Big Medium 2: The Complete Guide
This book is a comprehensive instruction guide to Big Medium for writers, editors, designers and administrators.
Big Medium 2: Widget Cheatsheet
A one-page reference sheet for all of Big Medium's widget tags.
PDF, one page. 203 KB.
"Internal Server Error" or "Premature End of Script Headers"
Why do I get a "500: Internal Server Error" message when I connect to Big Medium?
Can I include PHP code in my templates?
Tips for combining PHP-generated markup with Big Medium.
Why don't accented characters display correctly?
How to resolve encoding conflicts between your server and Big Medium.
“Script Produced No Output” or “CGI Error”
Why do I get this message when running Big Medium on a Windows server?
Why are some widgets not showing up on my pages?
What to do if your announcements, tips or some link widgets are not making it into your pages.
How do I enable automatic thumbnailing/resizing of images?
Big Medium can automatically generate several differently sized versions of your images when you upload them.
How do I move Big Medium to a new server?
This may be the easiest part of your server move.
How do I make a backup of my Big Medium data?
Information on how and what to backup to keep your installation safe.
Why do I keep getting a "Session Expired" message?
This almost certainly indicates that you are out of disk space.
How do I add my own custom CSS styles?
Big Medium gives you complete control over the CSS styles of your site.
What are the hosting/server requirements for managing multiple sites in different domains?
A single installation of Big Medium can manage sites in different domains, with a couple of caveats.