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Adding a new fields in posting a new (posting a blog)

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Adding a new field in adding a news

  Hi, I'm new to using this software and currently, using the free download version to try whether i should buy it or not. I hope that someone can help to solve my problem. I understand that adding a news is like adding a blog for other members to view. Currently there are few fields that the user have to type in, in order to add a news, like title, category etc. What if i need more fields to be added onto the default ones? I'm trying to make this feature into something like submission of business idea where user can blog their business idea for others to view and comment. So maybe, a "Cost" field can be included in for the user to key in the cost required for their idea. I believe that the database field has to be changed as well.

How can I do so? A great help will be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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I think our catalogues features is a better match. Like news, it consists of a series of listed entries; however, you can choose what fields you wish to make available for those entries.

For example, you might create an 'Ideas' catalogue and create 'Description' and 'Cost' fields.

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Reply to Chris Graham

Thanks alot Chirs, i go check it out nw. =)
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