News Category Management

The following guide will help you Manage News Categories. News Categories only exist in Content Management System if you choose Include category for news when you build your website.

Manage News Category

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

Add New News Category

From "Manage News Category" screen click "New Category" button to add a new category for your website. System will tranfer you to the New News Category 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 Category form

  1. Title: The Title of category. Will display in the website
  2. Brief Description: For notes only
  3. Parent Category: If select the current category will be sub category of selected Parent Category
  4. Ordering: The display order in list news page.
  5. 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 category. Will not display in the website
  6. SEO Information: Click on this will pop out Search Engine Optimation options. For more information about Search Engine Optimation click here.

Update the current category

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

Delete a News Category

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

Update News Categorys display order

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