JoomBlog

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Using Joomla! JoomBlog component you get easy-to-use tool with many useful features and settings. No tons of cluttered elements slowing your blog down! JoomBlog extension has the following features:
 
Multiple Blogs on One Site
Set up as many blogs as it is required. They can be Private and Corporate, thematic and general, they all can be available in one interface and listed in a free module List of Blogs.
 
Team Blogging
Create both Personal and Team blogs. With JoomBlog extension multiple bloggers can contribute to a single blog. It is possible to give different permissions to blog users: you decide which members have administrative authority and those who are just authors.
 
User-Friendly Dashboard
The blogging component comes with dashboard for instant blogging. You can edit blog, save blog posts’ drafts and schedule publishing. You can set blog to publish blog posts automatically just immediately after saving. Familiar blog dashboard features you'd expect are available: category and tabs creation, ‘read more…’ text changing, adding meta parameters. HTML editor can be used.
 
Social Network Integration
Connect your Joomla! blog with Social Network sites Facebook (via the Like button), Twitter, Google+ and stream new blog posts there. You can promote your blog online using JoomBlog extension integration with Add this service what makes social bookmarking very easy.
 
JomSocial Integration
Share blog posts in JomSocial. Special JomSocial application makes it possible to show personal blog posts on JomSocial profile page. There is a possibility to configure who can see posts in JomSocial – only group of friends, only registered users, all visitors.
 
Commenting System
JoomBlog component has its own built-in commenting system for blog posts and it lets blog readers make comments on posts. It is possible to moderate comments and integrate JoomBlog extension with Discus service too. If integration with JomSocial is set up, user’s avatars from JomSocial will be shown in comments.
 
Anti-spam Protection
To prevent your Joomla! blog from spam attacks the commenting system has anti-spam CAPTCHA protection.
 
Rating
Users can rate blog posts.
 
Blog Categories and Multi Categories
Set up necessary categories for blogs and sort out articles between them in your blog section of the site. Publishing of one blog post into several categories it possible.
 
Tagging and Tag-Based Search
Add tags to each blog post. All tags users add in the blog section are available in free module Tags Cloud. It is possible to filter blog posts using tags. Global blog search can be done using Tags category of the blog component and Tags field in the Search box.
 
Search within the Blog Extension
JoomBlog component has incorporated global search tool. Carry out search using blogger’s name, key words and tags. Add Search menu item in the blog section to filter blog posts on your site.
 
RSS Feeds
Blog readers can subscribe for blog RSS feeds.
 
Blog Component Archive
Set up blog posts archive. Users can filter posts using links in a free module Archive Posts or special calendar.
 
Search Engine Optimization
The JoomBlog component uses the built-in Joomla! plugin for Search Engine Optimization.
 
Customizable Blog’s Template
This Joomla! blog component picks your site’s template styles immediately after installation. It uses colors and fonts of your site and you don’t need spend time on choosing the appropriate template or pay for customization. Flexible blog section menu settings, it is possible to publish and hide elements of the blog component.
 

 

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Joomla! JoomBlog component is compatible with Joomla! 1.5 - 2.5. This guide is designed specifically for the Joomla  JoomBlog version 1.0.x installed on Joomla 2.5.