The Article Comments Portlet gives you the ability to allow site visitors to add their comments to a page.
|"+"||This symbol allows for the creation or modification of portlets on the existing page|
|This symbol allows for the creation or modification of portlets on a new or exitisting page.|
|This symbol is used to provide a preview of the current page or portlet.|
|This symbol provides a list of update dates and the individual who updated that portlet.|
|This symbol provides the ability to see the all the pages that portlet is currently being displayed on.|
|This is the DELETE symbol. All delete actions will prompt the user before the delete occurs.|
|1-||Comment Group Name:||Title of the portlet being created. Helps identify the portlet in the list of Article Comments Portlets in the Admin tool.|
|2-||Description:||An explanation of the portlet being created.|
|3-||Comment Group is Moderated:||"Yes" indicates a comment will require approval by the administrator in order for it to post.|
|4-||Grant Read Permission To:||Determines who is allowed to read comments.|
|5-||Grant Post Permission To:||Determines who is allowed to post comments.|
|6-||Grant Admin Permission To:||Determines who has administrative rights on approving comments.|
|7-||Registration Portlet:||You can require a registration form to be filled out to gain access.|
|8-||Login Portlet:||If login is required, only people given a user name and password can login and view/post comments.|
How to add a Article Comment Portlet
- Select the "Portlets" folder and then the "Article Comments" tab. A summary of each Article Comment set up thus far will appear.
- Select the "+" adjacent to "Portlet Actions for Comment."
- Enter a group name and brief description for this comment.
Select your preferences for:
- Comment Group is Moderated
- Grant Read Permission to
- Grant Post Permission to
- Grant Admin Permission to
- Registration Portlet
- Login Portlet
- Select the "+" adjacent to "Header Text" and enter header text.
- Click the "Save Info" button.