Creating a Breaking News Banner

Editors perform this task.

  1. Switch to the site on which you want to set the banner.

  2. In the Brightspot Dashboard header, click the Search field. The Search Panel appears.

  3. In the Create drop-down list, select Breaking News Banner, then select New.

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    The Content Edit form appears.

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  4. If you want the banner message to link to an article, click the Linked Article selection field.

  5. Set Headline to the banner message that you want to display at the top of every site page.

  6. Optionally, set Expiration to a date when the banner will not longer appear on the site.

  7. Create a draft or publish the banner.