How to Add Content to Announcements

Adding content to Announcements from Search, your homepage, or your Notebook raises awareness for strategic updates and projects insights, as well provides you with a place to share important company information and messages with your target audience.

This article is for Advanced Insights Users.

You have two options to add content to an Announcement Channel - add content from your Notebook or add content from a content card in Search or on your homepage.

To add content from your Notebook:

  1. Navigate to your Notebook
  2. Go to the list or collection with your content
  3. Find the content you want to add to your Announcements
  4. Click on the Three Dot Icon kc_three_dot_icon.png in the bottom right corner of the content card
  5. Select “Add to”
  6. Scroll to Announcements

A list of your Announcements Channels will be displayed

  1. Choose and click on the Announcement Channel where you want the content to be displayed

Your content will be automatically added to the Announcements Channel.

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To add content from a content card on your homepage or Search:

  1. From Search or your Homepage, find the content you want to add to your Announcements
  2. Click on the Three Dot Icon kc_three_dot_icon.png in the bottom right corner
  3. Select “Add to”
  4. Scroll to Announcements

A list of your Announcements Channels will be displayed

  1. Choose and click on the Announcement Channel where you want the content to be displayed

Your content will be automatically added to the Announcements Channel.

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Insider Tips:

  • Only internal experts with special platform permissions can add content to Announcements
  • A maximum of one Announcement Channel can be created for each user role – in either carousel or spotlight (thumbnail) format
  • Carousels are always displayed at the top of your user community’s homepage
  • Spotlights are always displayed to the right of a user’s My Feed
  • Announcements can be published to the entire user community or to specific audiences
  • Users cannot hide Announcements using their feed selector on the homepage
  • Up to five slides can be included in the carousel or four thumbnails in the spotlight view

 

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