Questions and answers about working with the Amherst website.
General Navigation | Creating and Editing Content | Working with Pages
How do I log in?
How do I change my password?
How do I change the personal information in My Profile?
How do I find a specific student, faculty or staff member, or alum?
How do I upload or change the personal photograph that is used in class rosters, profile pages, and other places on the website
Creating and editing content
How do I create an article on a web page?
How do I use the article editor?
How do I create links in my articles to other web pages and websites?
How do I copy and paste text from a Word document onto my website?
Working with Pictures and other files
How do I include a picture or other file in an article?
How do I upload files (pictures, PDFs, Word, music, etc) so I can insert them into my articles?
How do I create a picture gallery?
How do I change the order of pictures in a gallery?
Advanced Article Settings
How do I only show the beginning (or teaser) of a long article on a page, and provide a link to the complete article?
How do I publish an article at a scheduled date and time, and later 'unpublish' it?
How do I turn off comments on my articles?
How do I remove the "submitted by" tagline from my articles?
How do I delete an article or a page?
How do I recover an article or page I have deleted?
How do I revert to an earlier version of an article?
Working with Pages
How do I create a new page?
How do I create a hidden page for file uploads?
How do I set permissions on my page to restrict who can see it?
How do I change the order of the left-hand menu items?
How do I change the order of articles on a page?
How do I hide a page so it doesn't appear in the left-hand menu? How do I unhide a page?
How do I move a page or multiple pages to a new location on the website?
How do I automatically redirect a page to a completely different location?
How do I include the "Add this page to My Amherst" button on my pages?