You may have read the announce that the site is being upgraded? If not please read it
rest of the site, then this upgrade also means that all the current blog themes
are going to be "reset" back to the basic page layout.
current (soon to be old) site, the blogger could choose from about 10 different
themes. These themes the blogger have been able to customize.
now, on the new site there is only one theme! But I'm currently working on a
few extra examples. But the entire look and feel can easily be changed. The
"content" and "layout" can be changed via the page editor
in the new control panels. And the fonts/colors etc. via CSS overrides in the
Then if you want more, then let's look at it.
option of changing the blog layout, is something that I am only going to enable
on "original blogs". At least for now. A "mirrored" blog,
is a blog which is only feeder through an RSS feed. An "original
blog" has dynamicsuser.net as their blog host. Something we offer for free
to all our members.
most of you quickly will find your way around, when you click the little pencil
in the upper left corner (if you are a current blog owner). Or the
"Administer blog" on the "More" button in the blog
As a blog
owner, then you will be able to do most of the changes directly from the blog
administration. But careful, the control panels have also changed. So take a
little time to try it out on the new site.
only updated a few of the original blogs, which have been actively posting
within the last year. If you have not posted anything new the last or so year,
then I will disable new comments and the change blog options. But if you need
to change them and post again, then let me know. Just by posting a reply here.
you want to know more about hosting your own blog on DUG.
into the old "native" blogs and forums, using their existing URL's
will continue to be functional and redirected internally by the website. But
the in new site they follow the user group structure per product. AX blogs
under the AX user group, NAV blogs under the NAV user group, and so on.
old blog url were (in example a NAV blog):
future url will be
Blog post URL's used to be
So the URL's
have become a little more user friendly.
wants to volunteer and help a new create few new blog themes for our bloggers,
then please let me know. I'm currently the only one working on this project. It
would really help if anyone else could help. [:)]
Awesome Erik! Thanks for the update. Anything I can do to help, let me know.