School navigation

LiveWhale Support

Adding a widget to a page

April 05, 2011

  • Editor’s Note: This article is currently being reviewed. Most likely, content on this page is outdated or scheduled for revision (due to significant changes in the software).

LiveWhale widgets can be embedded inside any web page or any content type field that supports HTML. You may either embed a widget that’s already saved, using a WYSIWYG button, or you may manually enter widget syntax.

Using a saved widget carries the additional benefit of being able to edit that saved widget at a future date, and having your change take effect on all instances of the widget automatically.

To embed a saved widget, click in the WYSIWYG field where you’d like the widget to display, then click the widget button in the WYSIWYG toolbar (a gear icon). You may search your widget library using the search field provided, and limit results by widget type. Choose a widget by clicking on it, and then click “Insert this widget”.

To instead enter widget syntax manually, simply use the “Edit HTML Source” button on the WYSIWYG toolbar for that field, and paste or type the widget code where desired.

Source: LiveWhale Support

Share this story on

Contact Us

  • 19

    New Media is located in room 123/124 of McAfee on the Undergraduate Campus.

    email

    voice 503-768-7972 fax 503-768-7969

    Director Morgan S. Grether

    New Media

    • New MediaLewis & Clark0615 S.W. Palatine Hill RoadMSC 19PortlandOR97219