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Content (WYSIWYG)

A WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) area is for text, links, tables, images and more. If creating a new page, follow the new page steps. For an existing page select Edit then + to add the content area.

  1. Select Content for Type
  2. Add basics such as text, links, tables, media or images
  3. Use the WYSIWYG toolbar to format and apply styles
  4. Add an expand/collapse or sidebar:

Separate longer pages into smaller sections using expand/collapse.

  1. Select Expand/Collapse Section
  2. Add a title for Heading
  3. Add a Section ID to link to the section (optional)
  4. Add basics such as text, links, tables, images or media
  5. Use the WYSIWYG toolbar to format
  6. Click + to add another Expand/Collapse section, repeating steps 1-5

Note: Expand/Collapse requires Javascript. Visitors who do not have Javascript enabled will see the page fully expanded.

Use the sidebar to add related information alongside your main content area.

  1. Select Sidebar
  2. Select a Type
    • Link List - list of links
    • Event List - list with dates. Link to a page for date details
      Use Link More Events to add a general sidebar link
    • WYSIWYG - text, links or images. Use the toolbar to format
  3. Complete the required fields.
  4. Click + to add another sidebar, repeating steps 1-3.