A How-To-Guide for • Overview • How to Create a Post • How to Change Your Weblog’s Design • How to Change the Content of Your Weblog’s Sidebar • How to Change the Order of Content on Your Weblog • How to Publish the Feed for your Weblog with FeedBurner • How to Add Additional Authors to Your Weblog What you’ll see when you login to Typepad: All your weblogs will be listed here. You can create a post or edit your weblog from here. This is what you’ll see when you click on an individual weblog: You can navigate between manage, post, design, and configure to manipulate your weblog. To create a new post: Step #1: Create Step #2: Select a Title for your a Category for post. your post. This is important. You can either choose an existing category or Step #3: Compose your post here. You can also insert a hyperlink, make a new a file, and/or an image directly into your post. Don’t forget to spell one. You can check! select multiple categories by holding down Step #4: the CTRL key. Make sure that the Posting Status is set to Publish Now. Step #5: Click Save to publish your post. To design your weblog: Step #1: Click on Design. Step #2: Choose a Theme or design one of your own. This is not a permanent choice. You can change your theme as many times as you like. Choose the layout for your weblog. Step #3: Choose the Content for your weblog and decide the order in which to present this content. Step #4: Click on Republish Weblog to publish your changes. To choose your content: Decide what feeds you would like to subscribe to. These feeds will appear in the sidebar of your weblog. They will appear like this. Decide what types of content to display on your sidebar. It will appear like this on your weblog. To change the content order on your weblog: Click and drag each item into the position you desire. Make sure to click Save Changes when you are done! To publish your weblog’s feed: Step #1: Click on Configure. Step #2: Click on Feeds. Step #3: Make sure weblog feed is ON. Step #4: Decide if you want the full post or an excerpt in your feed. Step #5: If you have a FeedBurner account, Feedburner will take care of the rest. To add additional authors: Step #1: Go to Configure and select Authors. Step #2: Enter the Name and Email Address of your additional authors. Decide the access level for each author. If you choose Junior Author, you will need to review his/her work before it is published to the weblog. Junior Authors and Guest Authors DO NOT need to be subscribers to Typepad to contribute to a weblog but they do need to have a user name and password.