How to register a user in Movable Type

When creating a blog within Movable Type, you have the ability to allow members to post comments. While you also have the ability to allow them to self-register, you may not want to enable this feature. This could be for security reasons or perhaps you want to make an invite-only, or exclusive group. In this Read More >

Allowing different authentication methods in Movable Type

When allowing registration and log in options in Movable Type, you may want to allow one or more of the popular login methods. These include OpenID, Google, Yahoo! and more. These methods allow users to login with those IDs instead of creating a separate account on your site. Follow the instructions below to learn how Read More >

Using the Activity log in Movable Type

Anytime an event occurs in Movable Type, it is noted within an activity log.  This log will capture errors as well as successful events such as a blog entry or page creation.  The following article explains where to find the Activity log and its available options within the Movable Type Dashboard.   Understanding the Activity Read More >

Creating a Blog in Movable Type

Movable Type includes the option to specifically create blogs which are rich in features, but easy to maintain.  The following article shows to quickly start a Movable Type blog using the Administrator Dashboard.   Making a Blog in Movable Type   Login to the Movable Type Administrator Dashboard.   There are two ways to create Read More >

Using the Movable Type QuickPost bookmarklet

In this article I’ll be showing you how to utilize the QuickPost bookmarklet in MovableType, to quickly begin creating a page based off a remote page you find on the Internet. Sometimes when you are out crawling the web, you might run across something of interest that you’d like to write about. Movable Type gives Read More >

How to change your user profile language in Movable Type

Movable Type allows each user to select their own preferred language. This allows the user to see all the field, buttons, and instructions in their selected language. This setting supercedes the programs default language. Find out how to change your preferred languge setting in your user profile in Movable Type. Modifying your preferred language setting Read More >