Office 365: Post a Blog on WordPress Using NINTEX Workflow in SharePoint 2013 Online

Updated: Mar 14, 2019

A WordPress new article is a new action introduced in NINTEX workflow for SharePoint 2013 that can be added from the NINTEX store. Using this action you will be able to post a blog on WordPress. To explain this action I have created a custom list with the following columns:


Workflow Design


Create WordPress Blog Workflow

  • Navigate to the Office 365 site (https://c986.sharepoint.com/).

  • Click on the WordPress Blog link in the quick launch bar. Click on the List tab and then click on the NINTEX Workflow button in the ribbon interface.


  • Drag and drop WordPress new article action from the Social section.


  • Click on the down arrow and then click on Configure.


  • Set all the following fields as specified below and then click on the Save button.



Publish the workflow

  • Click on the Publish button in the ribbon interface.

  • Ensure the Title is set; optionally you can set the values for Description. Select the Task List, History List and Start options.


  • Click on the Publish button. The Workflow will be validated.



  • The workflow is published successfully.


Test the workflow

  • Navigate to the WordPress Blog list.

  • Create a new item.


  • Select the item and then click on Workflows in the ribbon interface.


  • Click on WordPress Blog Workflow and then click on the Start button.

  • After a few minutes the blog is posted successfully on WordPress as shown below.


Summary

Thus in this article you have seen how to post a blog on WordPress using NINTEX workflow in SharePoint 2013 Online.

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