• XML Importer

    This tool lets you import contents from an XML file. The format is compatible with WordPress exports. more »
  • Subscriptions Panel

    In this panel, you can allow users to subscribe to new content notifications. There are basically 3 types of notifications: Notifications for each new post in a collection (users subscribe to a collection) Notifications for each new comment in a… more »
  • Search Results Panel

    This panel allows you to configure how results are displayed per page on disp = search. more »
  • Free Text Widget

    This widget allows to add a free text anywhere you can add a widget. The text can be rendered by different Renderer Plugins such as Markdown or Short Links. more »
  • Menu Link or Button Widget

    Description: Display a configurable menu entry/linkParameter: Link Type - specify which section of your blog you want this widget to link to such as your blog home (default setting), archive directory, category directory and others.Parameter: Link text… more »
  • Spacer Widget

    Allow to insert vertical and/or horizontal space between other widgets. more »
  • Item Link Widget

    Allows to display the "Link to url:" of a post in any desired position (and with any desired CSS class applied). more »
  • Custom Fields

    This applies to v5. You can define custom fields in Blog Settings > Features > Posts. Custom fields can contain numbers (floating point numbers with double precision) or text strings (varchars). more »
  • List Items (REST)

    GET|POST /api/v1/collections//items? See: URL Parameters. more »
  • List Posts (REST)

    GET|POST /api/v1/collections//posts? This is the API equivalent of disp = posts. See: URL Parameters. Note: It doesn’t support param types, because it keeps only content post types, and excludes pages, intros, sidebar… more »
  • php.ini file

    php.ini is the configuration file for PHP. It is not part of b2evolution. Its location varies and depends on your server setup. You typically won’t need to touch this file unless your are maintaining your own VPS or dedicated server. Settings yo… more »
  • Basic HTTP Authentication (REST)

    When you make a REST API call from one webserver to another, you may add HTTP username (or email address) and passwords to your RESTful HTTP requests. b2evolution will check the provided username (or email address) and password to allow privileges on… more »
  • Create a User (REST)

    POST /api/v1/users This is API end-point to create a user like admins/moderators can do this from back-office Creating a New User more »
  • Search (REST)

    GET /api/v1/collections//search/ This is the API equivalent of disp = search. Possible request params Name Type Description Default page integer Page number 1 per_page integer Count pages per page 10 kind string… more »
  • Profile Picture widget

    This widget will display the profile picture of the owner of the collection. It can be placed anywhere as each collection will have an owner. Note: This widget will be context-sensitive in the future. Params: Parameter: Image size - specify the image… more »
  • disp = msgform

    This Disp is used to display a message form. By default it allows to contact the Owner of the current Collection but it can also be used to contact other users who allow it. This, of course, only applies as long as the particular skin you are using… more »
  • Receiving notifications Panel

    Under the Notifications tab, you can edit when/if you receive notifications as new posts and comments are published. more »
  • Collection Subscriptions Panel

    This panel allows you to manage your subscriptions to individual collections. [image:5792:Here the user is subscribed to All posts of Blog B and to All posts and comments of the Forums collection] The top part of the panel shows your current… more »
  • Newsletter subscriptions Panel

    Newslettering is an option offered by b2evolution which users with the specific permissions are able to send massive messages to another users that they have previously selected (to read more about newsletters). In this section, you are able to control… more »
  • Newsletter

    A Newsletter is a series of Issues to which individual Subscribers can subscribe to. When a User/Subscriber is subscribed to a Newsletter, he will automatically receive all new Issues of that Newsletter. Each Issue is an email Campaign that is… more »
  • Linkblog

    What is a linkblog? A linkblog is a simple way to add content to the sidebar of your regular blog without having to change any skin files or add any content manually. The linkblog is actually just a regular blog which gets inserted into the sidebar of y… 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 »
  • Photoblog Anatomy

    A photoblog is a blog that places emphasis on images. Each post can feature an image only or an image accompanied by text. In a photoblog, only the most recent post is shown on the home page, unlike with a traditional blog where several posts may appear… more »
  • Photo Gallery Anatomy

    The "Photo Albums" skin is designed to present photos and videos (and possibly other types of media files) in the form of albums. You first see a page showing all albums (disp=posts) in the form of thumbnails. If you hover on a thumbnail it t… more »
  • Blog Anatomy

    A content management system (CMS), like b2evolution, helps you manage your blog by encapsulating different elements in easy to edit blocks. This makes it possible to change parts of your blog without messing up other parts. To better understand how this… more »
  • Setup a New Blog

    Here are some simple steps to add a new blog to your site: #In backoffice? under the tab? click the link at the bottom to create a ‘'’New blog”’. #Fill out the tab#General_tab | form? for creating a new blog. #Click ‘'&… 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 »
  • How do I know the ID of a post

    The ID of a post is a sequential and unique number which is automatically generated by b2evolution when you create a new post, and lets the system identify that post in all the action to come. In general, it wouldn’t be necesary to know that… more »
  • My blog is slow because it's hammered with comment SPAM! How do I recover?

    If your blog is being hammered with comment spam, it will get slower and slower as your database gets bloated with hundreds of thousands of spammy comments. At some point your site will get so slow and will consume so many resources that your web hosti… more »
  • Converting WordPress Themes

    This page gives an overlook as to how to convert WordPress? themes into b2evolution 2.2.1+ skins. While WordPress? themes used to be very different, since WP 1.5, WP themes are now very similar to evoSkins. This makes porting relatively easy. Convertin… more »