How Blogs Work

In this article I’m going to show you how easy it is to write a good looking blog post on 

Just head over to the blog tab on your profile page or click on “My Block” in the navigation bar on the left-hand side. Select “Add New Post” and you’re ready to go.  You can save your post at any time and continue it on another day.  Preview shows you how your blog post will look like after you’ve published it.

Pictures and Videos

Don’t bore your readers with only text. Insert some beautiful pictures or videos by clicking the “+” button on the left, as shown in the following screenshot:

The “+” appears as soon as you start a new paragraph. We give you the opportunity to place your picture on the right, on the left or in the middle of your post. A caption can be added as well:

Videos can be inserted from YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram by simply submitting a link:

Text formatting

To make your text a headline, bold or underlined just select that specific word and you can choose from a variety of options to highlight your text:

Additionally, you can add links to other websites, write a list or mark quotes as quotes.

Categories, Tag and Featured Images

Add a category, a tag and a features image to your blog post to give readers a quick idea of what your post is about. Simply click on the following icon in the top right corner:

Categories are predefined and assign posts to a certain topic what helps filtering them.

You can create post tags with every word you’d like. But remember: They should give the reader a quick idea of what you are writing about. 

A picture says more than a thousand words. Chose a fitting featured image to attract a big audience.

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