Body Sections Overview


The KU CMS - Sunflower pages are built using Sections. Think of a section like a layer of a cake.  The layers or sections stack on top of each other to build the page.

Body Sections

  • Body 1 - General Content
    • This versatile section has a number of nested sections. It has a general content section with a WYSIWIG editor. It can include accordions, tabs and images. It also has an optional sidebar with a list section, a text section, and a block section. Choose left or right sidebar orientation. If no sidebar is used the section is centered.
  • Body 2 - Headline & Text
    • This section has a headline and intro text. Choose from serif and sans-serif headline font options.
  • Body 3 - Pull Quote
    • This section has an attributed pull quote with the quoted person’s image, name and title. Select center-aligned or left-aligned options.
  • Body 4 - Card Group
    • This section has one to four cards. Each card includes a headline, short text, an optional image and link.
  • Body 5 - Statistic Card Collection
    • This section has one to four statistic cards. Each card includes a statistic, short text, and an optional link. Choose from several background colors.
  • Body 6 - Statistic Collection
    • This section features a group of three statistics with an optional headline and a short text area. Choose Brick or Night statistic color.
  • Body 7 - Image/Video Side-by-Side
    • This section has an image or video with a headline and a text area. Add up to three optional links. Choose left or right alignment.
  • Body 8 - Qualtrics Form Embed
    • This section is used to insert a form into the page. The form is created in Qualtrics and added to the CMS with this section.
  • Body 9 - Table
    • This section is used to add a table to the page. Choose from six table styles and sorting and search options.
  • Body 10 - Divider
    • This section is used to add a divider line between sections. Choose from seven divider styles and three divider widths.
  • Body 11 - Contact Info
    • This section is used to create an About page or section. It includes a embedded Google map or building image, a headline and contact information.
  • Body 12 - Accordion
    • This section is used to add accordions. Single accordions have a blue chevron arrow on the left. Sets of multiple accordions appear as panels with a chevron arrow to the right.
  • Body 14 - Buttons
    • This section is used to add one to three buttons to a page. Select from numerous button styles.
  • Body 15 - Button Grid
    • This section is used to add a button grid of two to six large buttons.
  • Body 16 -  Insert Block
    • This section is used to insert a block into a page.
  • Body 17 - Insert View
    • This section is used to insert a view into a page.
  • Body 18 - News Card Group
    • This section displays up to four news articles as cards. It has an optional headline and displays thumbnail images if desired. There is a button to see all news articles.
  • Body 19 - News & Events
    • This section displays news articles along with events from calendar.ku.edu.
  • Body 20 - Prominent News
    • This section is used to add a button grid of two to six large buttons.
  • Body 21 - Wide General Content
    • This section is similar to Body 1 - General Content with a wider WYSIWYG field with a text editor. However it does not have a sidebar of the other options contained within Body 1.
  • Body 22 - Headline & Free Text
    • This section is similar to Body 2 - Headline & Text. However the text field in this section includes a text editor so bolded text, multiple paragraphs, links, bolding an other formatting is available.