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Add a progress bar to a page  Task

You can add a progress bar or bar chart by inserting HTML code into pages. The GovIntranet theme is built using the Twitter Bootstrap framework containing many ready-to-use HTML elements. …


Add icons to content  Task

You can include icons in content by adding some HTML code in the Text view. The theme supports glyphicons and dashicons. Glyphicons See: Bootstrap glyphicons Insert code using span tags: …


Create a new accessible table  Task

Use TablePress, Add new. Enter the table name, optional description and rows and columns. Click Add Table. Then follow manual for editing cells  


Create an accessible table from an existing HTML page  Task

You create tables outside of the pages that they appear in.  Copy table code Browse to the page that you want to copy the table from. Right-click and View source. …


Find shortcodes  Guide

In addition to core WordPress shortcodes, there are some extra shortcodes available with the GovIntranet theme. To use a shortcode, enter the code within square brackets where you want the …


Find the showcase intranet site  Task

Visit the GovIntranet showcase intranet site The GovIntranet site is a working demonstration of the GovIntranet WordPress theme using typical content from a UK government department. The showcase site highlights …


Highlight text with a coloured box  Task

Switch to text view on the editing screen. Then paste the lines of code below and insert your text in the middle. <div class=”alert alert-info”> …your block of text… </div> …


Insert a table into a page  Task

Use the TablePress option on the left-hand menu to list all your tables. Select the table that you want to insert. The Table Information panel will show a shortcode. Copy …


Find out the difference between tags and keywords  Task

Keywords We use keywords to help enhance the search experience. Keywords should typically contain synonyms and acronyms that do not appear in the title or body text of the post. …


Promote items in search results  Task

You can force a page or post to appear at the top of search results for a given search term. At the bottom of the editing screen you’ll see the …