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Moderated blog with Sitefinity

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  1. F
    F avatar
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    15 Mar 2011
    20 Jul 2011
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    Hello,

    I am currently creating a moderated blog using the tools provided with Sitefinity. My constraint is to do as few developments as possible, because this is a low-budget project.

    So far, it is going pretty well, I can duplicate most of what my client needs.

    I have two questions :

    - Is it possible to edit the blog without having to go to the Backend? The backend might be confusing to the end-user, and displays the "Pages" interface (even when i apply minimal rights), that he is not supposed to be able to see.

    - Is there a control that displays a list of all blogs, possibly sorted by categories? I haven't seen one, but maybe there's one? 
    -> If there isn't one, what would be the best way to devlop one? Should i make my own control from scratch or inherit from an existing one?

    Thank you,
    Farouk
  2. Svetoslav Petsov
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    24 Sep 2012
    21 Jul 2011
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    Hi Farouk,

    In the current release of Sitefinity, editing blogs is only possible from the backend of the project.
    For displaying items by category, you can use the Category widget (Content >> Classifications >> Categories)
    You can add Categories from Content >> Classification of Content >> Categories. After you have created the categories you need, you can add these categories to content items from the Categories and tags (when creating or editing the item). I hope that helps.

    Regards,
    Svetoslav Petsov
    the Telerik team
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