Create a blog

Create a blog post.

About this task

If you create a blog, you can edit or delete it. If you created the blog and comment on it, your answer is labeled Author.

There are two ways of creating blogs in Communities.

Procedure

  1. From the Communities homepage, perform one of the following actions.
    • Locate the forum you want to create a blog in, click its name, and then click Want to post something? Click here to begin.
    • If you do not see a forum, click Want to post something? Click here to begin.
  2. Click Blog.
  3. Enter a descriptive title for your blog in the Title field.
  4. If necessary, select a forum from the Choose a Forum to post your Blog in choice list.
    If you created the blog by clicking a forum from the Communities homepage, this forum is automatically entered in this field.
  5. Click the Choose specific topic(s) to post your Blog in field and choose a topic from the list.
  6. You can repeat the previous step for as many topics as you want. If you change your mind about a particular topic, click its corresponding x.
  7. Enter your blog.
  8. Click Post.
    The blog entry appears at the top of the current list. The blog entry is available to users in this forum. You are automatically subscribed you to this blog entry. When there is a reply, you receive a notification.