Information For Site Managers

Site Building on the Rayos Platform

Configurable Templates

Overview:

List templates control the type of list (basic, grid, carousel) and determine what information shows fore each link (image, title, author, etc).  Read More »

Topics covered:

  • Template Types
  • Template Options
  • Card Design Options

Overview:

Gallery templates control the type of gallery (mosaic, inline slideshow) as well as various options for navigation and informational text.  Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Template Types
  • Template Options
  • Analytics

Overview:

The Author Bios Template controls the layout of the author biography on the author archive page.  Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Different Kinds of Author Archive PAges
  • Author Bio Content Options
  • Editing the Author Bio

Overview:

The Archive Page template controls the type of list template used on archive pages such as search and category and tag archives.  Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Different types of archives
  • Updating the archive list template

Overview:

Content Wrappers are the group of templates that wrap around dynamic content such as articles, creating a top row, right rail and bottom rail of content and ads. Read More »

Topics covered:

  • Edit the default wrapper
  • Create custom wrappers
  • Changing an article’s wrapper

Configurable Features

Overview:

Control your site header, footer, and side bar menus. Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Creating & Editing Menus
  • Adding a menu to the header
  • Adding a menu to the footer
  • Adding a menu to a page

Overview:

Learn to configure your automated Severe Weather in Rayos. Set your coverage area, triggering weather events, & manage banners  Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Configure alerts
  • Add alerts banner to a page
  • Create alerts page
  • App alerts

FTP Content»

Weather Images, School Closings, Elections

Overview:

Utilize FTP to integrate with Weather Images, Closing Systems, & Election data with Rayos. Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Creating a SSH key
  • Setting up weather images
  • Setting up school closings
  • Setting up an elections feed

Overview:

Scheduled Content allows you to use a template to make page elements appear and disappear on a page automatically, on a schedule of your choosing. Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Schedule types
  • How to schedule a template
  • Determine a template schedule on a page

Overview:

Expire templates from a page at a specific date and time.  Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Set an expiration on an element

Site Management

Overview:

Managing access your users have to Rayos. Read More »

Topics Covered:

  • Creating a new user
  • Default Roles

Overview:

Rayos integration with Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager. Read More »

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