• Front Page

    By default, collections like blogs display a list of most recent posts on their front page. But for other types of uses, it may make sense to display something else, especially a custom front page. You can set what to display on the front page on this… more »
  • Tags tab

    Using this feature it is possible to add, edit and delete tags from your site. more »
  • Clean up scheduled jobs older than a threshold

    This task allows the scheduler to clean up on itself. It will delete old completed jobs. By default it deletes completed jobs older than 45 days. It can be configued in the file conf/_avanced.php: Code/** * Cleanup scheduled jobs threshold given in… more »
  • Turn A Skin Into A Template

    ‘’This man page refers to b2evolution version 0.9.0.10, but should be applicable to most versions that support evoSkins‘’ This is useful if you want to integrate b2evolution into an existing site, and keep the same "look an… more »
  • Upgrading from 0.9.0.x to 0.9.1

    This page is about upgrading from version 0.9.0.x to 0.9.1 The latest documentation for upgrading is included in your blog bundle, in the doc directory, for example [codespan]doc/upgradefrom_b2evo.en-UK.html[/codespan]. The following documentation refe… more »
  • How to turn a Skin into a Template

    This man page refers to b2evolution version 0.9.0.10, but should be applicable to most versions that support evoSkins This is useful if you want to integrate b2evolution into an existing site, and keep the same "look and feel" throughout. It also wil… more »
  • Upgrading from version 0.8.0

    This man page refers to b2evolution version: 0.8.2-RC2 As always, it is very wise to do a backup of your current website / blog / database (depending on what you already have) before starting to install something new. Upgrading from version 0.8.0 is v… more »
  • How to upgrade a b2evo blog template to an evoSkin

    This man page refers to b2evolution version: 0.8.2-RC2 This explains how to make an evoSkin out of a regular blog template. Of course, you could also start from scratch by editing the custom skin. The idea is to customize the custom skin by using your… more »
  • Upgrading from Cafélog/b2

    This man page refers to b2evolution version: 0.8.9 Main upgrade Follow instructions provided with your distribution. As always, it is very wise to do a backup of your current website / blog / database (depending on what you already have) before start… more »
  • Where do I need to upload the files for upgrade?

    The upgrade procedure requires that you overwrite the old b2evolution files with the new files from the new release (and after that you should run the install/upgrade script). If you are unsure where to upload the new files, try to locate the file call… more »
  • Media directory location

    This section is meant to let the administrators to decide where to place the media directory of each collection. By default, the media folder is created in an special directory inside the b2evolution’s files structure. This special directory is… more »
  • FTP 101: How to upload and manage files on your web server

    This page tells you what you need to know to upload files to your web server and mange them using FTP, which stands for **File Transfer Protocol**, in case you wonder. This page tells you what you need… more »
  • Logo Title Widget

    This widget is designed for displaying a logo instead of a title for the current collection. The alt tag of the image will be the collection title. Also, the logo will be displayed as a widget title, typically as <h1> if found in the global header. more »
  • Using Custom Templates

    When you edit a post type, you can define a custom template. Let’s illustrate this with an example… An example Set up Let’s set up a "Movie Review" post type, like this: Now, let’s create a new Movie Review Post:… more »
  • Using HTML 5 tags

    b2evolution 6.4.1 uses HTML 5 semantic tags in the Skin API v6 by default. This page explains how the tags are used on b2evolution skins v6. IMPORTANT: these tags are for semantic markup. Imagine you are blind and you listen to an audio screen-reader.… more »
  • Public collections list widget

    Description: Display list of all blogs marked as publicParameter: Title - specify the title that you want this widget to display in your blog (default entry: All Blogs)Parameter: Order by - this will specify the sorting setting of your items, either by… more »
  • XML Feeds (RSS / Atom) Widget

    This widget displays links to the RSS and/or Atom feeds for Post and/or Comments of the current collection. more »
  • Collection Title widget

    This widget will display the name of the current collection. Parameter: CSS Class - will automatically replace $wi_class$ in your skin’s containers (empty by default)Parameter: DOM ID - will automatically replaces $wi_ID$ in your skin’s… more »
  • Collection Tagline Widget

    This widget will display the tagline of the current collection. more »
  • Long Description of Collection widget

    This widget will display the long description entered in the General Settings of a Collection. Params: Parameter: Block title - specify the title that you want this widget to display in your blog (blank by default)Parameter: CSS Class - will… more »
  • Performance Optimization

    There are several things you can do to optimize the performance of your system. Fast Hosting First off, obviously, you may need a faster [http://b2evolution.net/web-hosting/top-quality-best-webhosting.php web host] (we have [http://b2evolution.net/w… more »
  • User Links Widget

    This is typically used for "Social Link Icons". It can displays logos linking to twitter, facebook, Google+, etc. This widget displays icons that link to the URLs defined on a user profile. Each URL that is defined in a user profile field and… more »
  • Email capture / Quick registration widget

    This is new in b2evolution v6. When placed in the sidebar or in the main area, this widget will display a form with a configurable number of fields. At a minimum the form will have: A field named "Your email:" requiring an email address. A… more »
  • User Log-In Widget

    Displays a user login form (if user not already logged in) or a greeting message (if user already logged in). more »
  • User Tools widget

    Description: Display user tools: Log in, Admin, Profile, Subscriptions, Log outParameter: Block title - specify the title that you want this widget to display in your blog(blank by default)Parameter: Write a new post link - allows you to show the link… more »
  • Current Filters Widget

    This widget will display a list of currently applied filters on the current view of the collection. It will also have "remove" buttons to remove the filters we don’t want to apply. more »
  • Featured/Intro Post Widget

    This widget will display the intro post or a featured post if one is available for the current collection. At this time this post only creates a "list of one item". It will call a customizable template to display the contents. more »
  • Comment List Widget

    List of comments; click goes to comment. more »
  • Photo Index Widget

    This widget let you to show pictures attached to the items of your blogs / collections in a wide range of ways. All you need to do is set the parameters below to make it behave as you need to. Block title: Title to display in your skin. Item type: What… more »
  • Simple Page List Widget

    This widget will list the pages of the current collection. Params Block Title - specify the title that you want this widget to display in your blog(default entry: Pages)Group by - this will specify the grouping setting of your items, either by category… more »