How to Start Posting with MODx Mini-Blogs

Setting up a mini-blog is relatively simple. Here's what you need to do to get started with making new posts:

  1. Login to the MODx Control Panel.
  2. Create a new Webuser by clicking the Users > Manage web users link.
  3. Make sure to check the Site Admins Webuser Group at the bottom of the page.
  4. Go to the login page and login using this newly created Webuser information.
  5. You should now notice a new Add a Blog Entry menu item that automatically appeared under the Blog Page link in the right column.

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siteadmin
Posts: 2
Moderation
Reply #6 on : Tue October 10, 2006, 05:28:01
In this setup the Site Admins group is defined as being the moderator for this particular comment view. These users will have extra moderation options

Manager users, Moderators or Trusted users can post bad words like: dotNet.
admin
Posts: 1
Managers
Reply #5 on : Tue October 10, 2006, 05:18:07
Comments posted when only logged in as a manager user will use your manager name.

Moderators options are always shown when you are logged in as manager user.
siteadmin
Posts: 2
Posting when logged in
Reply #4 on : Tue October 10, 2006, 05:15:10
When you are logged in your own posts have a special color so you can easily spot them from the comment view.

The form also does not display any guest fields when logged in.
Anonymous
Posts: 4
No abuse
Reply #3 on : Tue October 10, 2006, 05:04:41
Notice that I can't abuse <b>html</b>, , or [+placeholder+] tags.

A new line also doesn't come unnoticed.
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