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The "Add Blog" permission lets you create blog posts. (Learn more at Edit Space Permissions.) Blog posts don't have hierarchies, unlike pages in a wiki. Instead, they appear chronologically.

  1. Open the Confluence space in which you want to create a blog
  2. To the left, next to the name of your space, click on icon with three horizontal bars
    • A drop-down menu will unfold
  3. Click on Blog
    • The "Blog" page will open
  4. Click on Create
    • A dialogue box will open, showing options for templates
  5. Click on Blog Post
  6. Click on Create
    • An empty post will open
  7. Title the post
  8. Add content to the post
  9. Click on Publish 
    • Your blog post will open