Create a News stream to show a different selection of content to different audiences.
You must have Manage News Streams or Manage Community permissions to create, modify, or delete
To create a News stream so that specific users will see content relevant to them:
Go to the Home page and click next to News to create a new
Restriction: You'll only be able to see this icon if you are a community manager or have
Manage News Streams permissions.
Click Specific Users.
Give the new stream a title, for example "Management Ideas" or "My Team News." This is
the stream name users will see on the News page.
Tip: Make the stream title work for every rule you are going to create for this stream.
For example, you could create a heading called "Management Ideas" and then create
different rules that direct new content from Finance groups to the Finance managers,
blog posts from the Technical Managers group to Engineering managers, and so on. You
could then add a stream rule targeting content from Human Resources management groups to
all these management groups, because those management ideas can apply to any
Select Create Stream Rule.
Under Places/Blogs, enter or select the place or blog you want the stream to pull content from.
Tip: If you see both a place and the place's blog listed, keep in mind that selecting
the blog would post less content in the stream. In other words, selecting a place means
any new content created there will show up in the stream. Selecting the blog
means only blog posts will show up.
Under Audience, enter the users and group of users who will
be able to view the stream. You can also enter profile field values.
Note: For more information on filtering based on a profile field, be sure to read
this article in the Jive Community. You must be a registered
community user to see this content.
You also have the option to select Create profile filter so that you can filter your audience based on a combination of profile
Under Notify Users, select whether you want the stream's users to
receive email or mobile notifications every time new content is posted in the place or
Tip: Generally speaking, we recommend setting this to Off.
However, you'll likely want to enable notifications on the most important content that
your users cannot miss. Just keep in mind that if notifications get noisy, users may
stop reading the content.
Click Publish Layout.
You can create up to ten news streams, which will display on the News page in the order
listed. You can reorder the list by dragging a stream to a new position.
For a detailed example of how you might create News streams, be sure to read this article in the Jive Community. You must be a registered community user to see