• This template tag displays link to login Example <source lang="php"> user_login_link( $before = ‘’, $after = ‘’, $link_text = ‘’, $link_title = ‘#’ ); </source> Parameters &lt… more »
  • This template tag returns the current skin URL. Example <source lang="php"> $Skin->get_url(); </source> Parameters This tag does not accept any parameters. Return value This function returns the current skin URL. more »
  • This template tag returns the current skin path. Example <source lang="php"> $Skin->get_path(); </source> Parameters This tag does not accept any parameters. Return value This function returns the current skin path. more »
  • This [[TemplateTags|template tag]] adds a widget container to the skin. This container can later be filled with all sorts of Widgets?. Example <source lang="php"> <?php // ———————… more »
  • Display "powered by b2evolution" logo. Example <source lang="php"> powered_by(); </source> Parameters This tag does not accept any parameters. Return value This tag displays content only, it does not have a ret… more »
  • This tag display plugin. Example The calendar plugin. Its code is evo_Calr. <source lang="php"> // Calendar plugin $Plugins->call_by_code( ‘evo_Calr’, array( ‘block_start’ => ‘&#821… more »
  • This template tag checks if user is logged in. Example <source lang="php"> is_logged_in(); </source> Parameters This tag does not accept any parameters. Return value This function return true if a user is logged in. more »
  • Display message if there are no any posts. Example <source lang="php"> <?php display_if_empty( array ( ‘before’ => ‘<p class="msg_nothing">’, ‘after’… more »
  • This template tag displays allowed tags for comment. Example <source lang="php"> comment_allowed_tags( $format = ‘htmlbody’ ); </source> Parameters <table border="1"> <tr> <th>Nam… more »
  • Display tagline of the blog. This tagline can be edited by the blog owner in the admin interface under ‘Blog Settings > General > Tagline’. Example <source lang="php"> <?php $Blog->tagline( array(… more »
  • Display name of the blog. This name can be edited by the blog owner in the admin interface under ‘Blog Settings > General > Title’. Example <source lang="php"> <?php $Blog->name( array( ‘b… more »
  • Display long description of the blog. This long description can be edited by the blog owner in the admin interface under ‘Blog Settings > General > Long Description. Example <source lang="php"> <?php $Blog->longd… more »
  • Display a link to the current blog. This tag can display a link to the home if no blog is currently active or a link to a blog if there is an active blog. Example <source lang="php"> blog_home_link( $before = ‘’, $after… more »
  • ‘’b2evolution version 2.4′’ This [[TemplateTags|template tag]] displays the footer text of the current Blog. This footer text can be edited by the blog owner in the admin interface under Blog Settings > Advanced > [[Blog_m… more »
  • This [[TemplateTags|template tag]] displays a link leading to the contact form for the owner of the current Blog. Example <source lang="php"> <?php $Blog->contact_link( array( ‘before’ => ‘ &#82… more »
  • Display a global title matching filter params Example <source lang="php"> <title> <?php request_title( array( ‘auto_pilot’ => ’seo_title’, ‘title_single_before’ => $Blo… more »
  • What is XHTML? XHTML is the next generation of HTML and is a hybrid between HTML and XML. XML was designed to describe data. HTML was designed to display data. XHTML is much stricter than HTML. Not all browsers support XML so XHTML provides an intermed… more »
  • Use this checklist to make sure your skin is ready for distribution. General * Did you include the EvoBar? ** Does it display correctly when logged in? All "global" styles that impact the evobar need to be made more specific, for example… more »
  • CSS files Being able to change between pre-made evoskins is great, but sometimes you want to customize your skin a little further. If you just want to change colors, column widths or background images, then all you need to do is edit the css file for… more »
  • An evoSkin is actually a collection of templates and subtemplates which control the layout of your blog. Skins are the easiest way to customize your blog because they are already packaged for use. Skins in b2evolution are roughly the equivalent of what… more »
  • This page shows a line by line description of the changes to the head generating portion of your _main.php file, and what you need to change to upgrade your skin from 0.9.2 to 1.8. If you do not have any custom tags in your personalized skin you can fo… more »
  • If you have a personalized skin that worked well with the 0.9.2 ([http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/evocms/b2evolution-0.9.2-2006-05-22.zip?download Sparkle]) release, this guide will show you what you need to do in order to make your skin work with th… more »
  • This page shows changes you need to make, files you can delete, and files you need to add in order to upgrade your personalized skin from 0.9.2 to the 1.8 version of b2evolution. These changes are only part of the whole! You must also upgrade your ski… more »
  • These guidelines were provided by Dave Kulju This isn’t a comprehensive list but here are some of the ones I remember… <source lang="php"> php skinbase() </source> changed to <source lang="php">… more »
  • Make sure you start by following the [[Upgrade_from_an_older_version|general upgrade procedure]]. Once the new version is installed, you may need the information below for fine tuning… Stub files Overall, stub files remain the same. However,… more »
  • Upgrade from 0.9.x to 1.10.3 or 2.4rc2 If you are still running a 0.* version you NEED to upgrade. EVERYTHING from back then is obsolete and unsupported, and more importantly you’re missing out on lots of really cool stuff. Now that we know you&#… more »
  • If you already have a personalized skin that works with b2evolution 1.6 and you now want to upgrade it to work with 1.8, then this guide shows you how. Luckily, there’s not much to it. Head plugin hook There’s a new plugin hook that allo… more »
  • This page is about upgrading from version 0.8.9 to 0.9 Please see the instructions bundled with the distribution for general upgrade instructions and come back here once you have finished general upgrade. Default skin In some situations, you may ge… more »
  • Note: Since version 2.0 and above, there is barely any need to worry about upgrading your skins any more from one version of b2evo to the next. This page is mostly for users who have a legacy skin to upgrade. Introduction You put a lot of time and ef… more »
  • Depending on what version you're looking at, b2evolution supports multiple languages - from German to Spanish, to Russian to Chinese, and more! You can navigate through the list of available language packs for download here. These language packs are a… more »