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Widget Use

Displays a list of the site's news articles, with an image, title, a 'read more' link, and the article expiry date.


Example of Widget Use

Where can the Widget be placed?

The widget can be used in the following templates:

  • Dashboard page


Widget Options

OptionUseCommentsAvailable from Version
DescriptionA short description of the widget's use.We recommended this field be updated so the widget's purpose is clear at a glance from the template page.All
LayerThe layer the widget is valid for.

The layering technology allows for the content to be shown to specific audiences.

This is handy if the content is only valid for a certain type of user, or if the same widget is required for more than one audience, but different configuration is needed.

The widget can be added to the zone more than once and the layer feature can determine which audience can see each widget. 

View All Button UrlThe page the View All button redirects the user to.If this field is not populated, no "View All" will be displayed4.10
Article TypeThe filter to determine which set of articles this widget displays. For example, Latest Promos, News, other other article group you've defined.

Default is: disabled

Tick to enable

Article Route Prefix 

Default is: article

TitleThe heading displayed at the top of the widget.Default is: News4.10
Title IconThe icon displayed to the left of the widget title.

Default is: cv-ico-general-new


View All Button LabelThe text on the button which redirects the user to the page containing all articles.Default is: View All4.10
View All Button IconThe icon displayed next to the button text.Default is: cv-ico-general-plus24.10
No Data MessageThe message displayed in the widget when there are no articles to show.Default is: Currently no data to be loaded4.10
Description HeadingDisplayed at the top of the Article Title column.Default is: Description4.10
Promotion Ends HeadingDisplayed at the top of the Expiry Date column.Default is: Expiry Date4.10



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