Shift Form Builder

Shift Form Builder The 123 Online form builder is exceptionally powerful. With form builder, you can an unlimited number of forms with an unlimited amount of questions. The results of the forms will send to any email address of your choosing, and will also be recorded in the database of your website, accessible on your […]

Embed HTML Code

Embed HTML Code So, you've got some custom code that you need to embed into your website? The HTML app is the best way to do it. If you need to embed a Youtube video or Google Map, use the Youtube and Google Map apps, but for any other embeddable code, this is the block […]

Image Slideshow

Image Slideshow If you'd like an image slideshow on your website, we can build you one for free. The image slideshow is a great way to showcase your work – it will display as many images as you'd like, with an transition effect between them. You can update your photos by clicking on your slider […]

Page List

Page List Your page list app is a really handy way to list your pages, automatically. It's really easy to use. You can use your page list app to list all of your pages, or just sub pages of a particular page. The first thing to look at is the box labeled 'display pages beneath […]

Sitemap

Sitemap Your site map basically shows you all of the pages on your website. Here, you can 'visit' a page so you can change it, or delete it. It also offers you a two-click way to edit your page properties for SEO, changing designs, rolling back versions or setting permissions, if you have a members […]

Add a Custom Layout

Add a Custom Layout So, you want to get custom with your page layouts. No problem. Shift makes this easy. You can create layouts with as many different columns or rows as you'd like. You can then insert your blocks into your custom layout. This gives you unlimited possibilities of how you'd like to layout […]

Block Style Templates

Block Style Templates Using block style templates is the easiest way to make your website look great. Simply put, you can change the colour, shape and style of your blocks. We've created over 50 different styles of blocks to choose from. To use block style templates, simply click on any content block, and choose 'block […]

Custom Block Style

Custom Block Style Want to design your own block styles? No problem, you can create the styles yourself by clicking on your block, and selecting 'custom block style'. Before you do this however, we'd recommend checking out 'block style templates'. Here, you'll find over 50 different styles we've designed. Using 'block style templates' is by […]

Scrapbook

Scrapbook Your scrapbook is like the clipboard on your computer. If you want to copy blocks and use them on other areas of your site, you can copy a block to your 'scrapbook', and then 'paste from scrapbook' once you've done so. There are two kinds of scapbook - personal, and global. Global scapbooks are […]

Page Tree

Page Tree Page tree is the place to go when you want to move, or delete a page. Simply navigate to the page you want to move, delete, or copy, and click page tree. Please note, this isn't to be confused with your sitemap, which gives you an overall view of your pages. Your sitemap […]

Page Versions

Page Versions Let's face it – when you're entering in your content, you'll probably make mistakes. You can easily revert back to earlier versions of your page. When you click on the 'versions' button, it will list all of your page versions since the website's creation. The easiest way to check which version of the […]

Page Properties and SEO

Page Properties and SEO Want to know how search engines work?  Watch this video here. The properties button is what you'll use to edit the overall properties about the page you're editing. This is everything from the name of the page, to the URL, to the metadata. Standard Properties The first tab 'standard properties' is […]

Page Design

Page Design Shift is very flexible. The 'design' button allows you to change the overall layout of your pages. For example, you can swap between having your sidebar left aligned, right aligned, or having no sidebar at all. Simply choose a page type, and click save. Your page's orientation will automatically change. From there, you […]

Adding Pages

Adding Pages Adding pages is easy in Shift. The key point to remember, is when you click on 'add page' it will add as a sub page of the page you're on. For example, if you navigate to your about us page, and click 'add page', it will add a sub-page of about us, and […]

Shift CMS Orientation

Shift CMS Orientation Welcome to Shift! We know you're excited about getting into it, and playing around with your new website, but please give us a five minutes to watch this quick orientation video.It'll go over the basics, but it'll cover a few things that aren't too obvious as well, so please make sure you […]

Shift Form Builder

Shift Form Builder The 123 Online form builder is exceptionally powerful. With form builder, you can an unlimited number of forms with an unlimited amount of questions. The results of the forms will send to any email address of your choosing, and will also be recorded in the database of your website, accessible on your […]

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Embed HTML Code

Embed HTML Code So, you've got some custom code that you need to embed into your website? The HTML app is the best way to do it. If you need to embed a Youtube video or Google Map, use the Youtube and Google Map apps, but for any other embeddable code, this is the block […]

View
Image Slideshow

Image Slideshow If you'd like an image slideshow on your website, we can build you one for free. The image slideshow is a great way to showcase your work – it will display as many images as you'd like, with an transition effect between them. You can update your photos by clicking on your slider […]

View
Page List

Page List Your page list app is a really handy way to list your pages, automatically. It's really easy to use. You can use your page list app to list all of your pages, or just sub pages of a particular page. The first thing to look at is the box labeled 'display pages beneath […]

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Sitemap

Sitemap Your site map basically shows you all of the pages on your website. Here, you can 'visit' a page so you can change it, or delete it. It also offers you a two-click way to edit your page properties for SEO, changing designs, rolling back versions or setting permissions, if you have a members […]

View
Add a Custom Layout

Add a Custom Layout So, you want to get custom with your page layouts. No problem. Shift makes this easy. You can create layouts with as many different columns or rows as you'd like. You can then insert your blocks into your custom layout. This gives you unlimited possibilities of how you'd like to layout […]

View
Block Style Templates

Block Style Templates Using block style templates is the easiest way to make your website look great. Simply put, you can change the colour, shape and style of your blocks. We've created over 50 different styles of blocks to choose from. To use block style templates, simply click on any content block, and choose 'block […]

View
Custom Block Style

Custom Block Style Want to design your own block styles? No problem, you can create the styles yourself by clicking on your block, and selecting 'custom block style'. Before you do this however, we'd recommend checking out 'block style templates'. Here, you'll find over 50 different styles we've designed. Using 'block style templates' is by […]

View
Scrapbook

Scrapbook Your scrapbook is like the clipboard on your computer. If you want to copy blocks and use them on other areas of your site, you can copy a block to your 'scrapbook', and then 'paste from scrapbook' once you've done so. There are two kinds of scapbook - personal, and global. Global scapbooks are […]

View
Page Tree

Page Tree Page tree is the place to go when you want to move, or delete a page. Simply navigate to the page you want to move, delete, or copy, and click page tree. Please note, this isn't to be confused with your sitemap, which gives you an overall view of your pages. Your sitemap […]

View
Page Versions

Page Versions Let's face it – when you're entering in your content, you'll probably make mistakes. You can easily revert back to earlier versions of your page. When you click on the 'versions' button, it will list all of your page versions since the website's creation. The easiest way to check which version of the […]

View
Page Properties and SEO

Page Properties and SEO Want to know how search engines work?  Watch this video here. The properties button is what you'll use to edit the overall properties about the page you're editing. This is everything from the name of the page, to the URL, to the metadata. Standard Properties The first tab 'standard properties' is […]

View
Page Design

Page Design Shift is very flexible. The 'design' button allows you to change the overall layout of your pages. For example, you can swap between having your sidebar left aligned, right aligned, or having no sidebar at all. Simply choose a page type, and click save. Your page's orientation will automatically change. From there, you […]

View
Adding Pages

Adding Pages Adding pages is easy in Shift. The key point to remember, is when you click on 'add page' it will add as a sub page of the page you're on. For example, if you navigate to your about us page, and click 'add page', it will add a sub-page of about us, and […]

View
Shift CMS Orientation

Shift CMS Orientation Welcome to Shift! We know you're excited about getting into it, and playing around with your new website, but please give us a five minutes to watch this quick orientation video.It'll go over the basics, but it'll cover a few things that aren't too obvious as well, so please make sure you […]

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