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Article Block

The Articles Block lets you create a list of documents. Each document in the list can be set to show only the document title and the first portion of the entire document. The entire document can be opened when you click on its title.

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Configuring articles

Article blocks posses the ability to configure how content is displayed. Configuring an article block will allow you to control how information is summarized.

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Article Display Options

On the main page articles may show the full text or just the introduction. If an introduction is displayed, the article has the option to omit or repeat the introduction in the new window. Some articles may not open and instead link to another web location. Also, an article introduction may maintain or keep its HTML formatting once expanded.

Article behavior is managed in the edit article configuration button accompanying article blocks. Read more for explanations regarding the configuration window.

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Article Archiving

By default, the more recently created articles are shown first. If "Reverse order" is selected under article configuration, then articles are shown in the order created. Up and down arrows in essence change what the system thinks is the order of creation.

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Links

To have the articles be links to other places, click "enable links" and set the options to not have a separation between the introduction and the body and to retain all HTML formatting in the body.

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Testimonials

Testimonials can be displaying with the following technique:

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