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Category: b2evolution Tips

Skins, Stubs, Templates & website integration...

By default, blogs are displayed using an evoskin. (More on skins in another post.) This means, blogs are accessed through 'index.php', which loads default parameters from the database and then passes on the display job to a skin. Alternatively, if yo… more »

Featured post

This is a demo of a featured post. It will be featured whenever we have no specific "Intro" post to display for the current request. To see it in action, try displaying the "Announcements" category. Also note that when the post is featured, it does n… more »

Apache optimization...

In the /blogs folder there is a file called [sample.htaccess]. You should try renaming it to [.htaccess]. This will optimize the way b2evolution is handled by the webserver (if you are using Apache). This file is not active by default because a few hos… more »

About widgets...

b2evolution blogs are installed with a default selection of Widgets. For example, the sidebar of this blog includes widgets like a calendar, a search field, a list of categories, a list of XML feeds, etc. You can add, remove and reorder widgets from th… more »

About skins...

By default, b2evolution blogs are displayed using an evoskin. You can change the skin used by any blog by editing the blog settings in the admin interface. You can download additional skins from the skin site. To install them, unzip them in the /blog… more »