Building the Solution

It is now time to start building the solution. The first step is to create the blog site collection. Once the site is created, permissions for the site will be modified, the primary content list will be created and customized, and the workflow will be generated. Finally, we will configure the blog with RSS and ratings information.

Build the Blog Site

The blog site collection will be created from Central Administration and should have the settings listed in the following table. If you don’t have access to your farm’s Central Administration pages, you should request that a site collection be created using the information listed.

You can also create a blog as a subsite as long as you have the correct permissions. In this solution, ...

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