Important Concepts

  • 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 less options or no evoBar at all. See User Group permissions.. In… more »
  • A Collection is the generic term used in b2evolution to define a collection of Posts/Items/Articles/Topics/Manual Pages/etc. that are bound together to form a Blog, Forum, Online Manual, etc. By default, each of your Collections also becomes a Section… more »
  • Item Types (previously called Post Types ) allow you to define the characteristics of a set of Items/Posts by specifying its usage and enabling certain features for each type. more »
  • The Item Usage defines the internal function of an Item Type. For example: "Blog Post", "Post with custom fields" and "Manual Page" may be 3 Item-Types that all have the usage of "In content flow Post".… more »
  • Bubble tips are help bubbles that display when you hover over a username. They show the profile picture and a few details about the User. more »