CTA 2 – 1 to 3 Buttons


Description

This section is full-width and includes a headline, short text and one to three buttons. Choose from several background color options. Buttons are available for all color options. A link is available on the Steam Lightest background option only.

Fields and Character Limits

*required fields

Headline

  • Character limits: Recommended limit of 70 characters, including spaces
  • Help text: Enter the headline text. There is a recommended limit of 70 characters including spaces. This field renders as an <h2>. See Headers for guidelines and best practices for headlines and sub-headlines.

Short Text

  • Character limits: Recommended limit of 150 characters, including spaces
  • Help text: Enter the short text. There is a recommended limit of 150 characters including spaces.

Button URL*

  • Help text: Start typing the title of a piece of content to select it. You can also enter an internal path such as /node/add or an external URL such as http://example.com. Enter <front> to link to the front page. Enter <nolink> to display link text only.

Link Text*

  • Character limits: Recommended limit of 25 characters including spaces.
  • Help text: Enter the link text. There is a recommended limit of 25 characters including spaces. Avoid link text like Click Here, Learn More and More. See Links for more info, including accessibility concerns, examples and best practices.

Available Style Options

Background Color*

  • Dark Blue
  • Lake
  • Steam Lighter
    • NOTE: The Steam Lighter Background option uses a Serif font.
  • Steam Lightest
  • White

Link Type*

  • Button
  • Link

Where Can You Use This Section?

The section is available in the following templates and content types:

Templates

  • Basic + Content
  • Marketing
  • Start

Content types

  • Content Page
  • Landing Page

Using on a cloneable Template

  1. Locate the CTA 2 – 1 to 3 Buttons in the Body area
  2. Select Edit
  3. Replace the placeholderHeadline and Short Text
  4. Replace the placeholderbutton URL and Link text
  5. Go to the Style Options tab and select the Background Color and Link Type
    View ScreenshotGo to the Style Options tab and select the Background Color and Link Type
  • NOTE: The only background that can use a link is Steam Lightest. All other background options use a button. The Steam Lighter Background option uses a Serif font.
  1. Select Save at the bottom left of the form

Adding to a new Content or Landing Page

  1. Select Add Body Section
  2. Locate CTA 2 - 1 to 3 Buttons, select Add
    View ScreenshotLocate CTA 2 - 1 to 3 Buttons, select Add
  3. Enter the Headline and Short Text
  4. Enter the URL and Link Text for each of the Buttons you wish to include
  5. Go to the Style Options tab and select the Background Color and Link Type
    View ScreenshotGo to the Style Options tab and select the Background Color and Link Type
  • NOTE: The only background that can use a link is Steam Lightest. All other background options use a button. The Steam Lighter Background option uses a Serif font.
  1. Select either Save as Draft or Published with the drop-down menu
  2. Select Save at the bottom left of the form

Accessibility

  • Avoid link text like Click Here, Learn More and More. See Links for more info, including accessibility concerns, examples and best practices.

Guidelines and Best Practices

  • The buttons include the ability to drag to reorder if using 2 or 3 buttons
  • When used with 1 button this section works well to draw attention directly to your call to action.
  • Alternatively, this section can be used to direct site visitors to other relevant pages.

Removing a Section

To permanently remove a section from a page:

  1. Select the vertical ellipsis to the right of the Edit button at the top-right of your section, select Remove
    View ScreenshotSelect the vertical ellipsis to the right of the Edit button at the top-right of your section, select Remove
  2. Select Save at the bottom left of the form