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Logging In 

To make any changes to your website, you first need to login. In your address line, add "/user" to your website's URL. You can also copy and paste the below address into your browser and replace 'mysitename.org' for your site name. Ex: http:// mysitename.org /user

Enter your WCMC CWID and Password. Web Operations staff can grant access. Following launch of your website, if additional users require access, please request via JIRA.

Once logged in, you will see an admin toolbar across the top of your website. This will provide access to all the tools you need to manage your content.

Editing the Homepage

On this page, please include a brief overview of your lab and your mission statement in about one paragraph (100 words).

To add your text to the homepage: 

    1. Click “Customize This Page” at bottom of the page.
    2. Click on the square button with gears above lab title area.
    3. A new screen will pop up. Replace the “Your Lab Here” text in the title box with your lab’s name. Remove this text from the “Text” area and paste your content in.
    4. Click “Update Preview” on the right and then “Save.”
    5. You will return to the main edit screen. Now click "Save" at bottom of the screen to confirm edits.

Teasers at the bottom of the page:

"Lab Team" teaser: One sentence (approx. 25 words) about your team. 

Example:

The Cantley lab welcomes a diverse set of talents and fosters an interdisciplinary approach in its attempts to translate fundamental scientific discoveries into clinical innovations.

"Our Research" teaser: One sentence (approx. 25 words) summarizing your research.

Example:

The Cantley lab's mission is to investigate the molecular underpinnings of cancer, and devise new treatments that combine lab and clinical innovations to directly benefit patients.

To add your own photo:

      1.  Click “Customize This Page” at bottom of the page.
      2. Click square button with gears located above the photo on left.
      3. A new screen will pop up. In the left-hand "Content Settings" column, click "Remove" button.
      4. Click "Browse," choose the photo to be added and then click "Upload."
      5. Add a short one-sentence caption in both the "Alternate Text" and "Title" fields below the photo.
      6. Click “Update Preview” on the right and then “Save.”
      7. You will return to the main edit screen. Now click "Save" at bottom of the screen to confirm edits.

Editing the Primary Investigator Quote under the Overview:

To change the text in this area:

      1. Click “Customize This Page” at bottom of the page.
      2. Click on square button with gears above quote box area.
      3. A new screen will pop up. Remove this text from the “Text” area and paste your quote in.
      4. Click “Update Preview” on the right and then “Save.”
      5. You will return to the main edit screen. Now click "Save" at bottom of the screen to confirm edits.

If you would like to completely remove this section:

      1. Click “Customize This Page” at bottom of the page.
      2. Click on square trash can button above quote box area.
      3. A new screen will pop up. Click “OK” to confirm.
      4. You will return to the main edit screen. Now click "Save" at bottom of the screen to confirm edits.