News and Events
Using an RSS feed from the UWF Newsroom (or other comparable service) and UWF Event Calendar, this content type automatically generates a list of 3 news stories and 3 featured events.
This uses multiple RSS feeds that not everyone has access or experience with this, so do not hesitate to contact Web Support for assistance.
UMC Communications is the main point of contact between members of the media and faculty/staff at the University. Please review their policies and procedures if you have any questions regarding how to submit newsworthy stories to the UWF Newsroom or how to feature events through the UWF Event Calendar.
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At a Glance
News & Events: News and Events [RSS] contains the following elements:
- Name - Used in Sitemanager only. This does NOT show up on your webpage.
- News Title - Descriptive headline for the Event feed.
- News RSS - If you are unfamiliar with RSS links please contact email@example.com.
- Events Title - Descriptive headline for the Event feed.
- Events RSS - If you are unfamiliar with RSS links please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
News and Events: Live Example
- Wed, 23 May 2018 13:30:21 +0000Arcadia Mill to host Archaeology in Action
- Tue, 22 May 2018 13:30:05 +0000University of West Florida announces new associate vice president for development
- Fri, 18 May 2018 18:30:40 +0000UWF team to compete for first time in international racing competition
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:00:00 GMTThu, 24 May 2018 14:00:00 GMT
Sat, 26 May 2018 16:00:00 GMTSat, 26 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT
Tue, 29 May 2018 15:00:00 GMTTue, 29 May 2018 15:00:00 GMT