News/Article Management

The following guide will help you manage news or article for your website.

Manage News

After log in to the Content Management System. You click on the "News" on the left menu to go to the Manage News. The system will transfer you to the "Manage News" as showing below.

Add New News

From "Manage News" screen click "New News" button to add a new news for your website. System will tranfer you to the New News form as showing below.
After input all news information. Click "Publish" button to publish your news to the website.

Instructions for fields in New News form

  1. Title: The title of the news.
  2. Brief Description: If have will display with Title in list news page
  3. Content: The content of the news will be display in the detail page. You can format the text, insert images,... like using MS Word.
  4. Image: The main image of news. Click "Select Image" button and select image from your computer
  5. Ordering: The display order in list news page.
  6. Category: The category of news (Use to categorize if your website have many News. Only available if you choose Include category for news when you build your website. )
  7. Status: Display status of the news as showing below.
    • Draft: The draft version. Will not display in the website.
    • Pending: The pending version . Will not display in the website.
    • Published:The published version . The image will display in the website.
    • Hide: Hide this news. Will not display in the website
  8. Display On: The display location of news
    • Top Menu: Will display in Top Menu (Main menu of the website. Below the menu of news page)
    • Bottom Menu: Will display in bottom of the website. (If the your website layout have enable News display on bottom of the page)
    • Home News: Will display in home page (If the your website layout have enable News display on home page)
  9. Options: Click on this will pop out more options as showing below.
    • Published Date & Expire Date: If have data the news will only display after Published Date and before Expire Date
  10. SEO Information: Click on this will pop out Search Engine Optimation options. For more information about Search Engine Optimation click here.

Update the current news

From "Manage News" screen click "Edit" link on the news you wish to edit. The Update News form will display as showing below.
After modify information. Click "Save" button to save the content.
Notes: The fields in Update News form same as fields in New News form

Delete a News

From "Manage News" screen click "Delete" link on the news you wish to delete. The system will display the confirmation window as showing below.
Click the "OK" button to delete, the news will be removed from your website. If do not wish to delete just click "Cancel" button.

Update News display order

From "Manage News" screen to update the display order. Just enter the sort order in the Order column then click the "Update Order" button.