Blog extension

Blog by Plazathemes brings blogging to your e-commerce store . Blog is integrated right into the Magento backend so you can manage your blog and your e-commerce store all in the one place. With features such as facebook comments, review of customers about your store.


  1. Login your magento admin

  2. Magentothem -> Blog - > Configuration

    At Blog Settings:

    Some explanations :

    • Enable - Defines whether enable module or not

    • Route to Blog - Example URL : http://192.168.1.2/magento_test/ma_bravia_quickstart/index.php/blog then “blog” is Route to Blog.

    • Blog Title - Title of blog

    • Page layout - Choose layout for blog page.

    • Date Format - Format of date

    • Summary Character Count - Number of characters in a post to be displayed

    • Use Short Content Field - Defines whether enable module or not

    • Enable - If enabled, additional Short Content Field is taken instead of truncated main post.


    At Slide Settings:

    Some explanations :

    • Enable Slide - Defines whether enable slider or not

    • Width one column (PX) - The width of the slider.

    • Number of columns - Number of columns will be shown in slide

    • Number of rows - : Number of rows will be shown in slide

    • Speed of slide - The speed of slide

    • Auto Slide - Defines whether slide will be auto played or not

    • Max Slide Show - Maximum number of slideshow will be shown

    • Include Jquery - Defines whether include jquery or not


    At Menus and Links:

    Some explanations :

    • Enable Left Menu - Show posts in left sidebar

    • Enable Right Menu - Show posts in right sidebar

    • Recent Posts - The number of recent post to be displayed in the menu. 0 to disable.

  1. Login your magento admin

  2. Magentothem -> Blog -> Categories -> Add New

    We got:

    Below is parameters explanation:

    • Title : Title of category

    • Identifier :ID of category

    • Sort Order : Order of category

    • Store View :Choose store view you want to show categories

    • Description : Description of category

  3. Click Save Category button when finish.

  1. Login your magento admin

  2. Magentothem -> Blog -> Add Post -> Add New

    Below is parameters explanation:

    • Title : Title of post

    • Thumbnail Image : Thumbnail image of post

    • Identifier :ID of post

    • Store View :Choose store view for this post

    • Category : Choose category for this post. Default category is "News"

    • Tags : Type tag of this post

    • Short Content : Click "Show/Hide Editor" to input short content of this post

    • Content : Click "Show/Hide Editor" to input content of this post

    You can set keywords, description, poster, created date for this post Advanced Options tab

  3. Click Save Post button when finish.

  1. Login your magento admin

  2. Magentothem -> Blog -> Posts

  3. Choose the post you want to edit by click Edit at that post. Ex : "Rain On A Winter’s Day"

    Edit or duplicate, delete post.

  4. You can add new post by click Add Post

  5. Click Save Post when finish

  1. Login your magento admin

  2. Go to Magentothem -> Blog -> Comments

    • Click this comment to edit comment

      Below is parameters explanation:

      User : User name

      Status : Choose Approved to show comment, choose Unapproved to don’t show comment.

      Comment : Content of comment

      Or You can delete comment

    • You can click View to edit post

Support


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Important: While we aim to provide the best support possible, please keep in mind that it only extends to verified buyers and only to issues related to our theme like bugs and errors. Custom modifications or third party module implementations are not included.