All Sitemasonry Tutorials

All SiteMasonry Tutorials

  • July 26, 2022
    The summary text is a news item's 'elevator speech'. It is a one-sentence highlight of the article which displays both as the search engine snippet and intro text on a social media share.
  • July 22, 2022
    Building marketing landing pages on SiteMasonry is as easy as building a regular page. OUB Digital Strategist, Kristin Heydt shows you how.
  • April 28, 2022
    Social media shares increase Mason’s digital impact by connecting with potential new visitors and improving a news item’s search engine ranking.  Even if you have no distribution plans of your own, web content is highly shareable, and one can’t predict which stories will be shared by your readers.
  • April 8, 2022
    Blockquote styling is the unsung, and versatile, hero of a reader-friendly page or news item.
  • April 5, 2022
    SiteMasonry Site Owners are able to issue Content Editor accounts.
  • March 10, 2022
    News Items with the same Topic Tag will appear together in a news item filter list and are grouped into a taxonomy list. News Items shared with a site will export to the designated subscribing site.
  • March 10, 2022
    This 'Display Date' field is used to list news items by 'Display Date' order in a news list filter block. This field appears near the top of a news item admin screen. The 'Display Date' does not affect the page's visibility to end-users. To schedule the news item to publish on a specific date, please use the publication settings at the bottom of the news item's 'Edit Settings' screen.
  • March 9, 2022
    The text here will display as the search engine result snippet. This text is the item's 'elevator speech', a one-sentence highlight of your content.
  • February 2, 2022
    SiteMasonry's versioning workflow allows content to be modified in an un-published Draft state without changing the publically viewable (Published) version of the page or content item (news item, profile, or program)
  • December 13, 2021
    Do your part to support digital inclusion at Mason - add alt text to every image.
  • November 22, 2021
    A snappy, robust profile is a great way to show off a Mason community member's accomplishments.
  • November 17, 2021
    SiteMasonry’s Webform builder helps Site Owners easily create and add forms to a web page. Collecting Personal Identifiable Information (PII), documents or images? Contact ITS for access to the Qualtrics secure form building tool.