Build your site's primary header with its formal title, a
homepage link, and optional set of audience page links that will
carry throughout your site.
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Add the component to the page. There are two editable sections: the header area itself and an 'Info For' list.
The Search box is also shown, as 'disabled'. It must be enabled separately (see Setting up a Site-Wide Search).
Place this component at the top of your homepage directly
beneath the main UB 'Reaching Others' banner. If you have an Emergency
Alert Banner, put the Main Header below that as well.
Title: Enter the formal title for your website, the official name of your office or program. Do not begin with "UB".
Title Link: Enter the primary URL for your website as a relative link ("/content/...").
Sub-Title: Enter an additional description for your
The 'Info For' list is intended to provide links to several secondary audience pages; e.g. 'Information for Prospective Students.' The List's settings can be adjusted in the same way as the standard List Builder component. If these links are not needed, just delete this component.
Headline: Provide a descriptive heading for your list.
Next you must choose the type of list, as well as set additional
advanced settings. Normally you will only provide a small number of
links here, probably as a Fixed List, however the component
provides almost all of the options for the List Builder
Build list using: This drop-down menu asks how you want to build your list. You have the option to build it using:
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New window: Select so each clicked page is displayed in a new browser window.
Display as: This drop-down menu asks how you would like your list to be displayed. Lists fall into the general categories of Links, Teasers and Content:
Order by: There are several ways in which you can order your list:
Reverse order: Check the box to select whether you would like to inverse the order selected in the Order by field.
If you want all items to appear in the list, do not leave the Limit field blank. Instead, enter a value that you anticipate will meet your needs; for example, 200, 500, etc. (The News Center has used 9999 as a 'very large number' because their archives date to 1990.)
Paginate after: This setting turns on paginated returns, with the maximum number chosen displayed for each page (optional).
Exclude current page: Do not display any entries that link to the page on which the list is shown (optional).
Enable scheduling: Select to enable shared content Scheduling.
Host page: Specify on what page of your site you would
like any shared content shown. By default will be the current
Empty message: Choose a suitable message that will display if the list is currently empty. (In the example shown above, it will say "Sorry, there is no news today.")
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April 20, 2017