Choosing Top Stories


Concept


Steps:

  1. Begin by navigating to the Choose Top Stories page.

     

    Click the Content Management link.

    Step 1
  2. Click the Choose Top Stories link.

    Step 2
  3. Click the Search button.

    Step 3
  4. Click an entry in the Publication Title column.

    Step 4
  5. Use the Choose Top Stories page to select published articles as the most prominent articles for the news publication as well as the most prominent stories by section. Top stories appear most prominently on the news publication’s homepage pagelet and when viewing the contents of a news publication.

     

    In this example, as a user with publisher privileges for this news publication and for the sections within the publication, you will select several articles as top stories for the publication and for the sections of the publication.

    Step 5
  6. Notice that the image icon indicates that this article has an associated image. Select this as a top story for the publication.

     

    Click the Publication Top Story option.

    Step 6
  7. Select to remove this article as a top story.

     

    Click the Publication Top Story option.

    Step 7
  8. Also remove this article as a top story.

     

    Click the Publication Top Story option.

    Step 8
  9. Click the vertical scrollbar.

    Step 9
  10. Add this article as a top story.

     

    Click the Publication Top Story option.

    Step 10
  11. Add this article as a top story within its section.

     

    Click the Section Top Story option.

    Step 11
  12. Add this article as a top story within its section.

     

    Click the Section Top Story option.

    Step 12
  13. You can also specify a display order for top stories.

     

    Click in the Display Order field.

    Step 13
  14. Enter the desired information into the Display Order field. Enter

     a valid value
     e.g.
     "1"
    .

    Step 14
  15. Also add this article as a top story within the same section.

     

    Click the Section Top Story option.

    Step 15
  16. Click in the Display Order field.

    Step 16
  17. Enter the desired information into the Display Order field. Enter

     a valid value
     e.g.
     "2"
    .

    Step 17
  18. Click the Save button.

    Step 18
  19. Optionally, review these changes to the news publication.

     

    Click the Home link.

    Step 19
  20. Click the Refresh Company News button.

    Step 20
  21. Notice that the top stories for the publication have been updated. Continue to review your changes by selecting an article in the pagelet.

     

    Click the Get the Weather Report link.

    Step 21
  22. The View Article page displays the content of the selected article in the center column.

     

    Notice that the section title and all articles in this section are listed in the left column. Notice that all sections for this publication are listed in the right column.

    Step 22
  23. Review your changes in the affected section.

     

    Click the Human Resources News link.

    Step 23
  24. Notice that the two articles selected on the Choose Top Stories page as top stories for this section appear in the center column in the order specified by the Display Order field.

    Step 24

You have completed choosing top stories for a news publication and for the sections within the publication.

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