Directions for how to login, create, edit, comment, nudge, like, and feature a post. These directions also include how to features a post and post as a different author. These features are only available to select users. If you have any questions or concerns contact the ITS team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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How-to Login to the Intranet
Please note: You may not be prompted to provide your credentials if you are currently logged into other WSB single sign on services.
Step 2: If you are still having trouble contact an admin at email@example.com.
How-to Create a Post
Step 1: To create a new post, select the "Add Post" link from the dropdown. You should arrive on the post editor page.
Step 5: When you are ready to publish your post, click the "Publish" button on the upper right of the post editor page. To save a draft, click the "Save Draft" button.
How-to Edit a Post
Step 1: To edit a post, click "My Posts" button on the intranet top bar. You should have arrived on an admin page that lists all of your previous posts. If you're an admin, you'll see a list of everyone's previous posts.
Step 3: From the post editor page, make your changes. When you're ready to publish the update, click the "Update" button.
How-to Comment on a Post
Step 1: Click the "Comments" link displayed below the post. You will be transferred the post's comment form.
Step 3: When you are ready to post your comment, click the "Post Comment" button below the form.
How-to Nudge a Post
Step 1: Click the "Nudge" link displayed below the post. A small form will pop-up below the link.
Note: If you are the Dean or an Associate Dean you will have the ability to nudge to groups. To nudge a group type "group" into the nudge form and available groups will appear at the top of the autocomplete dropdown. If you are not a Dean or an Associate Dean but would like to nudge to a group, request that the appropriate Dean in your department to nudge your post.
How-to Like a Post
Step 1: Click the "Like" link displayed below the post. To unlike a post, repeat step one.
How-to Feature a Post
This functionality is only available to editor and admin users.
Step 1: If you are an editor or admin, click the "Feature This Post" link displayed below the post. To unfeature a post, repeat step one.
How-to Post as a Different Author
This functionality is only available to admin and editor users.
Step 3: When you are ready to publish your post, click the "Publish" button.
Images with Captions that Load Automatically
If an image has certain meta-data information a caption might automatically load. Simply edit or delete the caption as needed. Click on the image and editing options will appear.
How-to Remove Microsoft Word Formatting
Copying content from Microsoft Word may result in unexpected formatting issues. To avoid this, use WordPress' "Paste as text" button to convert your copied content to plain text and then format the content in the visual text editor.
Step 3: Format the pasted content, as necessary.
Managing Your Subscriptions
Step 1: Go to the Home page.
Step 3: Click Subscribe or Unsubscribe to receive immediate alerts. Immediate alerts send you an email whenever a new post is created.
Internet Explorer Compatibility Mode
Step 1: Open Internet Explore. Then click on the gear in the upper right of the window.