LifeType is unique open source software meant for blogging. It is known for supporting multiple users and blogs in slot. Once installed, it can be used for supporting multiple blogs and users.
Who is LifeType meant for?
LifeType is basically meant for bloggers who have passion for creating daily blogs. It's also useful to web owners who desire to include blogs on their platforms. Web designers and developers can also benefit a lot from it.
- LifeType is user-friendly. It comes with unique user-friendly interface.
- It comes with WYSIWYG editor which you can use to write articles with ease.
- LifeType supports the use of pictures as well as sound files. You can use them for easy podcasting.
- The open source software comes with unique dashboard. This gives you access to every aspect of the platform you want to work on. You can easily view new articles, feedbacks, comments and even trackbacks. You can check out the current statistics of the blog as work. You can also update the details at any time.
- The software comes with an integrated media management. This is used for managing all kinds of media files in their numbers. You can also generate custom descriptions for each of the files supported.
- There's an administration interface that comes with the software. It gives you perfect control over every aspect of the platform.
You can achieve a lot when using LifeType. You can choose your style and also customize the blogs as you desire. You can use the free templates made available. You can also make good use of the themes.
LifeType is very easy to install. You can easily follow the onscreen instructions to have it installed. You don't have to be a computer guru to use it.
It is quiet easy to add extra feature when using LifeType. You can add extra wiki plugins at any time. You can also customize them to suit your preference.
You don't need to worry about spam messages when you use LifeType. It comes with an anti-spam filter which you can use in filtering spam with ease. The platform supports trackbacks. You can easily trackback blogs you read on daily basis. You simply need to link them with the feature provided.
LifeType encourages multiple users. You can give several persons the permission to write in your weblog at any time. Your friends and loved ones can be part of the team.
LifeType is well optimized for mobile platforms. It comes with unique mobile features. You can use that to engage in express “moblogging”. You can make use of the mobile plugins that come with the software.
LifeType offers users with unique sub-domains which can be used as URLs. You can personalize the sub-domains. You can generate clean content from your blog while using LifeType. You can also share the blog with your friends and loved ones.
Indeed, you've got a lot to gain when using LifeType. You can learn more about the open source software by checking out its official website.
Install LifeType on HostGator
Installation of LifeType is very easy. If you have little bit of technical knowledge then you can install LifeType on your server. Hostgator makes installation of LifeType even easier by giving quick install facility. Just follow the following simple steps and LifeType will be installed on your hostgator account.
1) Login to your hostgator control panel. Go to quick install section. You can open quick install section by clicking on 'Quick Install' from Software/Services section.
2) Once you are in Quick Install section, click on LifeType link from the left navigation toolbar. You will find the LifeType link under Blog section.
3) Now click on Install LifeType button.
4) You will be asked to enter the URL address, admin email, site name and display name. Fill out all the information. Once you have given all information, click on 'Install LifeType' button.
5) You will see the installation process.
6) Once the installation is complete, you will be given username and password for lifetype. Please keep record of this username and password. You will need this information at the time of login to your LifeType installation.
Now you have successfully install LifeType on your hostgator account. You can start using LifeType blogging platform.
Uninstall LifeType from HostGator Server
You can easily uninstall LifeType from your account just by one click.
To uninstall the LifeType, first go to Quick Install section. Click on 'My Installs' button. Click on uninstall link to uninstall your installation. Then click on Uninstall button.
Now you know how to install LifeType on your hostgator account. Go and try LifeType yourself.
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