The Absorb Engage upgrade includes the News Articles feature. With it, Admins can publish content specifically targeted at select audiences, delivered via the Learner Dashboard. Once a New Article is published, learners will see it available in their News Articles Tile. Learners have the option to open a summary of the story, and, if interested, continue to the full article.
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Instructions: Add a News Article
|1. Navigation Menu||
To begin, click the Engage button on the navigation menu.
|2. News Article Button||
From the News Articles Report page, click the News Articles button from the right-hand context menu.
Enter a Title for the News Article.
Enter a Description of the News Article.
|5. Article Image||
Click the Choose File button to upload an image file. (310 x 310 pixels).
The Author field will automatically populate with the name of the administrator who initially created the News Article.
Click the toggle button to choose a publication status: Not Published or Published. The default setting is Published.
|8. Availability Tab||
The Availability Tab is where you establish rules to identify which learners will have visibility of the News Article.
Default settings will automatically include all users within your Absorb LMS environment.
Select the Add Rule button to create and apply Availability Rules to the News Article.
Click the Save button to save and close the News Article.