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Featured blog posts

Featured posts highlight blog posts you want to bring to your visitor's attention. You can display featured posts in a stylish layout using the Summary Block.

Watch a video

This video shows version 7.0, but also applies to version 7.1.

Set a post as featured

To enable the Featured Post setting:

  1. In the Home Menu, click Pages, then select the Blog Page you want to edit.
  2. Hover over the blog post you want to set as featured and click Edit.
  3. If your site is on version 7.1, click the-gear-icon in the top-right corner.
  4. Click the Options tab, then check Featured Post at the bottom of the blog post editor.
  5. Click Save.
  1. Tap Pages, tap the Blog Page, then tap the blog post.
  2. Tap ... or “the at the top of the screen, then tap Page Settings.
  3. Under Options, switch the Featured Post toggle on.
  4. Tap Save.

Display featured posts in the Summary Block (computer only)

Add a Summary Block to display featured posts in a sidebar, footer, or Layout Page.

In the Summary Block Editor, click Display, then check Featured Filter. Click Apply.

Here's an example Grid Summary Block showing featured posts:

example-summary-block.png

Bedford template family header

Templates in the Bedford family (version 7.0) display a slideshow of featured posts in the Blog Page header. To learn more, visit the Bedford template guide.

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