Write Blog Articles
By making blog section in the structured document tree of CMS, we can write blog posts on the website with main contents.
If you do not set up the blog on the CMS, and you want to use blog, please take a look at this page.
At first, you have to know how to manage blog in the web contents which are managed with Content Management System.
The blog section's structure is following.
In this structure, there are following 3 types of pages.
- Blog Top
- Archive Page
- Blog Article
These pages are web pages which is managed by Content Management System (CMS).
The deference between the pages of main contents and ones of blog section is the Page Type. You can set the Page Type easily by content editor. The Page Type is one of the attribute of the page managed with CMS.
The Blog Top and Archive pages has "blog-category" value, and Blog Article pages has "blog" value. In addition to the Page Type, you can set template for each type of pages.
The actual structure of website is like following picture.
The top directory of the blog. This page contains Blog Archive Directories in it.
There is one Blog Section Top page and all of pages relevant to blog are under this page.
The Blog Section Top's Page Type is "blog-category". This is same with one of Blog categories and Archive page.
In default template set, the template for Blog Section Top is "Blog Top Page".
There are multiple blog categories in the Blog section. The blog category contains blog articles.
The blog category can be the category for theme, or archive of blog articles. You can build the blog categories freely.
The Blog categories and Archive page's Page Type is "blog-category". This is same with one of Blog Section Top.
In default template set, the template for Blog category page is "Blog Category".
The blog articles are in the blog categories.
The Blog Articles' Page Type is "blog". This type is most used type in the blog section.
In default template set, the template for Blog Article page is "Blog Article".
After making Blog Top Section and Blog category, you can write new articles. In order to write a new article, right click the blog category or latest article in the category if articles are there in the category.
And select "Add a new page" from the context menu shown after right click. Then following dialog box to add a new page appears.
On this dialog box, you have to input is following inputs.
- Page Code
- Blog Title
- Page type (input "blog")
- Page Template (Input Blog Article Page)
About Page Template, if you select blog article on right clicking to show context menu, the default value is same with one to set.
But if you select the blog category, please change the value into ones for blog article.
And about the position, if you selected the latest blog article, please select "Before this node". If you selected blog category, then select "inside this node".
After inputting these information, please click the "Create Node" button. Then a new blog article page node is created on the structured tree nodes managed by Content Management System.
By setting the keyword tag group to the blog article, you can set links from main articles.
About the detail of keyword tag's setting, please take a look at Keyword Tag group.