Changing the blog handle

Run a command to change your blog handle. The blog handle displays in the URL for your blog.

Before you begin


To edit configuration files, you must use the wsadmin client. See Starting the wsadmin client for details.

About this task


  1. Start the wsadmin client following the steps in Administering Blogs using the wsadmin Client.
  2. Start the Blogs Jython script interpreter by entering the following command:
  3. Run the following command to replace the blog handle:
    BlogsAdminService.renameWeblogHandle("<old_handle>", "<new_handle>")
    where old_handle is the blog handle that need to be replaced, and wherenew_handle is the new handle for the blog.