The Display Feed can be used on all pages with a sidebar (on the left). It provides an automated feed of your posts, such as blogs posts. See an example in the left-hand grey bar below the navigation.


Before continuing, make sure the section (page) you are working on has a Sidebar (or Shared Sidebar) hidden folder so you can add the Call to action button. If not please see the instructions for adding a Sidebar folder

1. Find the hidden Sidebar (or Shared Sidebar) section for your page in your site structure; 

2. Click on the blue Actions button and click Create content;

3. A list of content will appear. Select the item called 'Display Feed(Find out how to add a Content type)

4. A form will appear. Complete the form as follows:

Field title What should I do? Is it compulsory?
Name* Name the block and give it a concise description e.g. Display feed - Content design blog Yes
Feed URL* The address of the RSS Feed or ATOM feed to use (640 characters max)
in this case we used:

Add the title/heading of the feed e.g. Content design blog
If omitted a default heading will be used (64 characters max).

Link text

Add some link text to appear under the heading e.g. Recent posts.
If omitted a default heading 'All Notices' will be used (32 characters max).

Internal link The heading can link to your feeds page. Click Add section link to select an internal T4 section OR No
External link The heading can link to your feeds page. Copy and paste in an external link (outside T4) e.g. No
Item quantity Select how many posts you want to appear in the feed, the default is 6. No, it will default to 6
Theme colour* Select the theme colour you want, this will be determined by your selected colour theme for your pages. Yes

5. Click Save and approve to save your changes.

Save and approve