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Blog Detail Widget

Blog Detail Widget


To provide a detailed and immersive Blog experience. To learn more about editing and adding new articles, please visit here.



    • Displays detailed view of blogs
    • Shows Publishing date and author
    • Displays blogs tags
    • Share and Like buttons
    • Next Article button to shuffle through blog articles
    • Mobile-ready via Responsive Web Design


    • Widget Name: BlogDetailWidget
    • Available With:  Release 4.5 and Above
    • Content App Type: Author
    • Content Type: AkuminaBlogs
    • Content App Name: News – Blogs
    • List Name: Blogs_AK
    • Recommended Images Sizes: N/A
    • Dependencies:  SharePoint


Title Title that will display in the Content App list and on the Blog Detail widget
Body The body text of the blog
Expires The date and time when the blog will no longer appear
Start Date The date and time when the blog will first appear
StaticUrl What will be added to the site Url to create the friendly Url for the blog post
Image The selected image will display with the blog
Image Description By default is the image Url, but should be updated to a description of the picture
HubNewsCategory Select tags that match the blog’s content, they will appear on the blog and help organize them
BlogLocation The location that the blog has relevancy. Will also be used to organize blogs
PublishedBy Publisher of the blog, they will appear on the Blog Detail page
Job Title Job Title of the publisher
FriendlyUrl The friendly Url for the blog post, will only appear after you publish the blog
Attachments Files that are attached to the blog post, can be added via the Add Attachment feature.


Select List Columns Columns in the SharePoint list that the widget is utilizing.
Cache Interval Sets the time, in seconds, that the data should be saved in the local browser cache of the current user.

·       0 = Do not cache the data for this widget

·       -1 = Use the default caching strategy set in the Digital Workplace configuration

·       Whole Number = Cache for specific time, in minutes

List Name Name of the SharePoint list that contains the data to be displayed for this widget instance.
Use Friendly Url Determines if the widget pulls in the blogs friendly Url. Keep this checked
Function to call before binding the UI events OOTB -Blank (used for widget expansion):  Name of the function called after the UI has been rendered to the screen
True if the callbackmethod should be run asynchronously
Function to call after fetching data OOTB -Blank (used for widget expansion):  Name of the function called after data has been fetched by the widget.
List is on Root Site When checked, the widget references the list on root site.
Site Collection URL N/A for this widget: Specifies the site collection URL where the supporting SharePoint list lives.


View Name:  BlogDetail

View Description:  Blog display that shows the author, blog tags, body, and image under each other

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View Name:  Blog Detail – Modern

View Description:  Updated blog display that shows blog content more condensed

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