Tutorials

Adding a Big Red Button

By Marguerite on July 10, 2015 in Guidelines, Tutorials

The red button is used for calls to action within page content and custom content. You can add a button wherever you need it by using a shortcode. Navigate to the page where you would like to add the red button. Click Edit. In the content editor, click on where you would like the button to appear...

Add the Quotes Block to a Page

By Marguerite on June 18, 2015 in Tutorials

Quotes are useful for displaying testimonials about your program or service. Learn how to create individual Quotes posts to populate your page builder block. Adding the Quotes Page Builder Block to a Page Navigate to the page where you would like to add the Quotes Page Builder block. Click Edit. ...

Creating an Individual Quotes Post

By Marguerite on June 18, 2015 in Tutorials

Quotes are useful for displaying testimonials about your program or service. Learn how to display your Quotes using the Quotes page builder block. Create an Individual Quotes Post At the top of the dashboard, click +New and select Quote from the drop-down menu. Type (or paste) the quote into the ...

Adding and Using Wikis on WashU Sites

By Public Affairs on April 10, 2015 in Tutorials, WashU Sites

As compared to a post, a wiki allows visitors to your site to collaboratively modify, extend or delete the wiki’s content and structure. Wikis created on WashU Sites give users the ability to edit content from the front end without having to access the WordPress admin dashboard. Activate Wi...

Adding Headings to Pages and Posts

By Public Affairs on April 7, 2015 in Guidelines, Tutorials

Headings break up the content on your page or post in a logical way that makes it easier for your viewers to find the information for which they are looking. Using the correct heading type is particularly important for accessibility since screen readers rely on headings to navigate through longer...

Create a News or Blog Post

By Public Affairs on April 1, 2015 in Posts, Tutorials

News and blog posts contain the entire content of the blog post or news story. They can include a featured image, galleries as well as the post content. Learn how to create a news or blog post.

Create an Event Post

By Public Affairs on March 31, 2015 in Events, Tutorials

Event posts give visitors detailed information about a particular event. They can include a featured image, galleries and a detailed description of the event. Learn how to create an event post.

Create an Item Post

By Marguerite on March 31, 2015 in Items, Tutorials

Item posts give visitors more detailed information about each items. They can include a featured image, galleries and a detailed description of the item. Learn how to create an items post.