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Component Tutorials

Components allow you to enter and present content on the page. You add Components by clicking and dragging them onto the page from the Sidekick.

Components are organized in three categories: General, Promos, and Other.


General Components

Divider

A gray bar used to separate content on a page.

Learn How to Use It


Events Calendar

Display a listing of events based on various criteria.

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Expandables

List of abbreviated copy that will expand when clicked.

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Image

Allows users to place images on a web page.

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Photo Gallery

Gather a collection of related photos and present them in a lightbox-style.

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Reference

Reference a different component from another page in the site.

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Rich Text

Create, edit and delete basic text with additional rich text features.

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Table

Display content structured in a standard table layout with limited styling options.

Learn How to Use It


Video Player

Display video on a web page.

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Audio Player

Play audio within a web page.

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Promos Components

Event Calendar Promo

A visual component to feature a single event.

Learn How to Use It


Gray Panel Promo

Image and text promotional gray square.

Learn How to Use It


One-Column Square Promo

Image and text promotional square for 1-column spaces.

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Text Teaser Promo

Longer text-only promotional content.

Learn How to Use It


Color Title Promo

Text only promotional content.

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Two-Column Square Promo

Image and text promotional square for 2-column spaces.

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Rounded Promo

Image and text promotional rounded square.

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General Components

Column Control

Break up template space with columns.

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Shortcuts

Drop-down menu that links to another page.

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Summary List

Create dynamic lists of press releases, articles, or policies.

Learn How to Use It


Policy

Use in the left-hand column of the Policy Template.

Learn How to Use It


Org Chart

Components used in conjunction with the Org Chart Template.

Learn How to Use It


Supported Browser

Currently, the only supported browser for using the CMS is Mozilla Firefox.

For optimal viewing of the CMS interface, use a screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher and the most recent version of Firefox. If your system does not allow for 1024 x 768 resolution, 800 x 600 will still allow you to to view the full width of the page.

Firefox

Make sure to disable "Pop-up Blockers" while working within the CMS Authoring Environment.

 

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