Advanced Page Editing [Codeless]

Sarah Updated by Sarah

This article will show you the advanced options for editing pages on your Placester site.

Create a New Page 

To create a new page, log into your Placester account to access the back end of your website. On your Dashboard, click “Edit Site.” 

On the bottom left side of your screen, click “Create New” and select “Page.” 

Content Editor

To maximize the view of the Content Editor, click the arrows in the far right corner:

The content editor toolbar allows you to make some formatting adjustments within the page content. Here is a key that shows you what each button within the toolbar does.

  1. Formatting: Headings, Inline, Blocks, Align
  2. Bold
  3. Italic
  4. Underline
  5. Unordered List: make a bulleted list on the page
  6. Ordered List: make a numbered list on the page
  7. Indentation
  8. Link: add hyperlinked text to your site
  9. Image: upload an image on the page. Click here to learn more about adding images.
  10. Video: embed a video within the page. Click here to learn more about embedding videos.
  11. Alignment
  12. Adding a Table
  13. HTML: Click here to learn more about inserting HTML

HTML Editor

Clicking the HTML icon brings you the HTML editor. This is where you'll need to add HTML embed codes or iframes to your site. To find out more about adding HTML to a page, click here.

 

 

Formatting

To change the size/format of a highlighted piece of text, click this icon. You'll see four sections,  Headings, Inline, Blocks, Align, with options to select under each section. 

Bold, Italic, Underline

Highlight the text you want to edit, and then click the appropriate button

Lists

Click the Unordered List icon to begin creating a list using bullet points, and the Ordered List icon to begin creating a numbered list.

Hyperlinking Text

To link text on your page to another URL/page (hyperlinking), highlight the text in the page editor, and click the Hyperlink button. This opens a popup with the link settings.

You can enter the URL/web address for the linked text to go to, change the text that displays instead of the full URL, a Title (what displays when you hover over the link), and whether or not to open the link in a new window.

Upload Image

When you click the Upload Image Icon, you'll see a small pop-up which gives you the option to to upload a file from your computer or enter the URL of an image in the “Source” box.

Once you've uploaded your image, there are a couple of advanced editing options. You can add a description and title to the image, and edit the width and height of the image.

Insert Video

Click this icon to insert a video from Youtube or Vimeo. To find out more about adding videos to your page, click here.

When you are finished editing your new page and adding content, click the blue “Publish” button.  

Need More Help?

If you still have questions about page editing, let our support team know at support@placester.com.

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