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Events

How to creating an event on your website


In this tutorial, we will learn how to create an event. The event content type includes a calendar so that site visitors can view events in a list. Visitors can also view events by day, week, month and year. Posting event pages to the front page makes it easy for users to see upcoming events.

Step 1: Creating Your Event


Using the menu bar at the top of the page, hover over the "Content" tab and select "Event" from the "Add Content" menu (Note: your menu may look slightly different):

Announcements

How to create an announcement for your website


In this tutorial, you will learn all about the announcement content type. The announcement content type is used to present information about events or department news for site visitors (e.g. highlighting a department's accomplishments by showing off new research or displaying faculty awards). Because of the announcement's banner function on the front page, an announcement is often the first thing a site visitor will see. Keep that in mind when creating content.

Courses

The Courses feature offers an easy and attractive way to simply display the courses that you will be offering during a given school year. The format makes it easy for users to interact with your courses list. Courses is a feature that is not turned on by default in our Luggage platform. If you would like this feature added to your site, please email websupport@iastate.edu and we'd be happy to add it!

Projects

How to create a project on your website


The project content type on Luggage is useful for showcasing research that your department has done. Listing grants and showing project start and end dates are some of the features that the project content type provides. Read this tutorial for more information about creating a project page.

 

Step 1: Creating Your Project


Using the menu bar at the top of the page, hover over the "Content" tab and select "Project" from the "Add Content" menu (Note: your menu may look slightly different):

Hero Expanded Blocks

Hero Expanded blocks are a great way to display a small body of text with a pleasing background. If you wish to feature an image with minimal text, consider using a Hero block instead. 

In this tutorial, you will learn how to edit Hero Expanded blocks. 

Hero Blocks

Hero blocks are an easy and attractive way to feature an image with the option to add a short caption. In this tutorial, you will learn how to edit Hero blocks. 

Menu Blocks

Menu blocks are a useful way to add small menus of related content to any page. These blocks are especially useful in situations where you would like a tertiary menu. In this tutorial, you will learn how to edit menu blocks. 

Hero v Hero Expanded: What's the difference?

You might be wondering what the difference is between a Hero block and a Hero Expanded block. Below, we break it down as to what the differences are between the two and show you some examples. 

Project Promotion

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:00am

Do you have research projects that you would like to highlight? If so, then this webinar is definitely for you! Join us as we explore the Luggage Projects Feature. See how easy it is to promote your work and have it displayed throughout your site in a few short steps!

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