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Adding your Blog to [[:Category:Bloggers Corner|Bloggers Corner]] is easy. Just follow these steps (''yea, we know, they look complicated - but they aren't and you only have to do it '''once''''').:
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#Decide on a name for your Blog (i.e., how do you want your personal Blog listed in '''Bloggers Corner''').
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#Then [[Create an Article|create the page/article]] for the name in step 1. <br>'''Hint:''' Right click on the link and select ''Open in New Window'' so these instructions remain available to you.<br>'''Warning:''' You need to create a page separate and distinct from your blog (i.e., don't try these instructions in a blog entry) to register your blog in '''Bloggers Corner'''. If you make the changes described here to a blog entry, only that entry will appear in '''Bloggers Corner'''
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#To have your Blog listed in '''Bloggers Corner''' just make sure to include the following tag at the end of your article: <pre>[[Category:Bloggers Corner]]</pre>You can just cut-and-paste the text into your article.
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#Make sure to add any other '''Category''' tags that make sense based on what you expect to Blog about, e.g., if you expect to mostly Blog about the SAS 9 BI Architecture, add '''<nowiki>[[Category:SAS9_BI/EBI]]</nowiki>''' to the article you created in step 2.
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'''[http://www.sascommunity.org/planet/ sasCommunity.org Planet]'''
#If you want to have visitors go directly to your blog when they clicked on it in '''Bloggers Corner''', include this command: <pre>#REDIRECT [[Special:ListSubBlogs/User:YOURUSERNAME]]</pre> making sure to substitute your user name for '''YOURUSERNAME'''.
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**sasCommunity.org Planet is a collection of weblog entries by members of the SAS community.
##'''Tip:''' If you use this technique to automatically go to your Blog from the link in '''Bloggers Corner''' you need to use a special url to go back and edit it (e.g., to add or remove category tags)<pre>http://www.sascommunity.org/mwiki/index.php?title=THE-PAGENAME-CREATED-IN-STEP2&redirect=no</pre>. You might want to save this URL as a favorite if you expect to add/remove categories on a regular basis.
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**Nominate blog additions by emailing the feed address to [mailto:webmaster@sascommunity.org?Subject=sasCommunity.org%20Blog%20Planet%20Submission webmaster@sasCommunity.org]
#Or, if you want to use the page to talk about what your blog is about, do that on the page and then add a link to your blog, e.g.,<pre>[[Special:ListSubBlogs/User:YOURUSERNAME|go to my blog now]]</pre> making sure to substitute your user name for '''YOURUSERNAME'''.
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##You can also provide a link to a blog not hosted on sasCommunity.com using this technique.
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Revision as of 08:24, 21 February 2010

We have now added a new way for you to share your blogging with other SAS users.


sasCommunity.org Planet

    • sasCommunity.org Planet is a collection of weblog entries by members of the SAS community.
    • Nominate blog additions by emailing the feed address to webmaster@sasCommunity.org