• 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 »
  • 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 »
  • As of version 2.4, b2evolution supports 4 different APIs: MetaWeblog API MovableType API Blogger API b2 API Error Codes As of b2evolution 2.4 have been normalized like this: Code: 801 Message: Wrong username/password combination. Code: 802 Message:… more »
  • Adding or editing manual pages requires special permissions and is reserved to manual editors. If you spot an error, please leave a comment on the page containing the error. If you can’t find the information you’re looking for, please leav… 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 »
  • Yes and no, it all depends on your preferences. Yes, if you want to put your own design on your website and no if you?re fine with free and pre-installed evoskins and if you want to download additional skins from the b2evolution Skin Directory. Even… more »
  • Collections vs Blogs, Items vs Posts, etc. more »
  • Skills that someone should ideally have prior to installation. more »
  • After logging in as admin, you’ll notice a subtle change at the top of your browser as a new toolbar appears: the evoBar: Note: This is what you see as admin. Other users may see fewer options or no evoBar at all. See User Group permissions.. In… more »
  • One of the main features of the B2evolution CMS is the ability to manage multiple blogs with a single installation on your domain. more »
  • This page is about upgrading from version 0.9.0.x to 0.9.1 The latest documentation for upgrading is included in your blog bundle, in the doc directory, for example [codespan]doc/upgradefrom_b2evo.en-UK.html[/codespan]. The following documentation refe… more »
  • Look in _main.php (in the directory of your choosen skin) for <?php $Item->Content(); ?> this gives a result like: =>Read more Change it to <?php $Item->content( '#', '#', 'Read More', '' ); ?> for a result like this: Read more Change… more »
  • This refers to b2evolution versions 0.9.0.* Are you getting traffic from search engines for something that a referer spammer faked into your stats page? Would you like to keep your referer data and stats page visible to visitors but stop the undesira… more »
  • This man page applies to b2evolution version “phoenix” There are situation where you don’t want all your blogs called from the same directory on your web server. This page explains how to achieve this. Prerequisite In order to un… more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution 0.9.2 Let's assume you have a default installation of b2evolution: Blog All can be accessed through index.php?blog=1 Blog A can be accessed through index.php?blog=2 Blog B can be accessed through index.p… more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution version 0.9.0.10, but should be applicable to most versions that support evoSkins This is useful if you want to integrate b2evolution into an existing site, and keep the same "look and feel" throughout. It also wil… more »
  • How do I put pop-up comments in my skin? Open up your skin's _main.php file. In the <head> section of the file, add this bit of code: <?php comments_popup_script() // Include javascript to open pop up windows ?>Copy the _popup.php from the… more »
  • This refers to b2evolution version 0.9.0 To add your own smilie to your toolbar, first you need to open up plugins/_smilies.conf.php in your favourite editor. Copy one of the existing smilies from the $this->smilies = array( and make sure you paste yo… more »
  • [Es] [Nl] This page applies to b2evo 0.9 In the MainTemplate, before or after where the post content is displayed, add the following code: Posted by: <?php $Item->Author->prefered_name(); ?> If you want to link to all the posts of a certain au… 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 »
  • These are guidelines you should follow to make your code match the existing b2evolution code. The goal is to keep the coding style consistent throughout the whole project. more »
  • The file /conf/_local.php is not included in the b2evolution distribution. However, if you create it, it will be loaded after all other configuration files. Use this file for local configurations that you do not want to overwrite in case of an automatic… more »
  • This widget will display a list of profile pictures (typically random) registered on the site. Clicking on a profile will lead to the user’s page (disp = user). [image:5419:Example with specific parameters] Settings [image:8886] Block title:… more »
  • This widget will display the intro post or a featured post if one is available for the current collection. At this time this post only creates a "list of one item". It will call a customizable template to display the contents. Settings… more »
  • This widget will display a list of comments; click goes to comment. Settings [image:8855] Block title: specify the title that you want this widget to display in your collection (default entry: Recent Comments) Order: select how to sort the list of… more »
  • Simplified Item list for listing links from another blog. Note: this widget is removed in version 6.7.1+ because we don’t have a unique type for "Sidebar Links" any more. However you can still achieve the exact same behavior with the… more »
  • Simplified Item list for listing posts related to the Main list. It will follow the main list by matching tags. Settings [image:8842] Block title: specify the title that you want this widget to display in your collection (default entry: Related Posts)… more »
  • This widget displays links to like and share the current page (URL) on Facebook, using the standard Facebook Javascript widget. Settings [image:8906] Buttons to show: select if you would like to display "Like", "Share" or both… more »
  • This widget displays a calendar where each day that has posts is a link. Clicking on a day displays the post list (post "archives") for that day. The current day is also highlighted. Settings [image:8837] Block title: specify the title that… more »
  • This widget displays a list of links to the archives. It links to monthly archives by default, but this is configurable. more »