I have already done similar project for our university. It was eBay analog platform with my own written webserver in Java (Eclipse). With some modifications it can be changed to weblog system.
With best RegaLagi
I use Eclipse 3.3.1 IDE for developing projects, JDK 1.6.0_3 and both tomcat or Jboss as application server.
As I understand in your projects , there would be 3 or 4 db tables . These tables would be like Lagi
I can do it the way you want . It will take 3 tables in the database,4Jsp pages , JDBC connectivity to the database and need to write some queries
There will be two modules
1.user management along with Admin.