Information For Editors

Content Publishing on the Rayos Platform

Overview:

Categories and tags are metadata that helps users and search engines find content. They are also used by the Rayos Platform to perform tasks such as making content appear in lists and targeting ads.  Read More »

Overview:

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the continued effort editorially to make sure your content is found by searchers. Modern SEO focuses on a variety of topics including how the article is written, how the whole site is built, security, speed and many more topics.

Overview:

Bylines are the author’s name that appears with the article in content lists and on the article page. The byline links to an archive of all articles written by the author. This archive can also include a biography of that author.

Topics Covered:

  • Change the byline of an article
  • Add multiple bylines to an article
  • Add titles to bylines
  • Update an author-bio
  • Find author archives

Video

Overview:

Broadcasters can clip videos for Rayos using the Field59 Blackbird editor.

Topics Covered:

  • Creating a clip
  • Editing the title & description
  • Updating the thumbnail
  • Using the Blackbird editor
  • Send your Video to the CMS

Overview:

Publishing video clips created using the Field59 Blackbird editor or via third parites to articles in Rayos.

Topics Covered:

  • Rayos video
  • CNN Van video
  • Social media embed video
  • Third-party video

Overview:

The Field59 Knowledge Base where you will find documentation on using the Field59 video platform.

Topics Covered:

  • Stand Alone Video
  • Creating Video Playlists
  • Livestreaming
  • Video Analytics

Images & Galleries

Overview:

Understanding how to work with images in Rayos. Using images in articles, galleries, and best practices.

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding Featured Images
  • Adding Images
  • Image Details (Captions, Titles)
  • Image FAQs
  • Image Best Practices

Overview:

Creating and managing image galleries and gallery templates.

Topics Covered:

  • Creating a gallery
  • Repositioning a gallery

Overview:

User Generated Photos are images submitted by your visitors that can be published directly into Galleries.

Topics Covered:

  • Creating a UGC Gallery
  • Moderating photo submissions
  • Configuring the UGC workflow

User Engagement

Overview:

Coming Soon

Topics Covered:

  • Embed Facebook posts (video)
  • Embed Twitter posts (video)
  • Embed YouTube video
  • Embed Instagram posts (video)

Forms »

Polls, Voting, Surveys & Contests

Overview:

Coming Soon

Topics Covered:

  • Links to Gravity Forms documenation
  • Examples of common set ups
  • Confirmations & notifications
  • Restrictions, security & legalese
  • Managing Results
  • Putting a form on a page

Overview:

Coming Soon

Topics Covered:

  • Links to Time.ly Documentation
  • Adding And Editing Events
  • Creating Recurring Events
  • Editing One Instance Of A Recurring Event
  • Bulk Edit Events
  • How To Clone An Event

Manage & Traffic Content

Overview:

Coming Soon

Topics Covered:

  • Pinning content
  • Expiring pins
  • Pins & Offsets

Overview:

Coming Soon

Topics Covered:

  • Send an alert
  • Review recent alerts

Overview:

Coming Soon

Topics Covered:

  • Links to tools to update images
  • Explanations for what images is used
  • Explanations for data (titles, descriptions)

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