How Tos

Some issues are easy, that even a non-techie can solve it. Here are the lists of 'How-tos' that will help you to fix simple issues.

How to Create Category As Page Content Separated From EasyBlog

EasyBlog5 allows you to separate the main articles of your site from the blogs that your member will use. If you do not want to show a certain page in the activity stream and keeping the category hidden from site users, the steps shall help you achieve it.

  1. Create a category and set the Privacy Assigned Joomla User Group. To do so, navigate to EasyBlog > Category > Permissions.

    Category Page Content

    Next, you will need to decide the permission for which user group could view/edit the blog posts from this category.

    Category Page Content

  2. To hide this category from the blog frontpage, go to Joomla Menu Manager and edit Easyblog Frontpage Menu Item. Simply exclude the desired category or any other categories you wanted to hide.

    Category Page Content

  3. To create any page content, just head to Easyblog create new post. Just remember to select the correct category. Assuming that the hidden category is General.

    Category Page Content

  4. You would also like to create Joomla menu links to access these content. Create a (Posts) Single Post menu and select the desired blog to be displayed.

    Category Page Content

That's all. Happy blogging!