Blog: Datenstrom

Made for people

Datenstrom Yellow is for people who make websites. Create small web pages, blogs and wikis. The focus is on people and that it's useful for you. No database, no admin panel, nothing that gets in your way. You make your website, we take care of the rest.

Documentation shortcuts: https://github.com/datenstrom/yellow-extensions/blob/master/features/blog/README.md

To create a new Datenstrom site

INSTALL

  • Drop the zip in the domain.com folder. Unzip. Go to the unzipped files and "move" them up one level (into the domain.com folder). Now datenstrom CMS will be live.

MAKE PRIVATE

  • Dont know yet

CUSTOMIZE

  • System > Layouts > Header

  • Just format the lists and things on the home page: Add styles to Content > 1-Home > page.md REMOVE THE "Datenstrom Yellow" from the top of the page

  • Settings > Layouts > header.html

  • Look for <h1><a href="<?php echo $this->yellow->page->getBase(true)."/" ?>"><i class="sitename-logo"></i><?php echo $this->yellow->page->getHtml("sitename") ?></a></h1>

  • Remove the php echo

FORMAT FOOTER

  • Go to same folder and footer.html

  • Put a <hr> as the second line right after the footer div opens

FORMAT TEXT

  • Its a little light in color

  • Go to the header.md and add this:

<style type="text/css">
p { font-family: Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif; font-size: 18px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; line-height: 23px; color:black;}
</style>

COMMENTS

  • Get the Datenstrom Yellow comments zip and put it in System > Extensions. Unzip it. Comments will work. Go to ____ to change 30 to 0 so commenting ability never expires.

OTHER

Use this for getting css for fonts: https://www.cssfontstack.com/Georgia

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