Brightspot CMS User Guide

Configuring profile pages


This topic describes how to configure profile pages.

To configure profile pages:

  1. Click menu > Admin > Sites & Settings.
  2. In the Sites widget, select the site for which you want to configure profile pages, or select Global to configure profile pages for all sites.
  3. Click search, located to the left of more_horiz, and type Authentication Settings.
  4. From Authentication Settings, select Set:.
  5. Configure a private profile page that users can use to modify their settings:

    1. Under User Private Profile Page, click search.
    2. Under Create, click New User Private Profile Page.

      New private profile form.png
      New user private profile form

    3. In the Title field, enter a name for the profile page.
    4. From the Section selection field, select a section in which this page appears.
    5. Toward the right of the widget, select more_horiz > Overrides.
    6. Under Layout, design a private profile form. For details, see Creating a custom form.
    7. Click Publish.
    8. Click Back to Select Authentication Settings → User Private Profile Page. You return to the content picker.
    9. Select the private profile page you created.
  6. Create a public profile page that users can use to view other users’ settings:

    1. Under User Public Profile Page, click search.
    2. Under Create, click New User Public Profile Page.

      New public profile form.png
      User public profile form

    3. In the Internal Name field, enter a name for the profile page.
    4. From the Content list, select one or more modules to include in the profile page.
    5. From the Path list, select one of the formats Brightspot uses to create a unique URL to each user’s profile page. For example, if you select User ID Path Strategy, visitors can view a user’s public profile at the URL http://www.mydomain.com/user/123rt3321.
    6. From the Section selection field, select a section in which this page appears.
    7. Toward the right of the widget, select more_horiz > Overrides.
    8. Under Layout, design a public profile form.
    9. Click Publish.
    10. Click Back to Select Authentication Settings → User Public Profile Page.
    11. Select the public profile page you created.
  7. Click Save.
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