Understanding News Publications


Concept


Steps:

  1. A News Publication Pagelet

     

    A news publication pagelet presents information to users in an easy-to-use, focused format, and enables publishers to incorporate images and designate top stories to emphasize content.

     

    The figure illustrates the following aspects of a news publication pagelet:

    • Publication title.

    • Top stories.

    • Associated images.

    • Articles.

    • Sections.

    Submit Articles link that enables users to submit articles from the pagelet.

    Step 1
  2. Process Flow for Developing a News Publication

     

    The following process flow diagrams highlights the steps to develop a news publication that are discussed in this lesson:

    1. Create a news publication and assign the audience as a viewer role (top administrator).

    2. Create sections in the news publication and assign privileges to each section (folder administrator).

    3. Create and add news articles to the sections (contributors).

    4. Submit articles for publication (contributors).

    5. Review articles and determine the appropriate action: reject or publish (publishers).

    Step 2
  3. Process Flow for Developing a News Publication (continued)

     

    The following process flow diagrams highlights the steps to develop a news publication that are discussed in this lesson:

    6. Publish articles; withdraw published articles as appropriate (publishers).

    7. Choose top stories (publishers and contributors).

    8. Publish news publications as pagelets (top administrators).

    9. If the Submit Link is enabled for the news publication, submit articles through the pagelet (viewers).

    Step 3

In summary, a news publication enables organizations to organize content by sections and articles and then present that content to a defined audience through a homepage pagelet.

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