- Entry Status: Each entry has a status of Draft or Publish. Draft entries do
not show up when visitors view your blog nor can they be searched.
- Entry Date: The entry date can be changed to any date you choose. It
defaults to the current date and time.
- Comments: Every entry has the option to allow or not allow comments.
- Comment Notify: Users can choose to recieve email of new comments made to
each blog entry.
BlogText allows users to insert images
and video into blog entries with an easy to use editor. This editor will allow
you to create folders for your files. Linking to these images, videos, and files
is easy when you use the BlogText entry editor.
After you insert objects such as images, video's, table, and links, you can
view thier properties and edit them in the properties section of the editor.
- Insert Link: You can create a hyperlink by selecting text
that you have typed in the editor and clicking the button. You will be asked for a link. After you have created the
link, you can change its properties by click on the hyperlink you just
created. The properties panel will should look like the
image below in the properties panel. From the link properties
panel, you can remove the link, change the link to a file
you already have or want to uplaod. You can change
the target of the link so that it opens in a new window or
the same window.
- Insert Image: To insert an image or images into your blog
entry, click the button. This will open the file explorer.
From the file explorer you can create folders, upload mutiple files at once.
When you are done uploading files, select the image you want to insert and click
If you click on images inside the blogtext editor the
properties panel will change to show the properties for the selected image. From
the image properties panel you can change the size of the image, link the image
to a file, add a border, align the image, and more.
- Insert Video: To insert a video into a blog entry, is very
similar to inserting an image. The difference is properties panel for uploaded
video. Depending upon the type of video you are inserting, there will be
different options in the properties. Video properties include size of video
display, alternate image, auto start, show display, show
controls, show status bar and video alignment.
Inserting Video HTML - If you want to insert video from
services like google video or youtube.com, you will need to view
the source of your entry. Place the cursor where you want
to insert the video code. Then click this button. Clicking the code/design button will allow you
to paste the code for the video. After you paste the video source code you
can go back to design mode by click the button
- Spell Check: The blogtext editor comes with a spell check
and custom dictionary. You will also be able to use the spell check when using
other features of blogtext. To start a spell check click the spell check
button in the tool bar, or highlight a word in the editor, right
click on it and choose spell check.
- Editor Help: There are a lot more options in the editor. To
find out more about them, click the help button and
then click the button you want to know more about.