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Transforming UB’s digital communications through process and tools

Sidebar Components

Sidebar components are used mainly in the right sidebar areas and on some homepages. The Flex Module can also be used in the left sidebar.

* Components flagged below have the same settings as their core/more component versions.


Bring more attention to a link by controlling the width, color, shape and wording of the button.


Highlight important text on your page, such as time-sensitve dates, tips on a particular process, or a specific warning.

Display a rotating series of Web pages. Clickable controls allow visitors to cycle through the list.

Control where content is positioned on a page depending on whether the visitor is using a large-resolution device such as a desktop computer or iPad, or a screen that is smaller than 720 pixel width, such as a smartphone.

Display events from the UB Calendar in your page's sidebar.
Display a linked headline, image or video, descriptive text and a list of related links all in one sidebar module.
Display news headlines in the sidebar of your page.

Display content from another page within the UBCMS.