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Pagelines Boxes option in DMS?

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In the old pagelines framework there was a section called boxes. You could create sets of content that you could randomly display in groups on various pages. I want to do something like that in DMS. Any suggestions as to how?

 

I do not want to use iBoxes. As far as I can see, I would have to manually create a new set for each page. I have 9 iBox style items that I want to display in a group of three and have them live at the bottom of each page. When you go to a new page, I want to different set of the three to show and so on.

 

Ideas?


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dgsarnow

I looked into Flipper and this is close, but I really liked the simplicity of the old Boxes tool. I just want an image with one line of text beneath it that just displays and not allows you jump to the post.


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Danny

Hi,

 

Unfortunately, the Boxes section isn't available in DMS. The only suggestion I can give you give if you do not want to use the iBoxes section is for you to either use the MediaBoxes section. However, by using the MediaBoxes section, you will need not be able to create sets like you could with the Boxes and instead will have to resort to creating them on a template by template basis. Alternatively, you could use the Masonic or Flipper and use custom post types.


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