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Need to display an important message across domains? The announcements content type is perfect for displaying pertinent information to site visitors across the top of webpages on a single domain, all domains or just a few. Links can also be added to direct site visitors to additional resources.

contentTypeWidgetNOTE: This is a reusable content type widget, which means it is dependent upon content you've first created as a content type from the dashboard menu.


Color options

Yellow banner example Blue banner example Green banner example


Yellow banner example expanded

How to 

Go to the Content tab at top of the dashboard and select Announcements. If you don't see this option, you will need to be granted permissions to use this feature. If you need access, please submit a request

Announcements content type


Select "Create an announcement" at the top right.

Create an announcement


Add a title. Then choose a background color and prefix for the banner. If the prefix options ("Announcement" or "Caution") do not suite your needs, add a custom option. You can also choose if you would like the announcement to be fully expanded when the page loads. 

Announcement detail fields


Add a description. 

Announcement description field


Add a URL for additional information; the link will be labeled "Learn More". Choose the announcement order, if you're displaying more that one announcement. 

Announcements content type - additional information


Choose which domains the announcement should be displayed on.

Announcements content type - domain options


Publish to immediately display the announcement. You can also save as a draft and schedule publish/unpublish dates.

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