Add a "highlight" to the right side of your unit's website in order to promote something of interest. These may be recurring or long-term events, or another announcment (see examples on Music or Art's websites, these appear on the far right beneath the unit menu).

To create a highlight you will need:

Add a "highlight" to the right side of your unit's website in order to promote something of interest. These may be recurring or long-term events, or another announcment (see examples on Music or Art's websites, these appear on the far right beneath the unit menu).

To create a highlight you will need:

 To add a highlight, follow these steps:

Step 1: Click or hover over the word "Content" located on your dashboard tool bar (upper left when logged in):

Click or hover over "Add Content":

Then click on the "Highlight" option:

Choose groupStep 2: You must select your "Unit or Group" that the highlight will appear in (this is the name of your website).

Step 3: Choose a "Group Content Visibility" option (this is a required field). Choosing "Private" will enable you and others who can log in to the site to see the story, but not the public. This is helpful if you're developing something that isn't ready to be publicized yet, just remember to change it to Public visibility when it is ready to go live.

Step 4: Select your audience type. This determines which pages on your website the highlight will show up on.

Step 5: Upload a picture you wish to be displayed. Be sure the dimensions are 200 height by 270 width.

Step 6: Provide a title and a link for the highight.

Step 7: If you choose to, you may provide some text in the highlight summary box. This will appear beneath the image if you uploaded one.

Step 8: SAVE! Now check your homepage, Students page, or whichever page you chose for the highlight to show on to make sure it looks good. If you'd like to change, edit, or delete the highlight, you can find it by clicking on the word "Content" in your top left administration bar, and then Filter by content type (like "Highlight", in this case):

 

 

  • something of importance to call attention to about your unit/program 
  • text or a link to a website about whatever you're trying to highlight
  • a related image (if available)
    • something of importance to call attention to about your unit/program 
    • text or a link to a website about whatever you're trying to highlight
    • a related image (if available)

 To add a highlight, follow these steps:

Step 1: Click or hover over the word "Content" located on your dashboard tool bar (upper left when logged in):

Click or hover over "Add Content":

Then click on the "Highlight" option:

Choose groupStep 2: You must select your "Unit or Group" that the highlight will appear in (this is the name of your website).

Step 3: Choose a "Group Content Visibility" option (this is a required field). Choosing "Private" will enable you and others who can log in to the site to see the story, but not the public. This is helpful if you're developing something that isn't ready to be publicized yet, just remember to change it to Public visibility when it is ready to go live.

Step 4: Select your audience type. This determines which pages on your website the highlight will show up on.

Step 5: Upload a picture you wish to be displayed. Be sure the dimensions are 200 height by 270 width.

Step 6: Provide a title and a link for the highight.

Step 7: If you choose to, you may provide some text in the highlight summary box. This will appear beneath the image if you uploaded one.

Step 8: SAVE! Now check your homepage, Students page, or whichever page you chose for the highlight to show on to make sure it looks good. If you'd like to change, edit, or delete the highlight, you can find it by clicking on the word "Content" in your top left administration bar, and then Filter by content type (like "Highlight", in this case):