Here is a step by step guide to creating your first post!
1. From anywhere click the blue + symbol.
2. Choose Your Department and Channel.
3. Choose your Post Type.
The following steps will be for an Event post type.
4. Choose Image Type.
A. You can use the Default Department Image
B. You can choose to Search for an Image using “Unsplash"
C. You can upload your own image.
This is useful if you have pre-made graphics or posters.
5. Title your post!
Short and succinct titles that get the point across work best!
6. Department Color button.
Turning on the department color will put your title over the background image.
If you have a pre-made graphic or poster with info already on it leave this option off.
The image and info will become difficult to read if you turn it on. See Below.
Your title will still be used in the post under the graphic.
Ex: Department color on with pre-made graphic.
Ex: Department color off with pre-made graphic.
7. Fill in Date, Time, Cost (if there is one), and Location.
8. Give a detailed Description.
Here you can also insert links or buttons for people to use if they need to pay online or for other external requirements.
Awesome Feature: You can add Simple Response to your post to poll people or get an idea of attendance numbers!
9. Set the Publish Timing.