More and more people run their own blogs, where they make online texts, in turn, other people - with or without authentication, depending on configuration - can be commented on. Lotus Notes 8 has now been realized in its own comprehensive blog capability, based on a template. The template for creating new blog is called the IBM blog and has dominoblog.ntf the file name. It is found in the list of advanced templates. Since access to blogs on the Web, the blog must be created on a Web server. It's best to create equal a full-text index, to efficiently search large blogs.
The site configuration
Immediately after the creation of the Notes application for the blog a dialogue box appears in which the basic information can be defined for the site. For information on the site details should be given blog site. These include the name and an optional but useful description and the primary server. It is located at the server through which access the blog is. With set can be selected a different server, for example, if a replication other open web server for external access will be one on this server and for accessing the blog will serve as the primary. The URL for the blog is created automatically. In the lower level there is the personal details with information on Blogger. These include the user in Notes and the user name to be used in the blog. In addition, other data such as e-mail and website of the blogger to be given. The site can be configured as the default, but can be adapted for each entry in the blog.