A blog is a personal journal published in a SharePoint environment consisting of posts

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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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SharePoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade Blog Category Link Issues

The Problem: We upgraded from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 and it went very well overall. One issue that I've found is that if I open the blog subsite and select a category, it correctly returns all the ...
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Can the “Script Editor” webpart retrieve values from a list?

I am trying to edit the "Post.aspx" page of my blog. Here are the steps that I am trying to take: I go to any random blog post. I click on "edit". I then click on "Add Web Part" on the Right hand ...
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Has anyone ever created a DVWP of the Posts list in a blog and tried to display it on another site?

I have done this countless times in SharePoint 2010, and it has worked fine. But I recently tried to accomplish the same thing in SharePoint 2013 and I am getting the pesky, "List does not exist" ...
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SharePoint 2013 Popularity Trends and Most Popular Missing for List

According to Technet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj715890.aspx) I should be able to view Popularity Trends for Lists: 3.Select the item that you want to view the Popularity Trends ...
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Restrict access to AllPosts.aspx

I created a list called "Posts" and a search scope to only search within that list. However, it seems to also pick up the AllPosts.aspx page, which I dont want people to have access to. Any way I can ...
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“Email a link” for blog posts doesn't work as expected

I have a blog subsite which displays the following links underneath a post(on the Post.aspx page): When I click on "Email a link" I get a mailto popup box but the body of the email is auto set to ...
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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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count blog post likes

I want to display number of "likes" each blog post has earned. I want to show that count against respective post in different column lets say "Like Count". Thanks
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Hide column on newpost.aspx

Trying to hide the "Published" column on the newpost.aspx form. It's part of the content type and blog template configuration so it can't be hidden (already tried that). Using: <script ...
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SharePoint Online - get a post description

I'm working with SharePoint online and I need to get post description or custom field of the post in the post.aspx layout. I have found controls - ProjectProperty, ListProperty, ListItemProperty and ...
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Edit Blog Post Content Type

On the blog site template, I am trying to modify the Post content type so that it requires content in the body, a category to be chosen and the "Published" date to be hidden (they're "optional" by ...
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SharePoint 2013 Blog Post

I've been working on Blog Posts in SP 2013. Everything is working fine with the exception that the post view doesn't display (Post) web part body content, on items other than Approved status. I have ...
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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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add video on blog post

I want to embed video on blog posts. For that I want to have share video/ insert video option to be available on ribbon while adding new blog post.By googling I found few links as Embedding Video in ...
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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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Incorrrect Date Format on Blog Posts

I have a SharePoint 2013 On-Premises farm, and the regional settings are set to 'Ireland' (for which date format is dd/mm/yyyy). If I create a Blog Post in my personal site on 6th Jan 2014, it shows ...
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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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Hide “created by and date” in blog

I found this post How to remove "created by" on SharePoint blog post item? It tells you how to remove the created by, it rocks! But I am still trying to figure out how to hide the "created ...
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Open Comments in modal

By default, when a user clicks on the comment link ("1 Comment") it links to the post's ID page for comments. I want this to instead open as a modal.
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New Blog Post added email Alerts Log

We have created alerts on our Blogs and want to ensure that all users are getting the email alerts. Are there any logs for these email alerts?
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Change the table display of list items

I am trying to change the OOTB display of list items to this Which is the way the blog posts are displayed in Summary View; However the Summary View look cannot be applied to a custom view. ...
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SharePoint 2010 + Search only within a list

I am using the blog template in SharePoint 2010 and want to provide a Search feature that only returns items within the Posts lists in order to allow users to search through posts based on keywords.
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Block/Don't allow comments for specific blogs in SharePoint 2013 (on-premise)

Our CEO has setup a blog and would like to block/don't allow users to comments on certain blogs. In other blogs, he would like user to make comments. Can this be done out of the box? If not, what ...
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SharePoint 2010 Blog - My Posts View with Summary type formatting

I am trying to create a view with just My Posts and have it look just like the summary view (the same defailt formatting as it is on the blog's home page). Whenever I create a view for just My Posts, ...
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SharePoint Wiki Versus SharePoint Blog for building a knowledge base library for our company

I am new to SharePoint and after reading about the available features inside SharePoint 2013 I have decided to either:- Build a Wiki Site using the Wiki Page Library OR to use the Collaboration -> ...
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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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Allow users to post comment to a blog in SharePoint 2010 with out seeing the blog

I am currently trying to create a blog on our IT sub site where we discuss various topics. We would like to make it possible that every end user is able to make a post/comment on improvements they ...
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Disable Blog and SkyDrive for everyone in Sharepoint 2013

We are using sharepoint 2013 and for some reason we want to hide blog and skydrive from mysite. How can I do this?
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Modify/Change the CSR for view page for a POST in a Blog Site

I am working on CSR to add a button and change the look and feel of like and comment button for a Blog Site. Currently I am able to achieve this, and it is functional(Button). I am using the below ...
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Javascript Displaytemplate not working on sharepoint 2013 blog site view post page

I have a blog site in sharepoint 2013, I wanted to use Javascript Template for displaying the Post in a custom style. Here is how my js file looks like. (function () { var overrideCtx = {}; ...
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Blog Feed on Home Page

I am trying to create a blog feed on our SharePoint 2013 intranet homepage to show the three most recent company blog posts. I have tried with both the Content Query Web Part and the Content Search ...
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How do I disable Blogs in mysites

I have a SharePoint Online instance and want to disable blogs for my users. I can't seem to find a setting for this anywhere in SharePoint Online. Any guidance on this would help. If it is not ...
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Blog Double Spacing

I have been having an issue where all of my blog posts use double spacing during code snippets. I know this has something to do with the font however when I'm writing the post with the blogging app it ...
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Can I assign Enterprise Keyword to blog posts in SharePoint 2013?

I want to use Enterprise Keywords also for blog posts. I've created a sub-site and used as design "Blog". Now I have my blog, but I do not see a way to activate the Enterprise Keywords metadata from ...
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people who have liked Blog post

I have created my blog in SharePoint. I want to know if there is a way to view who has liked the post. Amey.
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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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Change the color of the blue sharepoint toolbar when clicking on the “Blog” option

We can change the color of the blue SharePoint toolbar by changing the color using the below code in the master page. div#suiteBarLeft{ background-color: red; } When we click on newsfeed, ...
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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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How to Update “Created By” column through workflow?

I am trying to make the Blog comments and discussion replies to be Anonymous. The only way to do this (a simple way) is through hiding the created by column in the view. Is it possible to update the ...
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Blog Posts list Connect to Outlook disabled

I´m on SharePoint 2010, IE10 "Connect to Outlook" Button is disabled on blog post list. I noticed, that in some type of Lists this option is disabled even if site feature "Offline Synchronization for ...
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Blog Permission requires 'Manage List' level just to edit a post

SharePoint 2013 Basically I feel their is a bug in that a user that has contribute permissions can not edit a blog post because the "edit" menu option does not show. In order to give them access to ...
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Update AuthorId in sharepoint 2013 Blog

In a sharepoint 2013 Blog site I am posting a post on behalf of few senior members of our organization. As usual it shows my name in posted by field. Is there a way to change that programatically ...
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get answers for a blog post using csom

I am trying to find out how to get answers for a blog post in a community site using javascript or csom. I made a search on the Internet unfortunately didn't find anything.
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'Like' button on Intranet Blog - SP2007

does anyone know if a webpart exists for adding a 'like' button on a Sharepoint Blog post? the button will not link to facebook (applet) it is solely for an Intranet site. the counter for the ...
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Blog Post view disapper when Modified View to remove comments SP13

On my blog site on Post.aspx I edited the page, to modify the view so that we can remove the comments and likes from the posts. I saved my changes and the Post web part is no longer producing the post ...
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Bug in BLOG Post.aspx?

I think this is a bug and it appears to only be in the Post.aspx view. To summarize, when the exact same web part is added to the POST.aspx page as well as the /Forms/AllItems.aspx page, it crashes on ...
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Preventing Duplicate Categories For A SharePoint 2010 Blog

Background info: I currently work with two blogs in SharePoint 2010. For both blogs, we do a bit of ghost blogging (writing on behalf of executives, etc.), which is accomplished by clicking “Compose a ...
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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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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 ...