News and events feed
The News & events feed content type allows inclusion of a news feed and/or events feed on your Landing page, Content page or in your Sidebar. There is also the option for a News and events with Twitter content type.
Editors can choose whether they want to include one or two feeds, can select the feeds they want and the display will automatically adapt.
Contact your Faculty Web Officer if you'd like to add a News & events feed to your page.
Here is a live example
15 January 2019The National Student Survey 2019 launches at Imperial
21 January 2019, 12:00 – 13:00Seminar New tests and treatments for prostate cancer
22 January 2019, 12:00 – 13:00Seminar Negotiating the photon budget for neuronal membrane potential imaging
23 January 2019, 16:00 – 17:00Seminar Seminar: Dr Aldo Faisal
23 January 2019, 19:00 – 20:30Lecture Fire: its secret life
Give it a try
1. Please contact your Faculty Web Officer, who will add a News & events feed content type to your page for you
2. A form with a number of fields will appear. Each of these fields relates to the components of your feed, fill in the form, see example below:
|Field title||What should I do?||Is it compulsory?|
|Name*||Name the block and give it a concise description e.g. News and events feed||Yes|
Heading for News
Give your news block a heading e.g. Physics Department News
|Number of news items||From the drop down menu select the number of news items you want to show in your feed. (If you do not want to show any event items select 0)||Yes|
|News RSS feed*||Please obtain your RSS feed from your Faculty Web Officer||Yes|
|Heading for events||Give your events block a heading e.g. Physics Department Events||Yes|
|Number of events items||From the drop down menu select the number of events items you want to show in your feed. (If you do not want to show any event items select 0)||No|
|Events RSS feed||Please obtain your RSS feed from your Faculty Web Officer||No|
3. Click Add & Approve