• disp = userprefs

    This Disp is used to display an interface where the current User can change his preferences(s). The settings that the user is allowed to change are controlled through User Settings > Profiles. This, of course, only applies as long as the particular skin… more »
  • Item Type: Use of Location

    This is where you configure if the item type should require the use of location data such as country, region, sub-region, city, and/or coordinates. more »
  • Test SMTP Settings

    This screen allows you to perform the following tests: SMTP server connection Sending of test email via SMTP server Sending of test email via PHP mail() function 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 »
  • RSS/Atom feeds

    [image:626:] In this section, you can configure the way your posts are listed on RSS/Atom feeds. The Post feed contents option allows you to specify how much content will be made available in your post feeds. You can choose either to: post No feeds, w… more »
  • Other Permissions for Anonymous Users

    Allow to see user list Should anonymous users be allowed to access the user directory? Allow to see user profiles Should anonymous users be allowed to see detailed user profiles? Show only User Groups Levels Here you can restrict the users tha… more »
  • Comment Subscriptions

    In this section, you can allow users to subscribe and receive email notifications for comments on a specific post by checking the Email subscriptions option. This option is unchecked by default. 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 »
  • Content Hierarchy Widget

    This widget displays the content hierarchy of the current collection. This should be what you see in the left column of this manual page. The content hierarchy is a mix of the Categories, sub-categories and the Posts they contain. The depth of the tree… more »
  • Use of Comments in an Item

    This panel allows you to toggle the use of comments, add a custom message before the comment form, allow the closing and disabling of comments, and use of comment expiration for a particular item type. more »
  • Pages view

    This page displays a list of all Standalone Pages belonging to the current collection. more »
  • Newsletter/Email List Subscription Widget

    When placed into the sidebar, main area or any other Container, this widget allows registered users to subscribe / unsubscribe to an Email List. [image:8208:User is not subscribed yet] After clicking: [image:8209:User is now subscribed] Widget can be… more »
  • How to add custom CSS

    With CSS code, you can easily change the colors, sizes, margin, fonts and other presentation attributes of your web pages. Each b2evolution Skin comes with a CSS file that defines the presentation styles of that skin. Most b2evolution skins also offer… more »
  • Item Type: Custom Fields Panel

    Read the Custom Fields page for more information on creating custom fields. more »
  • Username Display Settings

    Bubble tips are help bubble that display when you hover over a username. They show the profile picture and a few details about the user. In the backoffice you can turn bubble tips on or off on this screen. In the front office, you can do this on every… more »
  • Registration of Commenters

    You can detect email addresses in comments and highlight it accordingly if you check the Email addresses option. This is checked by default. You can also setup a registration to your blog after a reader submits a comment by checking the Register after… more »
  • Guided Tour - The Invisibles

    b2evolution actually includes quite a few invisible features. This guide will reveal them to you so that you know they are there when you need them: Responsive images When you upload images to b2evolution, it will store the original high resolution file… more »
  • Item Subscriptions

    In this panel you can choose if Users are allowed subscribe to email notifications for Items/Posts. more »
  • Intros view

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

    See ale Coding Standard Guidelines. Do NOT write CSS, write LESS! Always write your code to a .less (or .sass) file and let Grunt compile it to a .css file and even a .min.css file. Use Grunt all the time Learn to use grunt in the background. It will… more »
  • Targeted CSS Selectors

    Many things can be customized very precisely by the use of smart CSS selectors. To that extent you can leverage the CSS classes that b2evolution adds to the <body> element. For example the homepage may have: HTML<body… more »
  • Metadata Features

    This tab allows you to set the meta data for your collection. more »
  • Sample / Example Blogs

    Why are there already posts on my new blog? When you first install b2evolution your database is populated with several collections, each containing sample posts. If your first thought is to delete everything you see, don’t do it! Hold on a minute.… more »
  • Aggregation

    This allows you to aggregate the contents of multiple Collections into the current collection. more »
  • Tag Cloud Widget

    This widget displays a tag cloud for the current collection (or for one/multiple other "source collections" if specified). Clicking on a tag goes to the post list (in the "destination collection" if specified), filtered on the… more »
  • Comment Recycle Bin

    This panel allows you to specify the number of days a recycled comment is kept in the recycle bin before it is purged. Warning: This setting affects ALL collections in the system. more »
  • Subscribe to Collection Updates Widget

    This widget displays checkboxes or links that allow the user to subscribe/unsubscribe to email notifications on the current collection. [image:5789:Widget with display mode set to show options using text] The widget has some display settings (see below)… more »
  • Content Blocks view

    This screen shows a list of all Content Blocks in the current collection. more »
  • Item Statuses allowed for this Item Type

    This list will let you manage which Item Statuses will be assignable to the current Item Type when using the Workflow View for example. more »
  • Breadcrumb Path Widget

    Displays a breadcrumb path from the category root to the current post, going through sub-categories. By default, this uses the main category of the post being displayed. Then it recurses back to the root. Settings Separator: specify the separator… more »