Creating an entry
- Log in to Movable Type
You will see your summary screen. Choose 'Create a new entry on this weblog' for the relevant blog (if you have more than one).
- Enter the information as required
Title: Title of the entry
Entry body: Enter the text of the post here. If it is a long post enter the beginning of the post here and the rest of the entry in the 'Extended Entry' section.
- Assign a category
Choose a relevant category for the post. If more than one applies select the 'Assign multiple categories' link below the drop-down list.
- Apply post settings
These are at the bottom of the entry creation page.
Post status: if you want the post to go live immediately, choose published. If you wish the post to remain in a draft form choose Unpublished. If you wish to schedule the post to go live, choose 'Scheduled' and nominate a time for release.
- Accept comments/trackbacks
Depending upon your general blog feedback settings these may be pre-selected. If you do not wish to receive comments for a particular post, deselect the relevant option.
- Outbound trackback URLs
Place the trackback URLs of any posts from other blogs in the box.
More help on creating entries at the Movable Type help centre.