• Best practices recommend you do not show any technical error messages to users because if they are malicious, those error messages can help them gain knowledge about the technical details of the server and help them refine an attack strategy. Thus we r… more »
  • This panel contains miscellaneous Antispam options. more »
  • This widget displays a list of links to the archives. It links to monthly archives by default, but this is configurable. more »
  • This tab shows you a list of all keyphrases that have been used to search content on your site. more »
  • personman modified the built-in importer to work with LiveJournal blogs. Get all that you need from his site? more »
  • See this forum thread for instructions on how to migrate from Blogger. more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution version: 0.8.9 Main upgrade Follow instructions provided with your distribution. As always, it is very wise to do a backup of your current website / blog / database (depending on what you already have) before start… more »
  • Got a question? Got a problem? Where can you find help? more »
  • Many users would like to just add a flag for their country, even if they don't use a localized version for their language. Here's how to proceed: Find the ISO 3166 code for your country. Let's assume it is XY. Find a flag for your country an… more »
  • Principle The goal of crumbs is to prevent a hacker from being able to blindly carry out actions on your blog by tricking you into clicking on a link. For example, let’s suppose a hacker sends you an email containing a link saying "click h… more »
  • If your computer is running Linux it may very well already include a local web server. If not, you may install XAMPP from this site: http://www.apachefriends.org/download.html Once you have a local webserver (Apache, PHP & MySQL) installed, you can… more »
  • Warning: The following assumes you have administrative access to the Windows server where b2Evolution is served from and that the Task Scheduler service is enabled. These instructions are valid for Windows Server 2000 and 2003. They will probably work… more »
  • It happens frequently that some third party skins or plugins are not designed to use only the official API of b2evolution. Many are hacking into the core which creates problems on upgrade. If you are using a custom skin, start by switching back to a st… more »
  • There is a built in automatic upgrade feature in b2evolution 5.1 and above. It is generally a good idea to try this before using a more complex form of upgrading. However, it is always advised that you make a backup of your site beforehand. more »
  • This is relevant if you have spam detection plugins installed. You will be able to define the weight of each installed and enabled antispam plugin in relation with the other plugins. more »
  • This is typically used for "Social Link Icons". It can displays logos linking to twitter, facebook, Google+, etc. This widget displays icons that link to the URLs defined on a user profile. Each URL that is defined in a user profile field and… 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 shows you which search engines have been referring the most visitors to your web site after they searched for something on their engine. more »
  • /conf/_application.php configure the b2evolution application. You typically shouldn’t edit this file and replace it with the new version at each upgrade. This file especially contains the version number and date used to compare versions during… more »
  • This widget will display a list of currently applied filters on the current view of items in the collection. It will also have "remove" buttons to remove the filters we don’t want to apply. more »
  • See: Setting up multiple domains Multi Domain Test Environment Additionally: If you use Google Analytics, you may want to read their section about Tracking Multiple Domains more »
  • Plugins that do not get shipped with b2evolution have to provide their own translations. Inside your plugin’s directory (e.g. <code>example_plugin/</code>), create a directory called <code>locales</code>, where you create… more »
  • This widget displays links to the RSS and/or Atom feeds for Post and/or Comments of the current collection. Settings [image:8881] Title: specify the title that you want this widget to display in your collection. Help link: check this to display… more »
  • /conf/_basic_config.template.php is not used by b2evolution after installation. It is only here to serve as a starting point to create _basic_config.php more »
  • When option "Also install all test features." is selected on install screen b2evolution installs additional test features with informing with yellow message like what you can see on the image: [image:8710] Full list of the test features: On… more »
  • When checkbox "This is a local / test / intranet installation." is enabled on the installer screen: Turn off gravatar for user profiles Setting "Default gravatars" is set to "Gravatar", otherwise "Default… more »
  • Using b2evolution on an intranet isn’t much different from a regular internet installation. However, in some cases there might be specifics, which we will list below. During Setup The installer screen has a checkbox for intranet installs. Make… more »
  • THIS PAGE IS DEPRECATED. In a newer release, my language file contains translations that do not make sense... Yes, this is normal. These translations are automatic guesses for new strings you haven't translated yet. They marked as fuzzy and they ar… more »
  • Importing Posts and Comments b2evolution has some built in importing features which you can use or modify to help import your blog from another blogging system. Importing from Movable Type # Use MT’s export functionality to create a .TXT file co… more »
  • This widget displays common navigation links such as "Home", "Recently", "Archives", "Categories", "Latest Comments"… This widget is not very useful any more since we have a "Menu"… more »