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Preview Meta Blog Service


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25 July 2007 at 1:48am (Last edited: 25 July 2007 1:51am), Google Summer of Code Hacker, 76 Posts

I would like to announce another new addition to the Mashups module, Meta Blog Service. Similar to functionality of FlickrService, this allows you to extract blog posts via [url=]Technorati[/url] for a specified tag. Thus you could create a meta blog page which includes global posts about a certain topic (examples: oscon2007 or harry potter).

You could start playing with it, the [url=]SVN[/url] and [url=]daily builds[/url] contains the updated code. You could follow the same steps as in FlickrGallery to setup. I will update the documentation shortly.

I would love to hear your feedback on this :)

(Seems Siggy shown off this in BOF session at OSCON 2007, even before this post)


25 July 2007 at 9:30am Core Development Team, 201 Posts

Sounds great - can you post a link to a demo or some screen shots of it in action?


27 July 2007 at 2:28am Forum Moderator, 628 Posts

FYI .... this was showcased on Monday at our SilverStripe BOF in Portland, Oregon. Thanks Lakshan.