WiscWeb - WordPress UW Theme - Featured Content Block Page Element

This document explains how to add the Featured Content page element to your site. For an example, see https://wiscweb.wisc.edu/page-elements/featured-content-block/.

The Featured Content page element will allow you to highlight existing or new content on your page.

Layout Availability

Feature Content is available in the One, Two, and Three Column Content Layouts.

Best Practices

Adding the Feature Content Page Element

  1. Navigate to the page on which you want to add the Featured Content page element.
  2. Scroll to the Primary Content Area and the Layout on which you want to add the Featured Content.
  3. At the bottom of that Layout, click on Add Page Element.
  4. On the Page Element list, click on Featured Content.

Using Existing Content as Featured Content

Check the box for Yes, select a post or page. You will get the following options:

new content options within wordpress

Using New Content as Featured Content

Check the box for No, enter custom content. You will get the following options:

new content options in wordpress