• 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 »
  • [parent:] Short Tag

    The [parent:] short tag is used to reference the parent of an Item. Note: An Item can be linked to a parent Item in the Item Properties Panel. Linking to the parent [parent:titlelink] [parent:url] Displaying all fields of the parent [parent:fields]… more »
  • [fields:] Short Tag

    This tag can be used in several different ways, detailed below. Note: if you have installed the demo contents of b2evolution you can quickly see this in action in the post title "Custom Field Example". Display a table of all fields [fields]… more »
  • [link:] short tag

    Using an URL field to create a button [link:url_field:.btn.btn-info]Click me![/link] url_field is the code of the URL-type Custom Field you want to use as destination URL Optional: .btn.btn-info are standard Bootstrap CSS styles to style the link as a… more »
  • Item Custom Fields Widget

    This widget will display a table of the custom fields of the current Item (or of a specific Item if you specify an Item ID). It is also possible to restrict which fields will be shown. Other ways to display custom fields From within the post contents,… more »
  • [compare:] short tag

    This displays a table to compare Items. [compare:1,2,4,5] will compare the Items with the IDs 1, 2, 4 and5. There are also special values to designate the current Item ($this$) as well as the parent Item ($parent$). To compare the current Item with its… more »
  • [item:] Short Tag

    It is possible to display fields from any other Item/Post like this: [item:another-custom-fields-example:field:first_string_field] or like this: [item:26:field:first_string_field]. In the first case we reference the other item by Slug. In the second… more »
  • Item Properties Panel

    Parent ID This allows to link an Item to a parent Item (if enable in the Item Type Advanced Properties). This can later be used with the [Parent:] Short Tag. Owner Enter the login of the author/owner of the Item/Post. User admins may also create a new… more »
  • Using Custom Item Templates

    When you edit a post type, you can define a custom template. This custom template will be used when displaying the Item/Post/Page in the front office. Let’s illustrate this with an example… An example Back-Officde Set up Let’s set up a… more »
  • Item Custom Fields panel

    If you have defined Custom Fields for the current Item Type, you will be able to enter values for each field here: [image:8575] more »
  • Item Goal Tracking Panel

    This panel allow to record Goal hits to page/post views. In order to record a hit on a specific goal every time the Post or Page is displayed, do this: Create a Goal in Goal Settings. Select a Goal Category -> the final goals of that category will be… more »
  • Item Post Comments Panel

    Depending on the Post Type of the current Post, this panel allows you to control posting of comments on the current Post. You have the choice of leaving comments open or closed for each post you write. Close the comments when a post attracts too much… more »
  • Item Text Renderers Panel

    This panel allows you to select which Renderer plugins should apply to your post. Configuring this panel This panel may have more or less available renderers, depending on the configuration in the collection plugin settings. more »
  • Item Categories Panel

    The categories fieldset is located at the top of the right column on both the Simple and Expert tab|post editing screens. more »
  • Item Meta Comments Panel

    This panel allows you to see the Meta Comments for the current 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 »
  • Item Images & Attachments Panel

    The Images & Attachmentsfieldset appears in b2evolution 2.5+. more »
  • Item Contents Panel

    There are seven core post types. more »
  • Flagging Items

    Logged-in users can flag Items that they wish to "save" for later review. This is similar to putting a bookmark on that item. A flag is an individual user data so users can each have a different list of flagged items. To flag an item, simply… more »
  • All content view

    Previously, this was called the Browse tab; version 5.0.0 calls it the Contents tab. The purpose of this tab is to find, delete and select posts to be edited. more »
  • Item Types

    Item Types (previously called Post Types ) allow you to define the characteristics of an Item/Post. It allows, for example, to have forum topics behave a little differently from blog posts or form category intros. For example, forum topics may not… more »
  • Collection

    Collection is the generic term in b2evolution to define a collection of Posts/Items?/Articles?/Topics?//(ManualPages))/etc. that are bound together to form a Blog, Forum, Online Manual, etc. A Blog, Forum or Online Manual all use the same data structur… more »
  • Pages view

    This page displays a list of all Standalone Pages belonging to the current collection. more »
  • Standalone Page

    A Standalone Page is an Item that will not appear in the standard flow of Items of a collection. It will only appear when explicitly linked to, through a menu/button widget or a page list widget. more »
  • Wiki Tables Plugin

    This renderer plugin allows you to create tables in your posts using the Wiki tables markup. Some of the allowed markups are: {|: table start |}: table end |-: table row |+: table caption !: table header |: table cell Example This is what you type in… more »
  • Manual view

    What is the Manual? The ‘Manual’ is a Collection optimized to be used as an online manual, book or guide. (This should be used with a manual skin) more »
  • Summary View for Social Media (Open Graph)

    This view shows a summary of each Post/Page as it will likely appear on social media (through the use of Open Graph meta data). more »
  • Special Items view

    This page lists all the Items which have a special Item Usage. This includes: Sidebar Links Advertisements "Terms & Conditions" pages … and possibly other Items Types created by the Site Admin. more »
  • Content Blocks view

    This screen shows a list of all Content Blocks in the current collection. more »
  • Intros view

    The page displays a list of all Intro Posts for the current collection. more »