Wednesday, 1 September 2021
In this post we show you how to quickly create Events and set their frequency and date. Events are automatically displayed on a calendar page to allow users to easily track what's coming up in your borough.
Tuesday, 24 August 2021
We've added a set of toggleable options that allow you to customise how external links on your site look and behave, improving usability and accessibility.
Friday, 13 August 2021
By assigning webpages to a 'Book', Council Platform will automatically group and organise them into a hierarchical layout. This creates browsable subsections - perfect for Council Service or Department sections of a site.
Wednesday, 4 August 2021
This new functionality allows you to wall-off published pages from general consumption behind a password, adding to the granular security features already present.
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
Before, we covered how to create your first Webform. Now we'll show you how to download the submissions to it.
Thursday, 8 July 2021
Watch a video walkthrough showing how easy it is to build your first Webform.
Monday, 28 June 2021
In this Feature Focus, we show how easy it is to migrate existing content from another website to a brand new page on your Council Platform site.
Friday, 25 June 2021
As part of our never-ending drive to improve and expand Council Platform, we've added several new content blocks to the editor, giving you more ways to present content. As with all our blocks, they comply with the standards set out by the GOV.UK Design System.
Thursday, 24 June 2021
One of the most important parts of any web platform is its content editing system. We've chosen the most advanced and hassle-free editor on the market to use with Council Platform.
Thursday, 3 June 2021
The Accessibility Tool is a handy widget present on every webpage that when clicked displays an overlay showing any non-conformities with accessibility guidelines. This helps your staff keep any new content accessibility-compliant.