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1.3.0 2023-03-30 09:38 UTC

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Yii2 Blog Module

Yii2 Blog

Publications manager for Yii2.

The module have multilanguage support and integration with Sitemaps, RSS-feeds, Google AMP and Yandex.Turbo modules.

This module is an integral part of the Butterfly.–°MS content management system, but can also be used as an standalone extension.

Copyrights (c) 2019-2023 W.D.M.Group, Ukraine



To install the module, run the following command in the console:

$ composer require "wdmg/yii2-blog"

After configure db connection, run the following command in the console:

$ php yii blog/init

And select the operation you want to perform:

  1. Apply all module migrations
  2. Revert all module migrations


In any case, you can execute the migration and create the initial data, run the following command in the console:

$ php yii migrate --migrationPath=@vendor/wdmg/yii2-blog/migrations


To add a module to the project, add the following data in your configuration file:

'modules' => [
    'blog' => [
        'class' => 'wdmg\blog\Module',
        'routePrefix' => 'admin',
        'baseRoute'  => '/blog', // route for frontend (string or array), use "/" - for root
        'baseLayout' => '@app/views/layouts/main', // the default layout to render blog
        'imagePath' => '/uploads/blog' // the default path to save blog thumbnails in @webroot


Use the Module::dashboardNavItems() method of the module to generate a navigation items list for NavBar, like this:

    echo Nav::widget([
    'options' => ['class' => 'navbar-nav navbar-right'],
        'label' => 'Modules',
        'items' => [

Status and version [ready to use]

  • v.1.3.0 - Fixes, update dependencies, copyrights
  • v.1.2.4 - RBAC implementation
  • v.1.2.3 - URL redirect notify, defaultController property, update dependencies and README.md
  • v.1.2.2 - Fixed JsonValidator in dependencies
  • v.1.2.1 - Added AliasInput::widget()
  • v.1.2.0 - Multi-language support
  • v.1.1.4 - Log activity
  • v.1.1.3 - Added pagination
  • v.1.1.2 - Added default sort and fix breadcrumbs
  • v.1.1.1 - Filter posts by categories and tags (view dashboard)
  • v.1.1.0 - Added CRUD for taxonomy (Categories, Tags)
  • v.1.0.1 - Added migrations, CRUD and models for Categories, Tags