Using the MODX Articles plugin to create a blog - a video tutorial
This video shows you how to set up a basic blog using MODX in the MODX Cloud.
This example uses the latest version of MODX: Revo 2.3.
The advantages of using MODX are:
- It gives you creative freedom to design your site exactly how you want it to look
- It seperates form from function
- An active online community
- It's free open source software
You can try a MODX Cloud account for free here
The advantage of using MODX Cloud are
- No server configuration
- Daily backups
- Easily make copies of whole sites
- The server is tuned for use by MODX
Customizing your MODX blog
Once you've set up Articles in your MODX blog you will probably want to customize how it looks. This video shows you how to do that.