Creating and Editing a Featured Item

Goal

Create or edit a Featured Item.

Prerequisite knowledge

Steps

You can create a new Featured Item by following the steps below, or edit an existing one by only editing some of the fields.

  1. In the administrative menu, go to Content > Add content > Featured Item or find the Featured Item you would like to edit as described in Finding Content.
  2. Fill in the form fields. See the table for fields and values below.
  3. Field nameExplanationExample value

    Language

    Select the language of your content (English, German, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese-Brazil, French, Dutch). The content item will be displayed on the corresponding language version of the website. For more on language versions see Managing Translations

    English

    Featured priority

    This determines the order of Featured Items on listing pages or blocks. The higher priority comes before the lower priority.

    10

    Title

    The title of the Featured Item. This will be displayed in the block where featured items are listed.

    iText at the Japan week

    Featured Link

    The URL of the content you would like to list as a Featured Item. Enable Open URL in a new window so that visitors still have the original page open when clicking on the Featured Item.

    http://itextpdf.com/events/japan-it-2015

    Domain access options

    "Send to all affiliates" must always be selected. "Publish to" one must be selected - target audience for the site: customers (iText) OR developers (iText Developers).

    iText

    URL path settings

    The URL of the page. Generate automatic URL alias is enabled by default, usually there is no need to change it.

    -

    Meta tags

    You can edit Page title, Description, Abstract, Keywords for SEO. Usually there is no need to change the default settings.

    -

    Authoring information

    The author (Authored by) and publishing date (Authored on) aren't displayed for Featured Items, so you can leave the default (logged in user and date of publication).

    -

    Publishing options

    Add Moderation notes for reviewers and set the Moderation state of your content (Draft, Needs review or Published). To learn more about moderation states see Content Moderation and Approval.

    Needs review

  4. Click Preview to check what your Featured Item will look like on the site. Click Save to create your Featured Item or save your changes.