• Item Type: Features

    This is where you configure if this post type will require a Title, a content Text, if that text can be HTML, if there can be teaser and page breaks, if files can be attached and if the post can be featured (e-g: Featured/Intro Post Widget). more »
  • Use of Comments in an Item

    When comments are closed for a post, comments previously entered on this post are still displayed. When comments are disabled for a post, comments previously entered on this post are NO longer displayed. more »
  • Use of Location on an Item

  • How to allow HTML editing (TinyMCE)

    If you don’t get WYSIWYG edit mode (TinyMCE) and see this instead: [image:8429] It means your post type (e-g: Forum Post or Manual Page) is not allowing HTML content. You can change this here: Collection > Settings > Post Types > Post… more »
  • Step 4 : File options panel

    If you are running on a CPanel webhost, the recommended File Permissions are: New folders: 755 New files: 644 If you are running on a self-managed Debian server for example, you may need to extend the permissions during upgrade, in order for… more »
  • Step action "Change user account status"

    Result YES if the user account was successfully changed NO if the user account was already in the desired status ERROR if the user account could not be changed for any other status. For example: account with user ID 1 can never be changed to any other… more »
  • Step action "Start new automation"

    Result YES if the user started new automation successfully NO if the user was already in the other automation ERROR if the automation does not exist more »
  • Step action "Unsubscribe User from List"

    Result YES if the user was unsubscribed successfully NO if the user was already unsubscribed ERROR if the list does not exist more »
  • Step action "Subscribe User to List"

    Result YES if the user was subscribed successfully NO if the user was already subscribed ERROR if the list does not exist more »
  • Step action "Remove Usertag"

    Result YES if the tag was removed from the user successfully NO if the user didn’t have the tag more »
  • Step action "Add Usertag"

    Result YES if the tag was added to the user successfully NO if the user was already tagged more »
  • Step action "Notify owner"

    Result YES if the notification email was sent to the user successfully ERROR if the notification email cannot be sent. For example: problem with mail sending function, or the owner User is not found in DB more »
  • Step action "Send Campaign"

    Result YES if the email campaign was sent to the user successfully NO if the email campaign was ALREADY sent to the user, or this user should be skipped for the email campaign manually or by user tag ERROR if email cannot be sent. For example: problem… more »
  • Email campaign list

    This screen shows the list of all Email Campaigns and lets you create new ones. [image:4820] Each campaign is shown with open & click stats. Each campaign is tied to a specific List. However it is possible to change the the list of a campaign after… more »
  • Campaign Info: Automations Panel

    This panel allows to take additional actions when a User clicks a Cta Button. For any CTA button, the user can be added to a specific automation, which can in turn do things such as Send an additional email, Subscribe to an additional list, Notify the… more »
  • Campaign info: Info Panel

    This panel shows general info about the campaign. The campaign name is for internal use. It allows to identify the campaign when looking at lists of campaigns in the backoffice. It is *not* the title of the emails. more »
  • Campaign info: recipients panel

    Send to subscribers of: : each campaign must be sent to the subscribers of a specific newsletter Currently selected recipients: : this is the number of people who are currently subscribed to the selected newsletter After additional filter: : here you… more »
  • Email List General Settings

    When you edit an email list, the first sub tab are the General Settings: [image:8362] Here are the general settings you can edit for each list: Active: if a List is inactive, users can no longer subscribe to it Name: Short name of the list, used in… more »
  • Automation Diagram View

    This screen is equivalent to the regular Automation Steps view but it shows the steps as a visual diagram which makes it easier to follow the workflow in case of very complex automations. Note: On Chrome/MacOS it is not possible to drag & drop the… more »
  • Automation Settings

    An automation can be tied to several Email Lists. "Auto Start": users who join the list will auto start in this automation. "Auto Exit": users who leave the list will auto exit from the automation. more »
  • Automations List

    Shows the list of all automations. Each automation can be tied to several Email Lists. "AS" means "Auto Start": users who join the list will auto start in this automation. "AE" means "Auto Exit": users who leave… more »
  • Stub File

    A Stub File is a placeholder file that will make a particlar Blog or Collection live in a particular place of your website. For example you could create a stub file called myblog.php at the root of your website so that your blog could be accessed at ht… more »
  • Renderer Plugins

    Renderer plugins are plugins that will process the text of a blog Post or Item and render it in a more complex way than just plain text. Examples of this include: creating paragraphs, creating bold text, creating links, inserting images, inserting vide… more »
  • Make an XML Site Map

    b2evolution comes with 2 files that generate XML sitemaps if you need them. Start with sitemap_a.php if you want a sitemap for a single blog ot with sitemap_blogs.php if you want a sitemap for your whole site (all blogs). more »
  • contact.php

    This is a script that displays a contact form allowing to contact the owner of the b2evolution installation. This file no longer ships with b2evolution v6+ because the same functionality is provided in a more integrated way. However you can download… more »
  • a_noskin.php

    a_noskin.php is a file found in your base directory (the /blogs directory in the installation package) which has a very specific use. It is provided as a way to list the output of your blog without including the layout and styles of a skin. This will pr… more »
  • multiblogs.php

    Some users may want to present multiple, separate blogs together on one page. The multiblogs.php file is a proof-of-concept file which will display 3 blogs of your choosing at the same time. You can see an example on the demo site: http://demo.b2evoluti… more »
  • summary.php

    Summary.php is included with every installation of b2evolution as an example of how to put the latest 3 posts from every blog on a single ‘’summary'’ page. If you only have 1 blog, or only have 1 blog and a linkblog, you might not need… more »
  • How much does it cost?

    Four letter word – FREE. The reason b2evolution is free of cost for users is because it is an open source software released under the GNU General Public License. Numerous volunteers came up with this useful idea and decided to share this idea to the… more »
  • Welcome message after account activation

    This allows to automatically send a Welcome Private Message when users activate their account. Optionally, you can chose NOT to send such a private message if the user account already has a user tag. The presence of such a such a user tag typically… more »