Brightspot Content Types Guide

Creating an author list module

This topic describes how to create an author list module.

To create an author list module:

  1. In the header, click add.
  2. From the Create list, select a content type (such as Article). A content edit page appears.
  3. Toward the right of the content edit form, select more_horiz> Overrides.
  4. Expand Layout Overrides.
  5. From the AboveAside, or Below list, select one of the following:

    • Add After—Inherits the block’s modules from the parent level and adds a list under them.
    • Add Before—Inherits the block’s modules from the parent level and adds a list above them.
    • Replace—Replaces the block’s modules inherited from the parent level with a new list.
  6. Click add_circle_outline, and select Author List. A form appears.
  7. In the Title field, enter the list’s title.
  8. In the Description field, enter the list’s description.
  9. From the Items list, select one of the following:

    • Basic—Creates a list of authors that does not change.
    • Advanced—Creates a list of promos.
    • Dynamic—Creates a list of authors that changes over time.
  10. Complete your site’s workflow and publish the item.
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