Start with navigating  to the news application for your site https://intranetname/SUBSITE/news 


1. This opens up the folder with all the existing "News Categories".




2. Select the "Add Category"    which opens another page wizard.  There are (3) sections in the wizard that must be completed to add the new category.  


  • Details - The name - Tab down this automatically creates the URL - (You can change the name and URL to anything you desire) - Three (3) radio button options: 
    • Add an RSS Feed URL to import news from another source, 
    • Set you category to active 
    • Make the category a default for all new articles submitted. Once this is done click "Next".



  1. In the next section you configure the view settings of the category.  
    • Setting the "Default View"
      • Tile 
      • List
      • Radio buttons for "Standard Thumbnail", "Show Summary", and "Show More News Link" with the option to change the text.
      • Select the number of News Articles Displayed by default in the News Component.



  2. In the final section, set the security on the news category.  Setting security is the same process as everywhere else in the software.  The user decides who has access and permission in the created category.





  3. Click Finish after you have set your security.  This will take you to your  newly created category.  You will notice the category is empty. See submitting an article to start populating your category