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4 - Scheduling Article Publication Dates

Article Training - Learn how to schedule publication dates

Last updated on 3/5/2014

You can set publishing dates for your articles between certain date ranges or at recurring intervals. All of these options can be found in the Dates tab.

TabFieldsEntry InstructionsUse ForRequired
Dates
  First Day Use in conjunction with Last Day and When to Publish (below). Set a date for the article to first display on the website. The Active field must be selected. All article types  
  Last Day Use in conjunction with First Day (above)  and When to Publish (below). Set an end date for article display. If you want your article to continue displaying, do not set an end date. The Active field must be selected. All article types  
  When to Publish

This controls when the article will be visible on the website. The Active field must be selected. If no option is selected, leave the First and Last Days blank. 

Four Options in the Drop Down Menu

  1. Publish on first day (from above)
  2. Annually (between first and last dates) The year will be ignored with this selection.  For example - April 1 - May 15 every year.  
  3. Monthly (between first and last dates) The month and year are ignored. For example -  Each month between the 10th - 20th .
  4. As an event - Select this option if you want the article to show up on the events calendar. 
All article types  
  Auto Renew Deprecated - do not use. All article types  
  Auto-Archive Deprecated - do not use. All article types  
  Auto-Delete Deprecated - do not use. All article types  
  Show In Calendar Deprecated - do not use. All article types