Brightspot Content Types Guide

Blog post


This topic explains how to create a blog post.

To create a blog post:

  1. In the header, click add.
  2. From the Create list, select Blog Post.
  3. Using the following table as a reference, complete the fields as needed.
  4. Complete your site's workflow and publish the blog post.
Field Description
Blog Select a blog. This selection is visible to the visitors to your site.
Headline Enter a headline. This headline is visible to the visitors to your site.
Subheadline Enter a subheadline. This subheadline is visible to the visitors to your site.
URL Slug This field, by default, is auto-populated by a Title, Name, or Headline field, and becomes part of the asset's URL. You can modify the URL Slug field if necessary.
Authors Select one or more authors. The authors are visible to visitors to your site.

For information about creating an author, see Author.
Lead Add a module that appears after the asset's headline and before its body. This module is visible to visitors to your site.

For information about working with modules, see Modules.
Body Use the rich-text editor to include text, lists, images, and links to other assets. Text in this field is visible to visitors to your site.

For information about using the rich-text editor, see Rich-text editor.
Tags Select the tags associated with this asset. This selection is visible to visitors to your site.

For information about creating a tag, see Tag.
Embargo Select a date until which Brightspot embargoes the asset, or select Indefinitely to embargo the asset indefinitely.
Secondary Sections Select the secondary sections associated with this asset. This selection is not visible to the visitors to your site.

For information about creating a section, see Section.


The following illustration shows how Brightspot renders a blog post.

Rendered blog post
Rendered blog post

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