Content Discovery Element

This Article Is For:

  • All users who have access to one/all of the following: pages, blogs, contests, and sidebars
  • This is applicable to: All themes

These are the instructions for filling out your 'Content Discovery' element.

Step-by-step guide

  1. Widget Name: This is the name of the widget showing in the Drag-And-Drop Editor. It will not be displayed on the website.
  2. Display Title Bar: Choose whether you’d like to have the title bar displayed by clicking “Yes” or “No” from the dropdown menu
  3. Data Type: Filter which blogs/stories you'd like displayed in the widget. Choose from: Latest, Top Stories, Trending. Top Stories is limited to the most recent 100 posts.
  4. Blog/News Category: Select which blog category you'd like displayed in the 'Content Discovery' widget. (press the "Ctrl" button to select multiple categories)
  5. Image: Select either 'no image' or 'thumbnail'. Custom image sizes are set up in Settings > Blog & News > Lists. Story titles appear to the right of the default thumbnails and appear below custom image sizes.
  6. Show Publish Date: Choose whether you want to display the 'Publish Date' on blogs in the 'Content Discovery' widget.  Choose from 'Show' or 'Don't Show'
  7. Items To Display Per Page: Set the number of items you want to be displayed. Should be a multiple of 5.
  8. Allow Multiple Pages: Select "Yes" if you want to display a paginator once there are more than the set items to display, otherwise select "No"