SharePoint 2013 gives users a number of options for adding new sites, items and more to make the process more simplified for the SharePoint team members.

At times, you may need to create a new blog site using the SharePoint 2013 which is fairly simply. You need to follow simple steps for the same.

Let’s take a look at the steps involved in the process –

Step 1 :

Go to “Site Contents”


Step 2 :

Click “New Subsite”


Step 3 :

In the “New SharePoint Site” page, proceed as below –

  • Enter “Blog” as the “Title” and the corresponding Description (if required)
  • Enter “Blog” in the website address box
  • In the “Template Selection” dropdown, select “Blog” from the available options



Step 4 :

Browse down the page to find the Create option. Click “Create” to save changes.

You will now be redirected to the newly created blog with the different Blog tools shown in the right hand bar. In your new blog, you will get options to create a post, manage posts, manage comments and more.

That’s the step-by-step procedure to create a new blog site in SharePoint 2013. In case you need to know more about SharePoint 2013, you can browse through our tutorials available at our website.

Kristin is a content strategist at Techarex Networks. Kristin follows the B2B technology space closely and loves to write on the latest changes in technology, futuretech and fixes for day to day how to issues. Besides writing Kristin also loves music, moves and skating.

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