Blog Notification web part in SharePoint 2016

This SharePoint tutorial, we will discuss what is a blog notification web part and how to add a Blog Notification Web part into a web part page in SharePoint 2016. Also, we will see what are the notifications we can get by using this web part? The same way we can use blog notification web part in SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online.

Blog Notification web part in SharePoint 2016/2013/Online

Blog Notification Web Part provides quick links to register for blog posts notifications using Alerts or RSS feed. In Blog Site, you may not find it easy to get Site Page under Site Contents you can follow this link to activate the feature discussed in the previous topic.

What Blog Notification web part contains?

Blog Notification web part contains:
– ALERT ME
– RSS FEED

Add Blog Notification web part in SharePoint

First, we will see how we can create a web part page in SharePoint 2016 and then we will see how we can add a blog notification web part to the web part page.

SharePoint 2016 Blog Notification Web Part
SharePoint 2016 Blog Notification Web Part

Step-2
Click on Site Pages to view the pages and to create Web part page.

blog notification webpart
blog notification webpart

Step-3
Click on New Document and then click on Web Part Page to Create a new Web Part Page.

blog notification webpart in sharepoint 2013
blog notification webpart in sharepoint 2013

Step-4
Type a file name and choose a layout and choose Save Location to Save the web Part. And click on Create.

blog notification webpart in sharepoint 2016
blog notification webpart in sharepoint 2016

Step-5
Open the web part page. Click on “Add a Web part”.

blog notification webpart in sharepoint online
blog notification webpart in sharepoint online

Step-6
From Category Menu Choose Blog and then on Blog Notification and click on Add

sharepoint 2013 blog notification webpart
sharepoint 2013 blog notification webpart

Step-7
You can see a Web Part is created with tow Blog Notifications as RSS FEED and ALERT ME.

sharepoint 2016 blog notification webpart
sharepoint 2016 blog notification webpart

Step-8
Click on ALERT ME to create alert for the page admins and users. Here you can choose delivery methods like E-mail or Text Messages and alerts for Change types with when to send those alerts like notifying Send notification immediately, Send a daily summary, and Send a weekly summary.

sharepoint online blog notification webpart
sharepoint online blog notification webpart

Step-9
You can click on RSS subscribe the feeds where your reader can easily track changes to important lists and libraries.

blog notification webpart sharepoint
blog notification webpart sharepoint

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Conclusion

We had discussed what is a blog notification web part in SharePoint 2016? How to add a blog notification web part into a web part page in SharePoint 2016/2013.

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