Adding a news feed

Add an external RSS news feed to any page and it will display a live list of the latest stories.

1.  Find the news feed
2.  Copy the URL
3.  Choose News Feed

Back in Firefly, choose More from the editor toolbar, then select News Feed.

4.  Select the news feed type

Choose the type of news feed you would like to insert. This will usually be an External RSS/Atom feed.

5.  Paste the URL into the box
6.  Choose the display options

Select a Display style, Number of items to display and what you would like to Show.

If you would like a small thumbnail image of the news story, remember to select the image box from the options under Show. You can also give more information about the news story by selecting Abstract.

7.  View the news feed

Select Done and the news feed will be inserted into your page. It will then update automatically. Please note that for performance reasons there is a 15 minute caching period before the news feed is updated.

You can change the way your news feed looks by selecting Edit Page, choosing the feed and selecting the cog.