• List Collections (REST)

    GET /api/v1/collections This lists the collections depending on their Show in Front-office list setting. Response is an array of Collections having each the following properties: Collection properties Name Type Description id integer Collection… more »
  • List Users (REST)

    GET /api/v1/users This lists the users as API equivalent of disp = users. Response is an array of the following properties: Name Type Description found integer Number of found users page integer Current page page_size integer Number users per… more »
  • multiblogs.php

    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 »
  • Make an XML Site Map

    b2evolution comes with 2 files that generate XML sitemaps if you need them. Start with sitemap_a.php if you want a sitemap for a single blog ot with sitemap_blogs.php if you want a sitemap for your whole site (all blogs). more »
  • Stub File

    A Stub File is a placeholder file that will make a particlar Blog or Collection live in a particular place of your website. For example you could create a stub file called myblog.php at the root of your website so that your blog could be accessed at ht… more »
  • contact.php

    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 »
  • Default URL for New Collections

    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 »
  • Free Social Links Widget

    This widget allows to freely configure up to 7 social link widgets. For each link, select the Social Network and enter the matching profile URL. The social networks are defined in the User Fields settings. Each of the networks/fields may have a specific… more »
  • summary.php

    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 »
  • a_noskin.php

    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 »
  • Security Options

    Under this section, you can modify the required password length, enable strict logins, and choose whether or not special characters are required in user generated passwords. 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). [image:8030] more »
  • System requirements

    In a nutshell: you need a webserver with PHP 5 and MySQL 5 or later. more »
  • FTP 101: How to upload and manage files on your web server

    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 »
  • About Different Blog/Collection Types

    There are four types of blogs that you can use on a domain that has b2evolution installed on it. more »
  • The In-skin Edit Screen

    The In-skin Edit Screen is the easiest way to edit content but it may not be available in the Evo Skin you are currently using. more »
  • Post/Comment Visibility Statuses

    The visibility status shows who should be able to see a a post or a comment. more »
  • Adding Images or Photos

    There are two ways a photo/image can appear on a blog post in b2evolution. more »
  • Auto-Upgrade Procedure

    There is a built in automatic upgrade feature in recent versions of b2evolution. However this is still experimental and we still encounter some bugs here. Thus, at this point we still recommend you use the Standard Upgarde Procedure? until this has p… more »
  • Performance Optimization

    There are several things you can do to optimize the performance of your system. Fast Hosting First off, obviously, you may need a faster [http://b2evolution.net/web-hosting/top-quality-best-webhosting.php web host] (we have [http://b2evolution.net/w… more »
  • Slug

    The slug is the last part of the URL that uniquely identifies a page/resource on your b2evolution installation. For example, if you have an URL like http://www.mysite.com/cat/subcat/hello-world, in this cas the slug is hello-world. Slugs are unique wi… more »
  • Installation Guide - Getting Started

    This short guide will tell you what you need to know to install b2evolution for the first time. more »
  • Default collections

    Default collection to display This is the collection that will be displayed by default when accessing the homepage of the whole site ($baseurl). Collection for info pages (& shared content blocks) If a collection is selected here, all Standalone… more »
  • Guided Tour - Taking Control

    This page will guide you through the process of taking control of your site. We will show you: How to customize your site; How to add & remove collections; How to change the look & feel; How to add & remove content. At the end of this guide… more »
  • Guided Tour - Back-Office

    In this page, we will walk you through the Back-Office a.k.a. the Admin Interface. This is the place where you do all the administrative tasks that the general public of your site doesn’t have access to. (Note that you can actually set very… more »
  • Content & Privacy Issues

    If you are reading this, you have likely stumbled upon an issue with content published on a website powered by b2evolution. Please understand that b2evolution is free software that anyone can [http://b2evolution.net/downloads/index.html download] and t… more »
  • Display options

    This section contains thee fields that you can set to change your display settings. Default blog to display This blog will be displayed on index.php. Create new blog ยป Order blogs by Select default blog list order. Order direction Select defaul… more »
  • Workflow Features Panel

    This option enables the Workflow View tab and the Workflow Panel. When this is enabled, properties like Priority, Status and Deadline may be assigned to posts. It is also possible to assign posts to specific users. This option is disabled by default.… more »
  • Workflow Panel

    This Panel can appear in the backoffice and in the front office when Worfklow is enabled in Workflow Settings. [image:7758] more »
  • Managing post statuses

    Posts statuses can be assigned to individual posts when the Workflow feature is enabled in the Workflow Features Panel. This screen allows to edit the possible statuses that can be assigned to posts. [image:4174] more »