Using Summary Templates to Organize Text

A good way to direct visitors to the content they are looking for is with summaries. Summaries allow you to easily create a preview of content available on another page of your site which visitors can click to find out moreĀ (like the text you're currently reading!).

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Content Summaries

By using a Content Summary Template, you can include a brief introductory paragraph from one component/page and feature the same component in full on a separate page.

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Summary Grids

Summary Grid templates are excellent options for providing visitors with brief overviews of content on other pages through using a more "designed" element on your page.

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Side Column Summaries

Tridion offers several "Side Column Summary" templates that allow you to display brief text (and even images) on the left column of your page.

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External Link Summaries

You can use an External Link Summary component to feature a prominent link to an external website (another YSM website or anywhere else on the web) with a short text introduction and link.

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Content Summaries

This video demonstrates how to create content summaries to display on a page.