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Subscribe to the Blogactiv daily newsletter!

Posted by Blogactiv Team on 10/07/08

You can now subscribe to the Blogactiv daily newsletter (English version). This new feature aims to help you to follow Blogactiv bloggers’ articles and keep you aware of current discussions on the blog platform. Please note that a Blogactiv daily newsletter is also available in French. Based on a FeedBurner application, this automated newsletter aggregates [...]

Blogactiv Reloaded

Posted by Blogactiv Team on 09/06/08

Eight months after its official launch, Blogactiv, the leading blog platform dedicated to European affairs, will put a revamped version online on the 9thof June 2008 with the objective to provide Blogactiv bloggers with the best services and increase interactivity with the European blogosphere. Welcome to Blogactiv 1.0! After eight months of beta testing, we [...]

Allow readers to contact you but avoid getting spam

Posted by blogmanager on 10/03/08

Interactivity is in the nature of blogs . Most of it takes place on blogs themselves – posts are being published, readers comment on them, other bloggers comment, adding links to their own posts, blog posts linking to another blog posts are linked in over pingbacks. Occasionally, however, you may want to get in touch [...]

How to start a covert blog

Posted by blogmanager on 14/02/08

When you have just started your blog, chances are that you don’t want all visitors to the Blogactiv site to know about it before you have done some basic customisation and perhaps posted one post other than “Hello World!” That’s easy to do: In the back office, under “Plug-Ins”, activate “Set blog private view” You [...]

How to start a multi-user blog

Posted by blogmanager on 20/11/07

Every blog on Blogactiv can easily be set up to publish posts by as many users as you want. In order to have a multi-user blog, first create a blog as described here, if you haven’t already done so As the first user, you will automatically be the administrator for the blog, which means that [...]

Got ugly links?

Posted by blogmanager on 20/11/07

If you see a long link that you included in a Blogactiv post not respect column borders and mess up the right-hand sidebar, like this: , there is consolation: You are not the only. Some error that we are trying to resolve is preventing long links from breaking at line ends. If you want [...]

Interact and Widen Your Network

Posted by Mark F. Rendeiro on 02/11/07

So you’ve got your blog and you’re writing posts, but you’re wondering about how to get a boost in visitors or comments. If your goal is to expand your readership and foster some quality comment discussions, then it is a good idea to interact with the blogging community. This community includes other Blogactiv bloggers, of [...]

Using the Advanced Editor Plug-In

Posted by blogarchitect on 04/10/07

A useful plug-in, particularly for giving structure to long posts. Installing this plug in essentially adds a second row of editing buttons to your write page, allowing you to: apply the ‘standard styles’ to paragraphs (heading 1 … heading 6, plus 1-2 others) apply styles such as superscript and subscript, font colour, etc. insert horizontal [...]

Using the WordPress Bookmarklet

Posted by blogarchitect on 04/10/07

As mentioned in Getting Started, we recommend that you install the PressIt Bookmarket, which makes creating posts based on stuff you come across on the web very easily. You can install it incredibly easily (a simple ‘right click’) from the bottom of the Write Page. Once installed, it works like this: you’re browsing the web [...]

Welcome to the Beta Version

Posted by Blogactiv Team on 25/09/07

Use this blog to note and share problems encountered during pre-launch testing with Blogactiv’s technical support. If you’re reading this, chances are that you’re taking a look under the bonnet of Blogactiv during its ‘beta’, pre-launch testing phase. Welcome in. The site has a number of known issues that are being fixed. If you do [...]

Blogactiv Technical Support rss

Welcome! Here is a blog entirely dedicated to Blogactiv platform in itself. Follow closely this blog if you want to have news about Blogactiv, get help on issues and discuss the blog platform more.