• This form allows the user to quickly create multiple items in the current collection. This is useful if you have a plain-text export of some content collection and you want to publish it as a collection of Posts. more »
  • An Item Tag is a simple term (one or multiple words) that can be associated to an Item/Post in order to describe its contents. Each Post/Item can have multiple tags. Tags can be associated with a post in the Item Advanced Properties Panel. Existing tags… more »
  • In addition to the main .htaccess File, b2evolution comes with several sample.htaccess files which you can (and actually should) rename to .htaccess in their respective folders. WARNING: Each sample.htaccess file is different. Do not copy one from… more »
  • This page explains how you can use Custom Fields with PHP code in order to display them exactly the way you want inside of your templates. This is especially useful if you want to build custom templates, either generally or for specific item types.… more »
  • b2evolution includes code to prevent brute force password attacks. By default, if an (existing) user account receives 10 wrong passwords within 10 minutes, that account will be locked for 10 minutes. When the account is locked, even a login with the… more »
  • 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 »
  • 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 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 »
  • 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 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 »
  • 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 »
  • When placed in the sidebar, the main area, or any Container you like, this widget will display a form to capture the User's email (and optional additional fields). This will quickly create an account for the User and register him to one or more email lists. more »
  • In the /blogs folder there should be a file called .htaccess . This file optimizes the way the Apache web server works with b2evolution? If you used the standard b2evolution installer, this file will probably be already set up properly. However, if in… more »
  • Here is a quick overview of how email processing works. more »
  • When placed into the sidebar, main area or any other Container, this widget allows registered users to subscribe / unsubscribe to an Email List. [image:8208:User is not subscribed yet] After clicking: [image:8209:User is now subscribed] Widget can be… more »
  • Datetime at which an Item has been or will be made available to the Site Visitors. more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution version: 0.8.6 You can post news from an email client! But first you'll have to edit /conf/_advanced.php, filling the appropriate values for your POP3 email account (this interface doesn't support IMAP yet, only POP… more »
  • b2evolution will start recording hits on your blogs out of the box, without the need for any additional stats or analytics package. You can see stats for all your blogs under the tab? in the back office. In addition to that, b2evolution 3.x also intro… more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution version: 0.8.6 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 templates or skins from 0.8… more »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • DELETE /api/v1/users/ This is API end-point to delete a user like admins/moderators can do this from back-office Users. more »
  • POST /api/v1/users/ This is API end-point to update a user like admins/moderators can do this from back-office Editing an User Account. more »
  • 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 »
  • GET /api/v1/users/ This is the API equivalent of disp = user. more »
  • GET /api/v1/collections//posts/ This is the API equivalent of disp = single. Post properties in the Response Name Type Description id integer Post ID datestart datetime Date of start publishing urltitle string Slug type string… more »
  • 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 »
  • There are four types of blogs that you can use on a domain that has b2evolution installed on it. more »
  • b2evolution can handle multiple blogs, multiple site sections, multiple domains and multiple sites by default on a single installation. Thus it is generally unnecessary to install it multiple times on a single site/web hosting account or even a single… more »
  • This panel allows to set the URL scheme that will be used by default for new collections. This applies to manual as well as automatic collection creation. more »