• Editing Comments

    Similar to posts, comments can also be edited. more »
  • Mass Post Contents

    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 »
  • Mass Edit Screen

    This form allows the user to edit the current item list en masse. This can be useful for on-site/on-page SEO reviews. The following fields for each item are editable: Item title URL slugs <title> tag more »
  • Poll Answers List

    This panel lists all the possible answers for the poll and the number of times that they were selected by users. Clicking on an option’s Answers column will show a filtered Poll Detailed Answers panel. more »
  • Posts view

    The page displays a table of recent posts for the current collection, listing only basic information about each post. more »
  • Item Type: Custom Fields

    Read the Custom Fields page for more information on creating custom fields. more »
  • Poll Detailed Answers

    This panel displays the users that answered the poll and their respective selected options. more »
  • Item Tag

    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 »
  • .htaccess and sample.htaccess Files

    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 »
  • Use of Advanced Properties in an Item

  • Displaying Custom Fields in a Template

    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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »