How to Add a New Entry to your Blog

Tutorial

Multiple blogs can be added to your MemberGate site. Learn how to create a post to add to the blog. 

1. Under 'Blogs' choose 'Add/Edit Blog Entry'

Under 'Blogs' choose 'Add/Edit Blog Entry'

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2. From the drop down menu choose the blog to which the new post will be added. Click the 'Select Blog' button.

From the drop down menu choose the blog to which the new post will be added. Click the 'Select Blog' button.

How to Add a New Entry to your Blog
3. From the drop down menu choose 'New Entry' and Click the 'Select Entry' button.

 From the drop down menu choose 'New Entry' to add a new post or choose an existing entry to edit it. Click the 'Select Entry' button.

How to Add a New Entry to your Blog
4. Blog Headline: Enter the headline for this specific blog entry.

Blog Headline: Enter the headline for this specific blog entry.

 

5. Blog Entry Author: Enter the writer of this specific blog entry.

Blog Entry Author: Enter the writer of this specific blog entry.

 

6. Blog Entry Status: Select 'Active' from the drop down menu for the post to show on your blog.

Blog Entry Status: Select 'Active' from the drop down menu for the post to show on your blog. Select 'Inactive' from the drop down menu so the blog entry is no published on your blog.

 

7. Active Date: Set the date for the blog entry.

Active Date: Set the date for the blog entry. The blog entries are arranged by the active date. The most recent date will appear at the top of the blog. 

 

8. Blog Entry: Enter the text for the main body of the blog.

Blog Entry: Enter the text for the main body of the blog. The WYSIWYG editor can be used to format the blog text. Images can be added using the image icon. Please see the tutorial on adding images using the image icon for instructions if needed.

 

9. Click the 'Create This Blog Entry' button

Click the 'Create This Blog Entry' button

How to Add a New Entry to your Blog

10. The blog entry will be automatically published on the blog page of your site

The blog entry will be automatically published on the blog page of your site (assuming the blog cf tag has been placed on a content or department page)