News Aggregator

Last Updated: Apr 10, 2017 08:47AM CDT
The News Aggregator page element displays the latest news articles in a list on your site. A News Aggregator can be used to display articles of all topics or it can be used to only display articles relevant to a certain topic by using tags.

Add a News Aggregator

To add a news aggregator that includes all topics as you might want on your home page:

1. Navigate to your organization's site, login, and toggle on Edit Mode.
2. Find or add the layer container that you would like the page element to appear in, then click Add Page Element
3. Select News Aggregator
4. Click Show Tag Menu at the right of the grey box at the top of the popup
5. Click Select All Tags or select specific tags relevant to the page
6. Click Hide Tag Menu
7. Add a title, adjust the settings, and click Create This Page Element

Pro Tip:
 Use tags to only display articles relevant to a section of your site

News Aggregator Settings

Show Tag Menu dropdown menu and select the tags you wish to show news for.
Aggregator Type: Select Show Articles by Tag, Show Most Popular Articles in Last 2 days, Show Most
Popular Articles Lifetime, or Show Most Commented on Articles in Last Week
Title: Enter a title for the News Aggregator.
Expanded Previews to Display: Expanded Article Previews display a larger Preview Image and Headline, and include Article Preview Text. (Expanded Articles are displayed differently based on the Layout Container they reside within. Entire articles and all page elements will be displayed if the News Aggregator exists within a single column Layout Container.  Only Article headlines will be displayed in all other Layout Container configurations.)
Condensed Previews Display: Condensed Article Previews display a smaller Preview Image and Headline, and omit Article Preview Text.
Custom CSS Class
SportsEngine Mirroring: Enables the page element to be mirrored. What is Mirroring?
Lock in Place: prevents this element from being repositioned
Disable Editing: prevent non-webmasters from editing this element

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