Remote Content Widget 

This function displays news content from an external website in the right hand column of your website. There are a wide range of remote news sources to choose from.

To add a remote news feed to the right hand column:

  1. From the Website Editor Control Panel, click on Widget Manager.
  2. Click on the Add New Widget drop down list, select Remote Content, and click on Add New Section.

  3. Right click on the Remote Content section and select Edit from the menu.

  4. Click on Choose/Change Source.

  5. The Search/Browse window will appear. This enables you to either (a) hit the Browse button to view all news feeds available or (b) enter a search term (eg. type in ‘AFL‘ to search for all news feeds with ‘AFL' in the title) and click on Search

    1. If you have submitted a search, it will return all results for that search.
    2. If you click on View All Feeds, it will show a list of all Remote News Feed sources. Scroll through the list to find the news feed you wish to use.                                                                  
  6. Click on the name of the remote news feed to select it.
  7. A confirmation screen will appear with the remote news feed you have chosen. Enter the maximum number of articles to display in the right hand column (compulsory) and click on Save.

  8. You can return to the Remote News Feed at any time and change the news source by clicking on the Choose/Change Source button.