Creating blogs


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Creating blogs

Blogs are good for your site in two ways. First, blog-centered sites are very popular, as the success of WordPress attests. The best way to create one of those sites in Drupal Gardens is to start with a blog template that you learned about in video about getting started with Drupal Gardens. Second, blogs give your sites' members a chance to express themselves. In exchange, they feel more loyalty toward your site, and they give you valuable free content. Regardless of what template you start of with, blogs are very easy to create, and Drupal Gardens adds a nice little tweak to the way Core Drupal traditionally handles them. Let's take a look.

First of all, you will have to turn on the Blog module if it's not already on. Chances are it is, but let's take a look and make sure. Go up to the Modules button here, and there it is, Blog. It's already turned on. There is another part that's added by Drupal Gardens that's not in core Drupal, called Flexible blogs. As we sc...

Creating blogs
Video duration: 4m 41s 6h 6m Appropriate for all Updated Nov 10, 2011

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Creating blogs provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal Gardens Essential Training

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