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  • Communities

    27 February 2017 ( #how to manage my blogs )

    What is that for ? Communities on Overblog allow people to share several articles around a same theme. They also are a pretty good alternative to blog's categories in which some blog do not correctly find their place. The goal is simple ! Created by Overbloggers,...

  • Posting content and Variations on your content

    30 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    Writing and publishing a post on OverBlog is easy. The hardest part is to actually start writing. On your dashboard, just click on the «New post» tab on the top menu, start typing your article – there you are. You will have two menus : one within the...

  • What will be in OverBlog Premium?

    10 November 2012 ( #How to manage OverBlog Premium )

    OverBlog Premium allows you to enjoy more features for your blog. You can give OverBlog Premium a try when creating your own blog, thanks to our 15-days trial. Then, you'll be able to decide whether you want to use it and subscribe for a one-year pack...

  • Using the Social Hub

    28 September 2012 ( #how to use social networks )

    Thanks to the social hub, you’ll be able to publish all your social content. You can even add several accounts for each social network. Publishing my Facebook posts on my blog You just have to link your Facebook account to your blog. On your dashboard,...

  • Changing the URL of a post

    14 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    Your title is, by default, the URL of your post. If you have no title, it'll be the first sentence of your text. To edit the URL, simply click on the icon at the end of your post's URL line and replace the changeable part. Warning : your previous link...

  • How to publish a page

    24 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    On your blog, all articles are published from the newest to the oldest. Visitors can leave comments, depending on the settings you’ve chosen. The pages are not listed among your articles, but in a seperated menu (the menu position depends on the theme),...

  • Is there an “autosave” feature?

    18 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    Any changes that you make are automatically backed up on your browser. When you return on the post using the same browser, you will be asked whether you wish to work from the version saved on your browser or on your OverBlog. We strongly suggest that...

  • Editing/Deleting an already published post

    28 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    Click on the «Activity» tab on the top menu of your dashboard and find your post by filtering via tags, sources or dates. Once you have found the post you want to edit, simply hover over it and the «Edit item» option will show up. Click on it and start...

  • First steps

    31 January 2017 ( #how to manage my blogs )

    You want to start a blog ? Here's a little tutorial to explain how to create an account and to start a blog on Overblog. Follow the instructions below ! 1. Create an account on Overblog This is the first step before creating your blog : you have to sign...

  • How to add a new blog on an existing account ?

    31 January 2017 ( #how to manage my blogs )

    Go to your dashboard and click on the avatar on the top right hand side corner. On the scrolling menu, click on “Create a new blog.” Follow the same steps as in the beginning to choose the URL of the additional blog. If you can’t access this functionality,...

  • How to make a menu with several tabs ?

    31 January 2017 ( #FAQ )

    Most of themes on Overblog display a menu in your blog's header. Then you can create several tabs on this menu and propose to your readers shortcuts to one or several tags, pages, links... Please, take note that all themes on Overblog do not have this...

  • How to manage my followers ?

    31 January 2017 ( #FAQ )

    Some of your readers subscribe to your blog and want to be notified of every article you'll publish. How many subscribers to my blog ? From your administration : Manage > Settings > Share, you'll be able to read how many readers have subscribe to your...

  • My subscribers do not receive my newsletter !

    31 January 2017 ( #FAQ )

    It may happens sometimes that your subscribers tells you they didn't received your past newsletter although they still are in your subscribers list. First, you have to make sure that you tick the box "Email my subscribers" before you publish your article....

  • What's the difference between subscribe to a blog and follow a blog ?

    31 January 2017 ( #FAQ )

    To subscribe to a blog Most of you allow their readers to subscribe to their blog. Then, people who added their email address could receive a mail to notify them of a news article on your blog. You can find your subscribers list in Manage > Settings >...

  • Sharing your posts

    30 September 2012 ( #how to use social networks )

    Sharing on Facebook After publishing an article, you probably want to share it with your friends on Facebook. So you have two options: Share it automatically, by checking the Facebook logo in the publish section. (You will need to give your permission...

  • Welcome on the Overblog's Knowledge Base !

    27 February 2017

    Hi Overbloggers & welcome on your english knowledge base ! You'll find answers to the most frequently asked questions about using Overblog... and becoming a great Overblogger. For any issue on your blog & if you do not find an answer here, do not hesitate...

  • Flashpost

    16 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    A flashpost is a short post that you create from your OverBlog, as opposed to content pulled from your social networks. It can be a useful option when live blogging, for instance. A flashpost only allows a single section. It automatically detects what...

  • Allowing others to collaborate to my blog

    18 December 2012 ( #how to manage my blogs )

    You can invite other OverBloggers to contribute to your OverBlogs. You can assign them administrator, contributor or designer roles. How to give rights to a user (or revoke them) on my OverBlog? Got to Settings> Manage Users to add one or several people...

  • How many blogs can I create ?

    20 December 2012 ( #how to manage my blogs )

    The limit is 5 blogs per account but you can create as many accounts as you wish, using different email addresses (always to be verified). You can also collaborate on as many blogs as needed, thanks to the multi-users feature: you just have to be invited...

  • How to add a tag?

    22 November 2012 ( #how to post content )

    Tags are intended to help visitors to navigate your Overblog you to find an article from your Activity interface search engines index your content and increase your OverBlog's overall visibility. Tagging your posts is a crucial step: be as precise as...

  • Which browser configuration should I use

    10 December 2012 ( #how to manage my blogs )

    We make sure everyday that OverBlog remains compatible with all browsers, especially with technologies improving so fast. We recommend that you always use the most recent version of your browser. Internet Explorer : version 8 or above Mozilla Firefox...

  • How to subscribe to OverBlog Premium

    08 November 2012 ( #How to manage OverBlog Premium )

    From your dashboard, go to "Settings > Premium". Determine which OverBlog Premium best suits your needs, then choose a domain name or use yours if you already have one. Be careful : you can only pay by credit card. The visual cryptogram, is the 3 numbers...

  • Managing comments

    15 August 2012

    You can manage comments 3 different ways. Your are able to: select your comments tool select options from your settings if you have chosen OverBlog’s comment moderate comments Changing comments tool Go toTheme > Configuration, find the Comments section....

  • How to manage email adresses and aliases

    06 November 2012 ( #how to manage OverBlog Premium )

    Email adresses From your dashboard, go to Settings > Premium > Email adresses. You can create up to 5 email adresses linked to your domain name (ie: contact@mydomainname.com.) Enter the email adress you want to create (ie: type "contact" to create "contact@mydomainname.com)...

  • How to renew OverBlog Premium subscription

    04 November 2012 ( #how to manage OverBlog Premium )

    Your OverBlog Premium subscription renewal will be automatic unless your credit card has expired. You'll be sent an email to notify you before renewal. Anytime, you can stop your OverBlog Premium subscription. From your dashboard, go to Settings > Premium...

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