BAM Specific Processes

General Instructions

  1. Login
  2. Introduction to the Sitemap
  3. Introduction to the File Manager
  4. Backing up the database
  5. Clearing the Cache
  6. Adding a News Post via Composer
Content Block
  1. Basic text editing and block overview
  2. Styling text content, styling headings and tips
  3. List Styling, adding custom symbols, recolour text and more tips
  4. Adding external links to text
  5. Adding internal links to text
  6. Inserting images within a content block
File Manager
  1. Introduction & general explanation
  2. Uploading a single image, editing properties and adding to an image set
  3. Uploading multiple images and adding new file sets
  4. Re-ordering files sets for galleries and slideshows

Written Instructions

IMAGE EDITING

  • Go to tutorials website
  • click link to IMAGE EDITOR
  • click browse and find you image on your hard drive
  • Click on adjustment (bottom left)
  • Click Resize
  • Enter 1600 Width and leave the height to auto adjust
  • Now click Crop
  • Type in the Image Height - 394PX
  • This creates a window - drag it around to choose your section
  • Click Apply bottom right
  • NOW TO APPLY THE VIGNETTE
  • Click Overlay
  • Click Vignette
  • Click Ball
  • Click Apply
  • Top Left - click SAVE
  • Label the image something nice and drag the Quality bar to 60 so the image size is approx 60KB

TO THEN UPLOAD

  • Go to File Manager
  • Select Choose
  • Find your file and click Upload
  • Assign it to the relevant GP set (AND THIS WILL MAKE IT LIVE IN THE SLIDE AREA FOR THAT GP - where relevant)

TO REORDER THE FILE SETS

  • Click Dashboard > File Sets
  • Find your File set of interest
  • Click Files in Set
  • Use the Drag & Drop interface to reorder the File Set
  • Then Click SAVE bottom

TO EDIT A CAROUSEL 

  • Go to tutorials website
  • click link to IMAGE EDITOR
  • click browse and find you image on your hard drive
  • Click on adjustment (bottom left)
  • Click on Resize
  • Make the shortest dimension 300 pixels
  • Then Apply
  • The click Crop
  • Set the other dimension to 300 and use the crop box to select your area
  • Then click Save and set quality to 60
  • To Upload a Carousel Image 

 

  • Go to File Manager
  • Select Choose
  • Find your file and click Upload
  • Assign it to the relevant Carousel Set

To Edit the Carousel go to the Page

  • Put the page into Edit
  • Click on the carousel and put into edit mode
  • Click Add Image
  • Choose your image from the file manager
  • Enter your title and description
  • find the page link which you wish to link to and ensure you replicate the link structure (i.e. ../)
  • reordered the slides as you wish

After a Race

  • Navigate to the relevant page
  • put it into Edit Mode
  • click properties
  • change name where relevant
  • change / delete date
  • click Custom Attribute

To Make a new race

  • Drag your existing race of choice onto HIDDEN PAGES
  • Select Copy
  • Visit the page you have chosen
  • Click Edit Mode
  • Select Page Properties
  • Go through and edit PAGE TITLE
  • EDIT DESCRIPTION -  to be the date for the flag
  • In Custom Attributes - edit the Meta Properties
  • Change the Flag Icon by selecting it and pressing Choose New File