Posting to Your Blog

Adding posts to your blog is as simple as word processing with the familiar XSite Content Editor.  To post to your blog:

  1. Hover over XSite in the top toolbar and click Blog in the toolbar that drops down.

  2. Click New Post in the Blogging pane on the left.

  3. In the screen that appears, type a Subject for your new post.  This text appears on your blog page separating each entry.  The date and time of your post are added automatically.
      HINT:

    The subject and date items are listed on your blog page using the same color scheme as your "Left" or "Secondary" navigation settings, depending upon the Theme you choose.  To change these colors, just edit your Theme Preferences.

  4. Click to place your cursor in the main Content Editor section and write your post.

  5. When you're done, click Save as Draft to save your work and return to post it later OR click Submit Post to place the post on your live blog immediately.

 

Editing Your Drafts

If you saved your work as a draft, you can go back and edit it at any time.  To edit a draft on your blog:

  1. Hover over XSite in the top toolbar and click Blog in the toolbar that drops down.

  2. Click Drafts in the Blogging pane on the left.

  3. Then, do one of the following:

Updating Previous Posts

At times, you may find that you've posted something to your blog that you'd like to change.  All of your entries are kept and can be modified at any time.

  1. Hover over XSite in the top toolbar and click Blog in the toolbar that drops down.

  2. Click Previous Posts in the Blogging pane on the left.

  3. Then, do one of the following:
  HINT:

If the post you need to edit is not displayed, look in the Archive section at the bottom of the screen for items you may have posted in the past.