Textpattern Introduction

Textpattern is an elegant, flexible and easy to use CMS, created for users who want to have the flexibility to customize their website per their needs. Textpattern is supported in over 30 different languages, has excellent support and a full set of features. With its easy to use interface and architecture, you can put your […]

TextPattern automatic installation

The installation of Textpattern can very easy, especially when using the Softaculous autoinstaller. The process requires just a few clicks. Simply login to your cPanel and find the Softaculous icon under the “Software/Services” table: Under the “Blogs” section, find the “Textpattern” script and click on it: Click the “Install” tab to proceed with the configuration of your Textpattern site: […]

TextPattern manual installation

  In this tutorial you are going to learn how to install Textpattern manually. Before you start, you will need to prepare a few things. First, you will need to create a MySQL database. You can create new MySQL database using the MySQL Database Wizard located in your cPanel. Simply follow the wizard which will guide you through […]

How to write new article in Textpattern?

To write a new article in Textpattern, login to your website admin area. Navigate to the “Content” tab and click on “Write”: On that page enter your article content: Title Body Excerpt – this field is optional. It can be used as a short summary of the article. On the left side you will see additional […]

How to create a new categories in Textpattern?

Using Textpattern you can put your content in different categories. You can setup separate categories for your articles, links, images and files. To setup your categories login to your site’s admin area and navigate to “Content” and select the “Categories” tab: In the next page you can setup your categories. Each one is setup in […]

How to add new author in Textpattern?

In this tutorial you are going to learn how to add new authors to your Textpattern website. Start by logging in the admin area of your site. Click on the “Admin” tab and select “Users”: Now click on “Add new author” button as shown in the picture: On the next page enter the new author […]

How to install plugins in Textpattern?

In this tutorial you are going to learn how to extend the functionality of your Textpattern website by installing new plugins. You can find some free Textpattern modules/plugins here: Find the plugin/module which you wish to use on the site and download the file associated with the extension. Open the file in a text […]

How to upgrade Textpattern?

If you are using an earlier version of Textpattern you may want to upgrade your site to the latest version so as to get the most recent security fixes and patches. Before you start the upgrade, you should create a backup of your site’s admin area. You can check our guide how to create backup […]

How to reset the Textpattern admin password?

In this tutorial we are going to show you how to reset the administrative password for your Textpattern website in case you do not have access to the administrative email address for your admin user. First access your cPanel and navigate to phpMyAdmin: On the left side menu find your Textpattern database and click on it. Click on […]

How to create backup of Textpattern?

To create backup of your Textpattern website you will need to do two things – backup your website files and your website database. You can easily backup your website files on your local computer by downloading them using FTP client. You can check our FTP video tutorials at: To create backup of your website […]