News page tile reference

Here is a complete list of the tiles available on the News page of your community.

Tiles are split by category, similar to tiles arrangement in the UI. Some tiles can be available in more than one category.

Collaboration tiles

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Document Viewer Shows a full preview of a document you choose to display Content added manually    
Helpful Links Builds a list of key links for quick reference. Links can be internal to your community or external URLs Content added manually    
Key Dates Shows selected dates for your team Content added manually    

Graphic Elements tiles

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Hero Image Provides a key image with a link and call to action as a header for your News page Content added manually    
Banner Adds a series of linked images with text to promote important content Content added manually    
Carousel Links a rotating image carousel to crucial destinations Content added manually  
Create an HTML Tile Adds HTML Content added manually
Image Gallery Creates a slideshow with images and captions Content added manually  
Video (External) Shows a manually selected video from an external, non-community source Content added manually  

Custom List tiles

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Expandable Sections Shows links to community content under collapsible headings Content added manually  
Featured People Builds a list of important people for your place Content added manually    
Helpful Links Builds a list of key links for quick reference. Links can be internal to your community or external URLs Content added manually    
Key Content and Places Displays a list of content and places that you can edit and manage yourself Content added manually    

Dynamic List tiles

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Featured Quest Shows the user's progress as they complete a quest Relies on a quest being selected    
Latest Blog Posts Shows the newest blog posts in your community Content added manually. Blogs must be enabled  
Leaderboard Shows the top point earners in the community. Internally-facing communities only    
News Displays news headlines from the community that are pulled in from each of the News streams Relies on content from the News streams    
Similar Places Shows places with the same tags Relies on content being tagged    
Super List Shows an updated, filtered view of content, people, or places Relies on a query: click Use this view in a tile at the bottom of any People, Places, or Content browsing result  
Tagged Content Displays content that matches specific tags Relies on content being tagged    
Trending Content Displays content that is getting an increase in views and likes Relies on content getting viewed or liked, or both  
Trending People Displays people whose activity is getting an increase in views and likes Relies on content getting viewed or liked, or both    

Support tiles

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Ask a Question Finds a previously asked or answered question, or gives the ability to ask a new one Relies on content query. Configure to select content types and places to query  
Helpful Links Builds a list of key links for quick reference. Links can be internal to your community or external URLs. Content added manually    
Super List Shows an updated, filtered view of content, people, or places. Relies on a query: click Use this view in a tile at the bottom of any People, Places, or Content browsing result  

External Add-Ons tiles

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Create an HTML Tile Creates a custom user experience by inserting HTML content into a tile for your place Content added manually
Quests Displays quests for community members to complete Relies on a quest being enabled    

Custom tiles

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Create a Content or Place Tile Displays a list of content and places that you can edit and manage yourself. This tile and its content can be shared and used by other people in the community Content added manually    
Create a People Tile Build a list of important people for your place Content added manually. This tile and its content can be shared and used by other people in the community