FAQ Topic: Websites

How do I redirect visitors from old web pages to the new web pages?

Find the corresponding page on your new ProudCity website, and  Create a redirect: Go to ‘Settings’  on the left navigation bar Click ‘Redirects’ Click on the ‘Create Redirect Rule’ button at the top of the page Enter the non-working URL for ‘Redirect From:’ Enter the existing page to ‘Redirect To:’ Click ‘Publish’

How do I display news on a web page?

Displays news post on a web page The news list widget will display a list of news posts based on the selected categories on an existing page. Navigate to an existing page Note: You should know you are on a page when the admin bar on top states ‘Edit page’ Click ‘Edit page’ Enable page … Continued

How do I create a news category?

Create news category By creating news categories we are able to display a listing of specific news posts on a web page. Go to the dashboard Click on the ‘News’ label on the left navigation bar Click on ‘Categories’ on the left navigation bar, Add new Category Write a name for the news category Leave … Continued

How do I create a document type?

  Go to the dashboard Click on the ‘‘Documents’ label on the left navigation bar On the left navigation bar, click on ‘Document Types’ Add document type Write a name for the document type Leave the ‘Parent Category’ drop down with the default text of ‘None’. Click ‘Add New Document Type’  This new document type … Continued

How do I display documents on a web page?

Use the document list widget to display documents as a list on a web page. The document list widget allows to list documents by document type. Navigate to an existing page or create a new page Note: You should know you are on a page when the admin bar on top states ‘Edit page’ Click … Continued

What do I need to know about structured content on my government website?

Because government serves a wide constituency, structured content in web pages is critically important in addressing the needs of all website visitors. It is particularly important for presenting truly accessible web content. While ProudCity addresses many content structure issues “behind the scenes,” whether you’re using the our visual or text editors, it’s important to understand … Continued

Does ProudCity have a tool to check for broken links?

ProudCity makes it easy to check and fix broken links on your government website. How it works: Login to the ProudCity Dashboard. Go to ‘Settings’ > ‘Broken Links’ in the admin sidebar. Hover over the errant link and perform one of the follow actions to correct the error: Edit URL Unlink Not broken Dismiss Recheck … Continued

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