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I want to be able to subdivide my blog posts by subject matter, is this possible?

I have created a blog and it is getting very large and I want to be able to group it by subject matter

2 answers

Hi John,

a Confluence space can only have one blog. There is no second one. But you can have more than one page, showing different posts from the blog.

Using the 'Blog Posts'-Macro you can filter on 

  • time frame
  • labels
  • authors
  • spaces

So, e.g., add labels to your blog posts and create different pages that filter the large blog on these labels.

Hi Thomas I tried this macro and it didn't seem to work. I added it to a different page and added the label.

config.jpg

And here is what the finished page looks like.

page.jpg 

Thomas Schlegel Community Leader Jan 18, 2018

Have you added the label to your posts as well?

I have but normally when you start typing it picks up on existing labels and it didn't do this

Hi Thomas I think its because I am using this in my personal space and which has no blog and if I understand rightly this macro needs to be in the space where the blog resides

Thomas Schlegel Community Leader Jan 18, 2018

I think you can set the space(s) where the blog posts come from.

All sorted it works now and looks good thanks Thomas

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Hi John,

I would recommend applying a label to each blog depending on its subject. You can then display the list of topics later using a Content by Label macro.

I hope this helps!

Regards,

Shannon

Have tried this Shannon and it seems to work. Thank you very much for your help

You're welcome John. Take care.

Regards,

Shannon

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