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Research Section

Include a more detailed overview of your research here.
Minimum 1 paragraph – Approx 4-10 sentences (150 words).

To add your content here:

  1. Click the “Edit” tag underneath the red About Us heading.
  2. Enter your content.
  3. Click “Save.”

If you would like to add your own large photo going across the top of the page (example - http://cantleylab.weill.cornell.edu/about-us), it must be the same size as the example homepage image – exactly 940x300 pixels.

To change or delete photo:

  1. Click the “Edit” tag underneath the red Research heading.
  2. In right-hand column, click the "Remove" button under the current featured image.
  3. To add a new photo, click "Browse" and select the photo you would like to add. It will automatically upload.
  4. Type the image caption in the "Alt Text" and "Title" fields.
  5. Scroll down and click "Save."
Research Projects teaser

This section should include a 1 sentence (approx. 25 words) teaser summarizing your research projects.

To insert your text:

  1. Click “Customize this Page” at bottom of the window.
  2. Scroll down to the appropriate box you would like to edit and click the button with the gears logo.
  3. Insert your text in the Text field.
  4. To change the small photo about the teaser, click "Remove" and then upload the photo you would like to use. If you would not like to have a teaser photo, just click "Remove."
  5. Click “Finish.”
  6. Click “Save” in the black bar at the bottom of the window to save all changes.

Software teaser

This section should include a 1 sentence (approx. 25 words) teaser summarizing the types of software used by your lab.

To insert your text:

  1. Click “Customize this Page” at bottom of the window.
  2. Scroll down to the appropriate box you would like to edit and click the button with the gears logo.
  3. Insert your text in the Text field.
  4. To change the small photo about the teaser, click "Remove" and then upload the photo you would like to use. If you would not like to have a teaser photo, just click "Remove."
  5. Click “Finish.”
  6. Click “Save” in the black bar at the bottom of the window to save all changes.

PROJECTS PAGE

To add projects to this page:

  1. Hover over the word “Content” in the black navigation bar at the top of the page. A drop-down menu will appear. Hover over “Add Content” and a second drop-down menu will appear. Click on “Research Project.”
  2. A new page will appear. Fill this out accordingly with all the details of your research project. This includes:

      • Title of project
      • Description of the project (paragraph summary)
      • Date of last update on that research project
      • Photography (optional)
      • Publications/References related to that project (optional) - PubMed ID only
  3. Once complete, click “Publish.” This will save the content and automatically post it to the research projects page.

 

To remove the example projects on this page (and any others in the future):

  1. Click on “Content” in the black navigation bar at the top of the page.
  2. A new page will appear. Click on the drop down menu under “Type” to open it and then click on “Research Project.” Click on “Apply” to the right of the menu bar.
  3. A list will be generated displaying all of the research projects entered into the site. Click on the checkbox next to the title of any projects you would like to remove. Then in the Operations toolbar (directly above this list on the page), click on the words “Choose an operation” to open the dropdown menu. Click on “Unpublish” and then the “Execute” button to the right of the dropdown.
  • This will “hide” the research project post. It will still be available in case you would like to republish it again in the future.
  • If you would like to permanently delete an item, choose “Delete” instead of “Unpublish.” However, once something is deleted, there is no way to get it back. ITS does not recommend deleting any items for the sake of safety, and instead just unpublishing them.

SOFTWARE PAGE

To add software posts to this page:

  1. Hover over the word “Content” in the black navigation bar at the top of the page. A drop-down menu will appear. Hover over “Add Content” and a second drop-down menu will appear. Click on “Software.”
  2. A new page will appear. Fill this out accordingly with all the information you would like to include in the profile. This includes:
    1. Title
    2. Description
    3. Photo - Screenshot/Logo/Etc. (if applicable)
    4. Download Link: Title and URL
    5. Contact Information (Email, Room Number, Phone, Fax)
    6. Release Notes (if applicable)
    7. Software Patches (if applicable) 
  3. Once complete, click “Publish.” This will save the content and automatically post it to the Software page.

To remove the example software posts above (and any others in the future):

  1. Click on “Content” in the black navigation bar at the top of the page.
  2. A new page will appear. Click on the drop down menu under “Type” to open it and then click on “Software.” Click on “Apply” to the right of the menu bar.
  3. A list will be generated displaying all of the software posts entered into the site. Click on the checkbox next to the title of any software posts you would like to remove. Then in the Operations toolbar (directly above this list on the page), click on the words “Choose an operation” to open the dropdown menu. Click “Unpublish” and then the “Execute” button to the right of the dropdown.
  • This will “hide” the post. It will still be available in case you would like to republish it again in the future.
  • If you would like to permanently delete an item, choose “Delete” instead of “Unpublish.” However, once something is deleted, there is no way to get it back. ITS does not recommend deleting any items for the sake of safety, and instead just unpublishing them.

To remove instructional text:

Follow above steps to “Unpublish” instructional post.

 

If this page does not apply to your lab and you would like to remove it from your site:

  1. Click the “Edit” tag underneath the red Software heading.
  2. Click “Unpublish” in the right-hand column.
    1. The page will now be hidden and not appear on your website, though it will be saved internally in case you need to use it in the future.
    2. If you would like to permanently delete a page, choose “Delete” instead of “Unpublish.” However, once something is deleted, there is no way to get it back. ITS does not recommend deleting any items for the sake of safety, and instead just unpublishing them.
    3. If you need to add the page back again in the future:
      - Click on “Content” in the black navigation bar at the top of the page.
      - A new page will appear. Click on the drop down menu under “Type” to open it and then click on “Content Page.” Click on “Apply” to the right of the menu bar.
      - A list will be generated displaying all of the various pages in the site. Click on the checkbox next to the title of page you would like to add back to your site. Then in the Operations toolbar (directly above this list on the page), click on the words “Choose an operation” to open the dropdown menu. Click on “Publish” and then the “Execute” button to the right of the dropdown.  This page will now reappear on the site.