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Widgets are containers that display content that is either created within the Widget itself or pulled in from another content source, such as a Channel, that lives somewhere else in your digital workplace. Use Widgets to provide a window into content, improve navigation to important locations, display personally relevant information, and add other utility to where they are placed. Widgets are added to Pages, Spaces, and Dashboards.
Additional Widget resources
A Widget's title and description fields support multiple languages. Only enabled languages are available. For more information about language support, check out the article Languages and translation.
Content Widgets connect to Channels within a digital workplace. A common use of this type of widget is to aggregate and display the most recent content from multiple Channels. These Widgets do not change where the content is located and only act as windows into the connected Channels. Because of this, the displayed content still maintains the Access Rules applied to the underlying content. Users need at least Read level access to content in order to view it in a Widget.
|Blog Articles||Aggregates and displays Blog Articles from the connected Blog Channels.|
|Folder Contents||Displays the contents of the selected Folder or Folder Channel.|
|Photos in Folder||Displays images located in the selected Folder or Folder Channel.|
|Recent Contributors||Displays members who have recently created content on the connected Channels.|
|Calendar Events||Aggregates and displays Calendar Events from the connected Calendar Channels.|
|Forum Topics||Aggregates and displays Forum Topics from the connected Forum Channels.|
|Wiki Article||Displays the selected Wiki Article.|
|Recent Activity||Displays a feed of what activity has been occurring on the connected Channels.|
|Recent Comments||Displays a feed of comments that have been made on content within the connected Channels.|
|Microblog Posts||Aggregates and displays Microblog Posts from connected Microblog Channels, or a member's personal contacts.|
|Add Button||Provides a way to begin the content creation process on the connected Channels.|
|Content Slideshow||Aggregates and displays the contents of Blog, Calendar, or Forum Channels in a slideshow format.|
|Tasks||Aggregates and displays Tasks from connected Channels, or Personal Task lists.|
|Wiki Index||Aggregates and displays Wiki Articles from the connected Wiki Channels.|
Navigation and search Widgets
Navigation and search related Widgets provide methods to find and quickly navigate to content and locations within a digital workplace.
|Call to Action||Promotes and provides links to the configured locations.|
|Search Box||Provides the ability to search for specific content types based on their location.|
|Navigation||Displays and provides links to all locations under a selected Page, or Space.|
|Spaces||Displays and provides links to selected Spaces.|
|Site Map||Displays a navigatable list of links to all locations under a selected Page, or Space.|
|Links||Displays and provides links to configured locations.|
|Channels||Displays and provides links to all Channels of the selected type located directly under a selected Page, or Space.|
|Members||Displays the members of a selected group.|
Personal Widgets provide information tailored to each user.
|My Spaces||Displays and provides links to the Spaces that a member is a part of.|
|My Contacts||Displays a member's Contacts.|
|Bookmarks||Displays a member's workplace Bookmarks.|
Utility Widgets provide functionality related to custom content and displaying information from third-party applications.
|Integrations||Provides access to third-party applications.|
|RSS Feed||Displays RSS content from the provided sources.|
|HTML Content||Provides a WYSIWYG editor that can be used to add custom content to a Page or Space.|
|Poll||Provides a way to collect member's responses to a custom question.|
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