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
22 October 2018Origami cushions protect drones from collisions
19 October 2018Imperial Lates launches with an evening of greener living
24 October 2018, 16:00 – 17:00Seminar Mapping brain circuits
24 October 2018, 10:30 – 17:00General Launch of the Imperial Network for Vaccine Research
24 October 2018, 17:00 – 20:30General FoNS-MAD Competition Final
25 October 2018, 12:00 – 13:00Seminar Can Ionic Liquids be the solution to our recycling problem?
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