Ian Caie Beginner

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    thanks, Clive Walker I did follow the video on blog templates to get to where I was I am just getting confused about the perch blog HTML code I need to now use to get the output required. I will go back in and see what I can work out from what the base…
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    You need to create a post listing template and use that on your page. This is in addition to the blog post template. Perch Blog has these already but your versions will of course be different and reflect the HTML that you want. Your versions should be…
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    thanks, Clive Walker and SimonClay that working if I used the base code from the original HTML. I suppose the next part is how I add the Perch fields within this code to feed it from each page. Sorry if this is a daft question but I am totally new to…
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    I would create the listing template from the exact HTML of your example page (how you want it to look)

    As SimonClay has pointed out, if you have differences between the two, this can lead to problems.
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    Hi Ian,

    I can see that you have slightly different markup for the two, eg:

    ThinkServer:
    <a href="<perch:blog id="postURL" />" rel="bookmark" class="button-hero"><span>Read more</span></a>

    Sentinel however, is a button wrapped in an anchor tag:
    <a…
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    With the old forum system feeling a bit creaky and not giving us many options when it comes to fighting spam, we've decided to up sticks and move to a completely new system.

    We'll not be bringing the old threads across, as the information does go out of…
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    Hello totally new to this and building in my first bits of Perch. I am trying to get the blog element working I have managed to get the individual pages styled and they seem to be working well. the only thing I cant do is get the preview bits to work on…