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Find information on the UMMS Content Management System, Episerver. Learn how to populate your web pages, read about bugs, and new or updated functionality.

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    Examples of Blocks and Pages

    View examples of all the available page types and block types that can be used in our CMS.

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    BLOCK: Image Hero

    UMass Chan CMS: Use an hero image to display an image across the top of your site with the option of adding text overlay

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    BLOCKS: Displaying blocks in different widths

    UMass Chan CMS: setting block to display at different widths

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    Filtered Blog Posts Block

    Episerver CMS Filtered Blog Posts Block

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    Filtered Taxonomy Search Block

    The Taxonomy Search Block allows you to create a list of items that have been tagged with taxonomy categories. This block will list faculty, labs, blogs and UMassMedNow news articles.

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    Using the Hero Video Block in EPiServer

    The Hero video block allows a video to be used as a hero on the web page. This block also allows for a dropdown list of links to be centered over the video.

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    Generic Block

    A Generic Block is the most basic and versitile block. It allows for content to be positioned anywhere on your page (any drop block area) and can be re-used on as many pages as you wish. Blocks can be shared with other sites as well.

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    Event Brite Listing Block

    The Eventbrite Listing Block is used to list events that have been created in EventBrite which is a third-party platform for creating and managing events. The block is very easy to set up allowing editors to set the number of events to display, as well as link to a page listing all events. 

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  • Horizontal Full Width Block

    This block is a container for other blocks which allows you to set a background color that extends the full width of the browser. This can be used to help break up the layout and highlight your information.

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