When you navigate to your group blogs, you may see an Options panel on the blog Home Page or post page that gives you capabilities for that blog or post. Here are common functionalities for a blog owner who can create and edit posts.

Blog options

Blog option

Description

Write a blog post

Allows you to create a post for the blog. You must have the Blog - Create Post permission.

Edit this post

Allows you to edit a blog post.

My blog dashboard

Opens the blog Manage > Posts page in the Control Panel. From here, you can edit or delete posts. (You can also navigate to navigate to Manage comments, posts, content pages, tags, feedback, snippets, and spam.)

Edit blog settings

Opens the blog Configure > Blog Setup > Title & Description page in the Control Panel. From here, you can change the blog's title/description. You can also navigate to the Email tab, About tab, and Search Engine optimization tab.

Manage content pages

Opens the blog Manage > Content pages page in the Control Panel, where you can add, copy, rename, change layout, or delete blog content pages. You can also navigate to other Manage functions as listed in the blog Dashboard item.

Edit this theme

Opens the blog Configure > Themes page in the Control Panel. From here, you can select from the available themes, customize the theme, import or export a theme, and revert the theme to previously configured default. You can also navigate to other Configure page options listed under the Edit blog settings item.

Subscribe via RSS

Add an RSS feed for the blog and all posts in the blog.

Blog administration

Opens the Blog Setup page in the Control Panel. From here, you can change the blog's title; change its web address, specify the authors who can manage this blog, including multi-user blogging; change the blog group; enable the blog; enable aggbugs; enable post indexing; enable inclusion of the blog in community aggregate, and select its default language. You can navigate from here to the Permissions tab.

Home

Navigates to the blog Home Page.

Add this blog as a favorite

Adds the blog to your favorite list, which is shown on your profile.

Add this post as a favorite

Adds this blog post to your favorite list, which is shown on your profile.

RSS for posts

Add an RSS feed for the post.

RSS for post comments

Receive comments for this post via RSS.

RSS for comments

Subscribes via RSS to any comments on the blog.

Atom

Subscribes to the Atom feed for the blog.

RSS for comments

Add an RSS feed for any comments published to the blog.

Email subscribe to this blog

Sends you notifications of any new posts in the blog. The Send notifications option on your Email options page must be enabled in order to be notified of new posts.

Email subscribe/unsubscribe to comments to this blog post

Sends you notifications of any new comments on this post.

Subscribe to this post

Sends you notifications of any new comments on this post.

Create new blog

Opens a form that enables you to create a new blog and specify its group.

Share this

Opens a private message window containing the link to this post that you can send to another community member.