FAQ: Need to create a blog, but already have an account

If when first registering for an account, you click “just a username, please” and later need to create a blog, here are instructions for resolving this situation: Go to http://blogs.lt.vt.edu and login (link on the right sidebar) with the username and password you’ve chosen. Once you’ve logged in, you’ll find yourself at the welcome page dashboard, where you don’t […]

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FAQ: Link to view older posts doesn’t work and goes to a 404 page.

Follow these steps to resolve this issue: Go to the Dashboard In the left menu, click on Settings In the submenu under Settings, click on Permalinks Click Save Changes (without making any changes)

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FAQ: Never received the confirmation email to setup blog

Here’s a quick fix for blog setup when you get a “username already taken” error message. Go to http://blogs.lt.vt.edu and login (link on the right sidebar) with the username and password you’ve chosen. Once you’ve logged in, you’ll find yourself at the welcome page dashboard, where you don’t have editing privileges. No problem– Now navigate back to http://blogs.lt.vt.edu (without logging out of […]

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