Blog Manager enables the customers to add a post to the blog form in the store. Store owners can permit or restrict any customer to write blogs.
OverviewBack to top
Blog Manager enables customers to add a post to the blog form on the store. The customer can also edit or delete the post. Store owners can permit or restrict any customer to write blogs. Store owners can fully manage blogs (i.e. store owner can approve/ disapprove or delete any blog or its comments). Guest users & registered users, can both view and comment on blogs by using the Blog link present at the footer of webpage. This module will enhance the feature of adding blogs to your store. It will help to create a strong relation between store and customers. A new customer can easily subscribe to blogs by selecting the ‘Subscribe for Blogs’ option as ‘Yes’ at the time of registration.
Use Case of Blog Manager -
This module provides a feature to the customers of a web store to easily post about anything in the form of blogs. Customers can create various categories and can post under them. This can be super useful as customer can share their knowledge with the fellow customers of the store.
Features of Blog Manager -
- Store owner can give permission or restrict the customer to write the blog.
- Store owner can set the limit of words to be displayed on a particular blog on List view page of blogs.
- The permitted customer can add the blog.
- The permitted customer can edit or delete their own blog.
- Store owner can fully manage the blogs and its comments by approving/disapproving or by deleting them.
- The codes are open so it can be customized easily.
Workflow of Blog Manager -
Store owner can easily manage the blog system from the backend by going to Webkul Blog. Store owner can give permission or restrict the customer to write the blog. Store owner can configure the limit of words to be displayed on a particular blog on List view page of blogs. Store owner has to approve the blog and its comments, and then only it can be displayed in a front end. Store owner can also delete any blog or blog comments. Customer will be able to see a link for Blog, after the store owner has allowed the customer to add the blogs in the webstore.
Store owner can view the list of all the blogs present in the store by going to Webkul Blog –> Manage Blog. Store owner can delete any blog, can see who created the blog and at what time and can view the comments made on it.
On clicking View Comments, store owner will be redirected to the comments page where all the comments made on that particular blog are listed. From here store owner can approve/unapprove or delete the comments.
Store owner can manage bloggers by going to Webkul Blog –> Manage Bloggers. From here store owner can see all the customers that are there in the webstore and can allow or restrict any customer for creating the blog. Store owner can also view all the blogs for any customer simply by clicking on View Blogs.
If a customer has not subscribed for blogs at the time of registration, then there is an option for subscribing for blogs by going to My Account –> Subscribe For Blogs.
Customer can add new category by going to Blog –> New Category. After that customer can enter in the name for the category and then click on save for saving the category.
Customer can view all the blog in the webstore in the "Blog" option parallel with "My Account". Customer can even search through the list of all the blogs, and can modify their search according to the category, seller and tags. After that customer can click on any Blog title name to open that blog post. Customer can even leave a comment on any blog post which will be displayed once the store owner approves it.
Benefits of Blog Manager -
Store owner benefits – Admin can benefits from this as it provides an knowledge sharing platform to its customers and increase the customer involvement in the webstore.
Customer benefits – This module allows customers to share their thoughts and knowledge with each other.
Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with CE: 2.1
- Stability: Stable Build
+ Fully Compatible with Magento version 2.1.*.
+ Fixed minor bugs.