Edit Items and Categories

The bulk of your website's content lives in K2 Items and Categories. Look here first if you need help editing something.
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Adding a New Item

Step 1:Navigate to K2 > Items via top menu or navigate to Items from Control PanelOnce you are in the “Items” area, you will see a list of existing items. Create a new K2 Item by clicking “+ New” green button in the top right.  Step 2: Give your n...

Find an Item (essentially, one of your "pages")

1. Select All Items from the Control Panel. 2. Once you are in the “Items” area, you will see a list of existing items. 3. From the K2 Items list, you can filter down by “Select category” to view items in a particular...

Item Formatting 101

Here are some basic tips for formatting the content within your items: Headings: To create headings (and keep things consistent in the site), highlight the text to be made a heading and under Format, select Heading 2 or Heading 3, 4, etc. Try to...

Add or Change an Item's Main Image

1. To add/edit the main item image in K2 Item or Category, click the “Image” tab. 2. From the Image tab, click on Browse, to upload a file from your computer. 3. Your file name will appear next to the Browse butto...

Insert an Image into Content of an Item

This should be considered a secondary image, the first being the main image for the page that you add to your Image tab. For more on this see: Add or Change an Item's Main Image (https://thirdsun.supportbee.com/180-third-sun-support/303-edit-...

Add a Link to Another Page on Your Website

Do you need to add a link to another page on your website? 1. From inside your selected Item or Custom Module type the text you'd like to link. 2. Select your desired text and in your editing menu, select the Link button (chain link icon...

Add a Link to an External Website

Do you need to add a link to another website on your website? 1. From inside your selected Item or Custom Module type the text you'd like to link. 2. Select your desired text and in your editing menu select the Link button (chain link icon)....

Add a Button-Style Link

Often in a Custom Module or in an Item you'd like to add a button link to make a call to action stand out. Note: How your button link appears (it's style) is predetermined in you Custom Style Sheet (CSS). This is not editable. Where you insert...

Add a PDF or Document

1. To insert a document for users to download (pdf, doc, xls, jpg) into your K2 Item, write an intelligible user-friendly phrase (i.e. Download the application) and highlight. 2. Click on the Insert/Edit File icon. ...

Add a Video to an Item

1. Post your video to YouTube, Vimeo, or some other online video hosting. 2. Copy the video number and insert it into a new paragraph in the body your Item.  - On YouTube the Video ID is the number after the “v=“   For example - if t...

What does {module XXX} mean?

If while editing the content in a K2 Category or K2 Item you come across {module XXX} do not remove it. If you'd like to edit the content in that specific module, see Editing Modules (https://thirdsun.supportbee.com/180-third-sun-support/304-e...

Change the Order of How Items are Displayed

Do you have a staff person or service you'd like at the top of your page? There are a handful of ways in which items can be displayed. In the case of news or blogs we often set it to display based on published date. If we instructed your si...