Scholar: How to create a Person profile

People profiles can be added to your site, and a link to a People listing page included in the menu.

  1. Hover (don't click) your mouse above the Content menu toolbar.
    Content circled
  2. Under Add, click Person. If you are missing the Person app, your site owner will need to add this app to your site.
    Person circled
  3. Add a Prefix (optional)
    Add prefix field.
  4. Add a First Name (required).
    Add first name field
  5. Add a Middle name or Initial (optional).
    Add middle name field.
  6. Add a Last name (required).
    Add last name field.
  7. Add a Professional Title/Affiliations (optional).Professional title field.
  8. Enter a Short bio for your person profile (optional). Biol field.
  9. Add relevant Websites (optional).
    Add website field.
  10. Add an Address (optional).
    Address field.
  11. Add an Email (optional).
    Add email field.
  12. Add a Phone number (optional).
    Add people phone number field.
  13. Add Office Hours (optional).
    Office hours field
  14. Add a Photo (optional).
    Add a photo field.
  15. Add a Redirect (optional).
    Add redirect field.
  16. Under Publishing options, ensure Published to this site is checked if you are ready to publish, or unchecked if you want it to remain as a draft. Select Sticky at top of lists if you want this Person profile to stay at the top of the People listing page on your site.
    Publishing options.
  17. Under URL path settings leave Generate automatic URL alias checked if you want the system to automatically create a URL alias for this Person profile. Uncheck the box if you wish to enter a custom alias.
    URL path settings.
  18. Under Menu settings you have the option of adding this page to the main menu.
    Menu settings field.
  19. Under Post Created/Edited By you can change who posted the person profile by editing the name in the box under Posted by. You can also edit the date the profile was posted on in the Posted on box. By default the current date and time is used.
    Post created by field.
  20. Click Save.