How to run a team publication on Hashnode

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Team (shared) publication lets multiple authors publish articles under one blog. It's currently in beta and available for a select few. If you have access, here's how you can start a team publication.

Create a new blog

Please visit your publication settings and create a new team publication. Just enter your publication name and hit "Create".

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Map a custom domain

By default, your team publication lives on a randomly generated subdomain of hashnode.dev. You can map a custom domain for free to personalize it. To do that visit your blog dashboard and click on the domain tab. Just enter your domain name and hit update.

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Add Members

Once you create a team publication, you become a super admin. You can add new members to your publication and assign one the following two roles to them:

  • Admin: Similar to super admin, but they can't remove other admins. But they can access the dashboard and directly publish articles on the publication.
  • Contributor: They can submit articles to your publication for approval. One of the admins can then approve and publish the articles.

You can visit your blog Dashboard -> Members, and add new members by entering their Hashnode username:

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Submitting Articles

Once a new member is added to your publication, they will be able to select the publication while publishing their articles:

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Approving Articles

To approve incoming drafts, you can visit blog Dashboard -> Submissions.

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From there you can perform the following actions:

  • View draft and leave comments on it
  • Click "Edit & Publish" to make changes and publish the post
  • Reject a draft

Team Publications are still in beta and may have some rough edges. Feel free to try it out and help us improve before releasing 🚀 it to the public.