Welcome to Stacks Training Session 2

It’s time for Session 2! Here is an introduction and overview of the session that will help you prepare for the session itself and beyond. 


Training Program Overview

The Stacks Training Program consists of training sessions used to explore the platform and answer questions along the way. The sessions are broken into the following concepts: 

  • Session 2 - Building Content - explores creating content with Stacks and how the platform’s pages, tools and features can be used to bring your website vision to life. Click here for the full agenda. 
  • Session 3 - Special Tools & Features - looks into a number of special tools that can be used to highlight content, book rooms and create events. This session also offers the opportunity to revisit any topics or content that may require a second look. Click here for the full agenda.


Homework

In order to prepare for Training Session 2, please review the materials and explore the recommended Dashboard tiles: 


Explore the Dashboard

We recommend you explore the following Feature Tiles: 

  • Callouts

  • Sliders

  • Research Guides

  • Resource Flows

  • Custom Blocks


It’s Time to Think About:

  • Finalizing your Information Architecture including Menu structure

  • Setup of your File storage system 


Recommended Reading

We encourage you to read the following as you begin familiarizing yourself with the Stacks platform. 


Looking Ahead

In session three we will be looking at the following topics. The full agenda can be found here

  • Events Management

  • Room Bookings

  • RSS Feeds

  • News Articles

  • Easy Forms

  • Reserves

  • Directory Listings


Reminder: Setting Up Your Training Sessions

To set up your session visit our booking tool here.


You are now part of the Stacks Community!

Need help? Have answers? 'Stacks Support' provides the latest information on platform updates, an ever-expanding list of FAQs, and a Community Forum that plays host to community and expert information exchange. Check out Stacks Support at support.stacksdiscovery.com