Customizing Your Website with the Novi CMS

This is the backbone that drives an Association's front end website.

Pete Zimek avatar Jenn Norman avatar Melisa Smith avatar +2
52 articles in this collection
Written by Pete Zimek, Jenn Norman, Melisa Smith and 2 others
Getting Started

Uploading Files to Novi AMS

Learn how to upload files to Novi from the backend (admin section).
Melanie Dupont avatar
Written by Melanie Dupont
Updated over a week ago

Add a Headshot/Photo to a Profile in Novi

Learn how to upload a picture to a Novi record (on the backend) so it will appear on the frontend as the person's "headshot" image.
Melanie Dupont avatar
Written by Melanie Dupont
Updated over a week ago

Adjust Headshots & Logos in Novi AMS

Learn how to manipulate company logos and profile images (headshots) in Novi.
Melanie Dupont avatar
Written by Melanie Dupont
Updated over a week ago

Add a New Page to Your Website

Learn how to create a new webpage in Novi.
Jenn Norman avatar
Written by Jenn Norman
Updated over a week ago

Selecting the Appropriate Template for your CMS page

How to choose the right template option to optimize readability on your standard content pages in Novi
Jenn Norman avatar
Written by Jenn Norman
Updated over a week ago

Formatting Website Content on the Frontend

Learn how to add and edit content on the frontend of your Novi website.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Updating Your Website Navigation

Learn how to add or remove items from your website's main menu navigation.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Updating Your Website's Homepage

How to add/edit items to the Top Featured, Slider, Alert & Sponsor Section of your Website
Jenn Norman avatar
Written by Jenn Norman
Updated over a week ago

Change Homepage Background Image

Learn how to change the event or blog post images displayed at the top of your home page.
Pete Zimek avatar
Written by Pete Zimek
Updated over a week ago

Edit the Join Modal

Learn how to edit the Join modal (Membership & Account Access).
Melanie Dupont avatar
Written by Melanie Dupont
Updated over a week ago

Add Link or Button to Text

Learn how to add links and buttons to text in content managed regions of your website.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Add Anchor Text to a Static Page

How to add anchor text to the CMS regions of your Novi website.
Jenn Norman avatar
Written by Jenn Norman
Updated over a week ago

Add or Update a PDF

Learn how to upload and link a new or existing PDF to a CMS page on your website.
Jenn Norman avatar
Written by Jenn Norman
Updated over a week ago

Add an Image to a Page

Learn how to add an image to a page and apply basic styling so that text wraps around it.
Pete Zimek avatar
Written by Pete Zimek
Updated over a week ago

Best Practices for Optimizing Images for Web

Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Background Image Best Practices

Best practices to consider when choosing background images.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Stock Images

Find out where the Novi team goes to search for stock photography.
Pete Zimek avatar
Written by Pete Zimek
Updated over a week ago

Posting a Blog (News) Article

How to create and write a new article on your website.
Jenn Norman avatar
Written by Jenn Norman
Updated over a week ago

Formatting Event Details & News Articles

Learn why it's easiest and best to edit articles and events from the frontend.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Copy & Paste Content onto Your Website

Learn the pitfalls of copying & pasting content directly from MS Word or another website and how to migrate website content correctly.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago

Characters to Avoid When Creating File Names (and URLs)

If you're saving a PDF, an image or even a friendly file name for a Novi record, you'll need to avoid certain characters.
Pete Zimek avatar
Written by Pete Zimek
Updated yesterday

Can Admins Change the Font or Colors on Webpages?

Styling and editing pages on your website.
Melisa Smith avatar
Written by Melisa Smith
Updated over a week ago