to change your default skin for normal, mobile phone, and tablet viewing (yes, they can be different skins). [image:620:] Default normal skin [image:621:] You have about 16 built-in skins to choose from to customize your def… more »
  • Caching

    Enable general cache Checking this option allows you to cache rendered pages that are not controlled by your skin. This option is checked by default. See your blog settings for the existing skin output caching. Enable for new blogs There are two options… more »
  • Subscribing to new blogs

    If you want to get more followers on your blogs, you may want your readers to subscribe to new blogs once created. You have three options for this section: [image:619:] From blog page only allows your readers to subscribe to the new blog only on one… more »
  • Move a Category

    You can move an entire category (including all of it’s posts and subcategories) from one blog to another. This can be useful if you decide to break a category out into its own blog, or if you’ve been posting to All and now you want to move… more »
  • Site Admin or System Admin

    The person who administrates a particular b2evolution installation. Wikipedia more »
  • Collection Admin

    A User who has permission to edit all settings (including admin settings) of a Collection. Those settings are identified with a "Coll. Admin" badge. Where this permission is given For all collections at once Member of a particular User Group… more »
  • Skin Development Primer

    This article will teach you what you need to know to be able to develop your own b2evolution skins as quickly as possible. more »
  • User Profile URLs

    Will be released in one of the 6.9.x versions. This allows to control the prefix that is used for clean user profile URLs of the form: http://domain.com/user:mary more »
  • Social Media Meta Tags

    b2evolution will automatically add social media meta tags to certain Disps. At this time the following tags can be inserted (example): This includes Opengraph tags for facebook and tags for Twitter Cards. Facebook Sharing debugger:… more »
  • disp = single

    This Disp is used to display a single post, typically with its comments below. This applies to regular posts as well as custom Post Types that have no special behavior. See disp=page for an example of a special behavior. For example, the disp=single… more »
  • User Level

    The level associated with a User account. This level determines relative permissions to other Users, such as: which contents a Content Moderator can edit. Typically they can only edit content produced by other users with a lower level than their own… more »
  • User Admin

    A User who has permission to edit other users, including their "admin settings". Those settings are identified with a "User Admin" badge. Users with the "User Admin" permission are allowed to edit/moderate all users except… more »
  • Slug

    The slug is the last part of the URL that uniquely identifies a page/resource on your b2evolution installation. For example, if you have an URL like http://www.mysite.com/cat/subcat/hello-world, in this cas the slug is hello-world. Slugs are unique wi… more »
  • disp = user

    This Disp is used to display (read-only) the user profile of a User. If called without requesting a specific user, the profile of the Owner of the current Collection is displayed. The display is influenced by User Settings > Display and User fields.… more »
  • disp = contacts

    This Disp is used to display the list of contacts the current User as established on this b2evolution installation. This, of course, only applies as long as the particular skin you are using doesn’t completely override the behavior of… more »
  • Evobar & Back-office

    This allows to set whether or not users see the evoBar at the top of their screen when they are logged-in, and furthermore, whether or not they can access the Back Office (which is generally access through the evoBar). Restricted Back-Office access… more »
  • File Permissions

    General file access Are group members allowed to view the File Manager and use file attachment son posts? No access Different perm levels depending on Allowed File Roots. See below as well as List Of Permissions. Edit unlocked files in all File Roots.… more »
  • In-skin Action Settings

    You will find this screen in the back office under Blogs > Settings > Advanced. Only an admin with global Blog admin privileges can change this. You can turn on or off: In-skin login In-skin editing more »
  • Language / Locale

    Collection Locale This is the main/default language of your collection. In case you’ll be using multiple languages, think of it as the default value for any new post, or the default language if we cannot detect the User’s language (e-g:… more »
  • Cookie Settings

    These settings let you control the cookie domain and cookie path of the cookies that b2evolution will set (especially the Session Cookie?) when a user browses this collection. You should normally not change this, except if you are using multiple domains… more »
  • Canonical URL Control

    Posts / Pages If a particular post is requested with a twisted URL, do you want to automatically redirect to the right URL? It is useful if you change your URL scheme. This is also overly useful if you move posts or categories from one blog to anoth… more »
  • Tag page URLs

    This defines the URL format for disp_detail = posts-tag. more »
  • Category URLs

    This defines the URLs used for disp_detail = posts-cat, Disp Detail Posts Topcat? and disp_detail = posts-subcat. more »
  • Assets URLs / CDN support

    This allows you to use a Content Distribution Network. This is also useful in case you are using a Multi Domain Setup, so you can choose which domain to use for loading your /rsc/ assets, your /media/ files and additional assests used by /skins/. more »
  • Collection base URL

    The Collection base URL panel lets you configure what the root URL of your collection will look like. This requires Collection Admin permission. [image:4640] Collection URL name: Used to uniquely identify this collection. Appears in URLs and gets used… more »
  • Plugin Settings (Per Collection / Blog)

    The Plugin Settings tab shows a section for each installed plugin which offers collection/blog specific settings. All installed and enabled renderer plugins are by default included in this list. Also those plugins that support specific "by… more »
  • _advanced.php

    /conf/_advanced.php includes advanced settings for b2evolution. Debug $debug $debug_jslog $debugpwd $display_errors_on_production $log_app_errors Time Zone $date_default_timezone for setting a default timezone, if necessary.… more »
  • Revision History of an Item

    Note: on collections of type "Manual" the revision history can also be accessed from the front office by a link at the bottom of each page (for editors only). more »