• Overview of the Software

    More than a blog, more than a CMS, more than a Forum... b2evolution is a Content + Community Management System. 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 »
  • Plugin API for item settings

    Each plugin may set its own settings for the items. These settings will be stored in the database and can be requested any time, when the Item object is available. How to set a custom setting: PHP$Item->set_setting( 'setting_name', $setti… more »
  • Post/Comment Visibility Statuses

    The visibility status allows to specify who will be able to see a post or a comment. It also allows to redirect or deprecate a post. more »
  • Item Advanced Properties Panel

    Have a Myspace blog? Have a b2evo blog? Wish you could somehow sync the two up without cutting and pasting? more »
  • Download pages

    The following parameters could be set for the download pages of your site: . Indexing: lets you decide if you want to keep robots away of the download pages. . No Follow TO: lets you decide if you like robots to follow links in the download pages. more »
  • Single post URLs

    This defines the URL format for disp = single. more »
  • Tag page URLs

    This defines the URL format for disp_detail = posts-tag. more »
  • Change 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 »
  • [image:] Short Tag

    will insert the attached file as a responsive image (typically using the full width of the text column) with optional caption. more »
  • Category URLs

    This defines the URLs used for disp_detail = posts-cat, disp_detail = posts-topcat and disp_detail = posts-subcat. more »
  • Date archive URLs

    This panel allows you to choose between using a query param or extra path for date archive URLs. more »
  • List of Collections

    This panel allows you to select when you want the current collection to appear and also set the order it will appear in the list of collections. more »
  • Collection Permissions

    This panel lets you select high-level Permission settings for the current Collection. By default, for most collections (except Forums), this panel looks like this: [image:9240:] Owner: The owner defined here will have almost all permissions on the… more »
  • Collection Duplicate Options

    When duplicating a collection, this panel gives you the option to duplicate the original collection’s contents and/or comments. Note: This panel is only available when duplicating collections. more »
  • Changing the Collection Type

    This allows you to change the type of a collection. Do this for example if you started with a photo album but want to transform it into a blog. Or if you started with a blog and realize it would be better presented as a hierarchic manual. more »
  • Collection Type Panel

    This is the type of your collection. Types can be: Standard blog: A standard blog with the most common features. Photoblog: A blog optimized to publishing photos. Group blog: A blog optimized for team/collaborative editing. Posts can be… more »
  • Tracking Panel

    Enabling Tracking of unread content allow 2 things: users will be able to distinguish what they have already read from what they haven’t (useful in Forums for example) widgets like the Seen By Widget will be able to display who has read the… more »
  • Widget List

    Widgets are basically anything that allows you to perform a specific function or access a specific service. Widgets can be an application, a web component, a little block of text or anything that can be displayed in certain areas (containers) in your… more »
  • Manage Skins

    This screen lists and lets you manage all installed skins in your site. It can be accessed via the collection settings and also through the System menu. more »
  • Collection Skin Settings

    This sub-tabs shows the skins that will be used by b2evolution to display your collection on a desktop browser / a mobile phone / a tablet device. These are the skins that b2evolution will use by default, that is: unless a different skin has been… more »
  • Download Pages Panel

    This panel lets you define how much time delay is provided before a download begins. more »
  • Registration of Commenters

    You can detect email addresses in comments and highlight it accordingly if you check the Email addresses option. This is checked by default. You can also setup a registration to your blog after a reader submits a comment by checking the Register after… more »
  • Comment Subscriptions

    In this section, you can allow users to subscribe and receive email notifications for comments on a specific post by checking the Email subscriptions option. This option is unchecked by default. more »
  • RSS/Atom feeds

    Like your contents, you can also have RSS/Atom feeds for your posts’ comments. In this panel, you can configure how much of the comments will be made available in comment feeds by tweaking the Comment feed contents option. more »
  • Comment moderation

    You can configure the status and moderation of comments in this panel. more »
  • Voting options

    This panel allows you to manage two specific features of the comments. Let your users to rate the posts by adding stars, using a scale that goes from 1 to 5 when compose their comments. Let the users to rate the published comments by defining them as… more »
  • Comment viewing options

    In this section you may define who is able to view the comments and how they will be shown. Any user: Allow any user to view all comments on… more »
  • Workflow Features Panel

    This panel allows to enable the Workflow features (disabled by default). more »
  • Item Subscriptions

    In this panel you can choose if Users are allowed subscribe to email notifications for Items/Posts. more »