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Add subcategories in Sharepoint blog categories

How to add subcategories to categories in SharePoint 2010 blog? And can we display it in drop down list on homepage so that the user can navigate from there?
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends report for, and then do one of the following: For a ...
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Hash Tagging and Mentions in a Blog Post/Comment

I have a SharePoint Blog site configured and used in my company. I want to increase engagement on that blog by using social features like Hash Tagging and mentions. Is there any way that I could do ...
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How to use SP13 Search to show the most read blog posts during last 7 days?

We have 2 blogs, on different sites, on our intranet. On the homepage, we use a content by Content Search Web Part because we'd like to show a top 5 list of the most read/viewed posts (from either of ...
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RSS feed - from a blog

I have multiple blogs within my SharePoint site. These blogs I wish to generate more views, with help from RSS on my SharePoint home page. How do I set up the feed containing the blog on my homepage? ...
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Embedding Video in Blog Post?

Is it possible to embed a video into a blog site post using a simple URL from the end user's perspective? I have tried two approaches: ...
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Regarding Blog-subsite in Office 365 Public Facing site

It would be great if any one help/suggest . Regarding public facing site in O-365 . Can we create a Blog-site in O-365 and can we provide it anonymous access . Thank You..!!
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Add Rich text column to the Blog Post comment (SharePoint 2013)

I am trying to customize the Blog post comments in SharePoint 2013 by adding a new custom column using RichText (called RTBody) and hiding the old one called Body in several pages, such as Post.aspx ...
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Blog display shows list rather than Inline/Box/Basic layout

I've moved my blogs from SP2010 to SP2013, and the original Posts Web Part doesn't render correctly, it shows the error Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web ...
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Allow anonymous users to comment on blog in sharepoint blog site in sharepoint 2013

I have a blog site in sharepoint 2013. I've to make the entire site anonymous. The anonymous users are able to view the posts but if I try to comment on a post as anonymous user, it shows error that ...
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How to duplicate paging buttons on a SharePoint blog to avoid long scrolling?

Since the paging buttons of a SharePoint blog are at the bottom of the page, users have to scroll down all the posts displayed if they want to see older posts. How can I duplicate paging buttons to ...
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Only show first preview of posts on blog site homepage

We have a SharePoint blog site, with the default Posts view on the home page. Some of the posts are quite long, and take up all of the page, removing any value in having a list of posts on the ...
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How to add quick launch to the blog site in SharePoint 2010?

I want to remove the default blog navigation which is categories and archives and just create custom links with the SP navigation feature in All Site Settings. The problem is that in blog sites, the ...
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How to solve error with comments paging on blog site?

We have a news functionality in SP2013 based on the blog site template. The problem occurs when a post receives more than 10 comments: SharePoint adds a paging button (the left and right arrows) in ...
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How to change the Comments view/sorting in blog site?

We have a news site based on the SharePoint Server 2013 Blog site. Does anyone know if it is possible to change the default sorting order of the Comments web part: by default it sorts comments by "old ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Reset Default Blog Post Web Parts (Comments)

I have setup several blog sites in SharePoint 2010, but all site owners did not want the comments functionality visible. So I removed the web part that was there by default for a post. Now a couple ...
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No way to restore a Post.aspx blog view?

A bug in SharePoint 2013 which breaks the Posts.aspx page. Reproduce: 1) Click on the title of any blog post to open up the Post.aspx?ID=N view. 2) Place the page in edit mode and then place the ...
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How to deal with list thresholds?

Our client has a news functionality in our intranet based on the standard blog template in SharePoint 2013. The Posts list contains about 4,600 blog posts and the Comments list contains nearly 6,300 ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Online: Customized blog post display

I'm trying to customise the display of a blog post item (individual post) to add a "feature image" to the top of the post, and to change the Author to a custom People picker field. From my ...
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Unable to publish pictures in Blog using Word 2010 to SharePoint 2013

I created a new site collection (SharePoint 2013 on-prem, Community template) and blog subsite. All out of the box, no customization. I open Word 2010, create a new Blog Post, register the blog site ...
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Creating a content query web part to display blogs from mysites?

New to SharePoint , but grabbing the bull by both horns. At present I have been tasked displaying multiple blog entries from various users mysite blog pages. Trying to limit this to the latest three ...
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Can't leave comment on BLOG post

On our system, users are unable to leave comments on BLOGs. Even the creator of the blog post can't leave comments. There is no "Add a Comment" box underneath the blog post at all. Has anyone ever ...
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Public Blog in O365, how can visitors leave response?

Let's say you have a Blog site hosted in Office 365 and you write a blogpost. Users in SharePoint can comment and leave a likes, Use Hashtags and mentions. If we make the blog public so everyone can ...
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SharePoint Blog Mention Capability

I created a sharepoint blog site, but am not allowed to "tag" or "mention" people with the "@" symbol (ex: @JohnDoe) to alert them. I am allowed to do this within the community site, but cannot tell ...
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Importing WordPress to SharePoint

I'm getting ready to import a WordPress blog to SharePoint 2010. Anyone have an importer already built? If not, I'll have to build my own.
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How to collect information from Subsites?

As I wrote, I'm looking for some suggestions about how to do the next thing: This is the scenario: I set a Site Collection up with several blogs as subsites. What I want to do is to show on the main ...
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How to allow sharepoint users to comment on blogs as anonymous?

I have blog create for my staff in sharepoint. The staff are all users. But when they comment on some posts, they want to comment as anonymous. Is there a way for it without an external solutions?
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XSL: How can I personalize Content By Query Web Part?

I'm doing my first steps with SharePoint and I don't have any idea how to show the number of comments of each entry of a blog in a different page in a upper level. I guess I have to use a "Content ...
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How do you disable the “Save as draft” button shown when creating a blog post?

How do you disable the "Save as draft" button shown when creating a blog post?
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Powershell to Find out who is following a SharePoint 2010 blog

Is there a PowerShell script to determine who is following a SharePoint 2010 blog? If not with PowerShell, is there another way? I tried to use the below article and it got me close but I need to ...
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Add blog entry and assign tasks in one location

I have set up a blog with custom fields. Basically we would like to populate both the blog and assign associated tasks in one location. Another way to say it is we want to add data to two lists from ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Blog - setting fixed width getting vertical scrollbar

When i set the post width to fixed on the web part "Posts", like this: I get a vertical scroll bar when loading the post, how can i remove this scrollbar? it is there no matter how "high" the post ...
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SP2013 Move Blogs Posts Part to another page

I am trying to duplicate the default Blog Posts web part that is created for Blog sites on SharePoint 2013. Finding that it is not a simple things though I would guess that many others would be ...
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Allow Posts and Discussions to use same Categories lookup field

I am creating a Community site and activating the BlogContent feature on that site. There are conflicting issues, because the Community Site and the BlogContent feature both create a Lookup List ...
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Filter Blog Posts with text filter

I am trying to provide users with a free-form text field which they can use to filter blog posts. I believe the categories web-part is provided OOTB as a way to filter posts, but this does not really ...
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Anonymous users prompted to sign in to add a comment to blog post

We want to add a blog to our website and need to allow anonymous users to post comments. I have obviously shared to anonymous users and gave them the post, edit, view, delete permissions. Our server ...
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count number of blog posts in sharepoint online

I have a requirement where i need to count the number of blog posts in mysite of a user. so when he logs-in , he will be able to see his blog counters in a webpart. Please help
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Custom DisplayForm not linking to the Custom Content Type's Display Form

I have a Content Type that has been stapled with a feature to SPSERS#2 and BLOG#0. The linkage does not work when i staple the feature to the BlogSiteTemplate. When i checked the content type in ...
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How can i add posts into team site?

When i'm creating blog subsite i have app named 'Posts'. Is there any way to use this app in team site? That's what i mean:
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Where can i find 'posts' web part? [duplicate]

I'm talking about this web part. This web part displaying a few posts (description + title).
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How to remove default zones (or change layout) from blog default homepage?

Yes, i can use css .ms-blog-MainArea {max-width:100%;} .ms-blog-LeftColumn {display:none;} .ms-blog-postList {max-width:100%;margin-right:0px;} but that is looks like "Piece of kludge". PS Is ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 for Mac? Alternative?

I created a Sharepoint site when I used Windows 7. Now I use Mac OS X. Is there a program in existence that can edit Sharepoint sites (specifically a blog site)? All comments greatly appreciated.
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How do I enable Ratings and Likes for blogs SharePoint Online

Is there a way to add both Ratings and Likes in SharePoint Online Blogs? As of now, the settings page only provides to choose either.
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Blog Post Read More

I'm using SharePoint 2013. In our blog post we often use allot of images and text so the current layout just doesn't work. I'm looking for a way to display a link to a read more page.
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Masterpage Feature Stapling not applied to Blog (SharePoint 2013)

I've created a feature staple for my sites to apply a particular master page. It appears to work for all the subsites/pages in /personal/[userid]/ except for the blog. Any ideas?
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SP2013 - Blog Comment Count?

I am trying to style a Content Search Web Part to pull in all the blogs across a specific site collection. I'm trying to pull the following information: Blog site, author name (w/ presence), created ...
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SP Online 2013 blog: jslink change to “created by” field corrupts comments list

I'm replacing the "created by" field in a blog posts list with a custom user defined "author" field using a simple jslink script. This works fine but when a user posts a comment, the jslink change ...
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Displaying comments in a blog post on web part summary view

I there any way in order to be able to display comments within a blog post (web part), while in summary view. This would be on a parent page outside of a posts list. We are using SharePoint 2010. If ...
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Blog Site RSS Web Part not shown

In Sharepoint 2013 a Blog Site RSS Web Part is not showed until the SC Admin account(s) navigates to the landing page for the first time. Any idea why this way? Or if it's possible to force it. ...
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Call JavaScript function after blog/page fully loaded?

using SharePoint 2013 I've added a blog post. This blog post requires me to run some JavaScript after it has been loaded. I am also using jQuery, so I tried the standard $(myInitFunction) to no avail ...