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List Stripe Widget

List Stripe Example
What the vt.edu List Strip looks like, showing the heading, list, and call to action button.

The following component structure and classes applied to components will create the same type of appearance as the Virginia Tech Daily section of the vt.edu home page. Although the classes are specific in name, they can be applied to the same structure and set of classes with different content.

The example shows the header, list, and "View more" call to action.

User level: Basic

1. Drag and drop a Container component into place on a Homepage template page without right column

2. Click the Container component to show the component toolbar

3. Click the wrench icon to display the configuration dialog

4. Type or copy-paste the vt-listStripe class into the CSS Class field

5. Check the Full Browser Width checkbox

6. Click the checkmark in the top-right of the dialog to save changes

List Stripe Step 01
Container component placed in body column component drop zone.
List Stripe Step 02
List Stripe container component configuration options.

7. Drag and drop a Text component into the Container you just created

8. Click the Text component to show the component toolbar

9. Click the wrench icon to display the configuration dialog

10. Type or copy-paste the vt-listStripe-heading class into the CSS Class field

11. Click the checkmark in the top-right of the dialog to save changes

12. Click the Text component to show the component toolbar

13. Click the pencil icon to edit text

14. Click the Expand icon, third icon from the far right

15. Type the heading text you want

16. Select the text by dragging the cursor over the text

17. Click on the text formatting icon, second from far right in the toolbar and select Heading 2

18. Click the Collapse icon, far right icon in the toolbar

19. Click the checkmark to save the text changes

List Stripe Step 03
List Stripe text component configuration options.
List Stripe Step 04
Text component toolbar with Expand icon highlighted, third from the right.
List Stripe Step 05
Text component with heading text selected and text formatting options open showing Heading 2 highlighted.

20. Drag and drop a List component under the Text component you just created

21. Click the List component to show the component toolbar

22. Click the wrench icon to display the configuration dialog

23. Type or copy-paste the vt-list-items-stretch class into the CSS Class field

24. Configure the List component to display the content you wish

25. Click the Display Options tab and select DisplayType -> Columns with the number of columns you desire to display (example is three (3)), set other options as desired

26. Click the checkmark in the top-right of the dialog to save changes

List Stripe Step 06
List Stripe list component List Properties dialog. The CSS Class field here will make all the list item boxes the same size.
List Stripe Step 07
List Stripe list component Display Options dialog with example settings.

27. Drag and drop a Call to Action - Link (CTA-Link) component under the List component you just created

28. Click the CTA-Link component to show the component toolbar

29. Click the wrench icon to display the configuration dialog

30. Type or copy-paste the vt-listStripe-button class into the CSS Class field

31. Configure the CTA-Link component as desired

32. Click the checkmark in the top-right of the dialog to save changes

List Stripe Step 08
List Stripe call to action link component configuration Title and Options dialog.
List Stripe Step 09
List Stripe call to action link component configuration Advanced Options dialog.

You should now Preview your List Stripe to make sure it appears as desired before publishing the page.