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LIFE SCIENCES BRIGHTSPOT

We are here to help you with your Brightspot related issues!
Here is our Knowledge base of using Brightspot from Beginner to Intermediate to Advanced

Brightspot is a powerful third-party website builder provided by BYU. With Brightspot, you can make your own web pages without needing to know any coding! The Life Sciences College has a department website for each department, as well as a general college website. If you have an interest, please talk with your supervisor about how you can use Brightspot to help you with your work in the Life Sciences College.
Access to Brightspot is available via the URL: brightspot.byu.edu

Need Help? Contact us at LSCSR@byu.edu or by calling 801-422-7178
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Coding
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Getting access

Start here if you are new to brightspot
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Log In

Open Brightspot here
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Adding Pages to Sections

Match the layouts of your pages
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LS BRIGHTSPOT – Search Bar

Find content, specialize your search, and create content.
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Creating Leads

Edit the content at the top of the page.
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LS Brightspot: Editing Links (Lead Promo and Rich Text)

This article will walk you through how to add and change links in Promos and rich text features.
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LS BRIGHTSPOT – Creating a Link (Rich Text)

How to create a link to something in brightspot or to another website
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LS BRIGHTSPOT - Tables in Rich Text

How to Edit, Use, and Create New Tables in Rich Text
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Dynamic Lists


Dynamic lists linked with tags auto update your lists and news
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Forms

Create contact forms, request forms, and contests submissions.
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How to make content Tabs (Aside/Below)

Tabs are a great way to organize long articles and pages.
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LS Brightspot: Video Auto play

Autoplay lead videos at the top of your page.
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LS Brightspot: Styling Gallery Pages

Choose your formatting for gallery pages
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LS Brightspot: Adding a tag from another site

If you want to promote a feature from another department or site, here's how
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LS BRIGHTSPOT - Adding a Tag to an employee card


Add a tag onto an employee card for quick add to dynamic lists across your site
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Code resources:
HTML

*For every HTML coding done in brightspot you will need to go to "Misc" in content and get the raw HTML module.

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Form submissions email formatting

See how to format your form submissions.
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