Block Placer

What is it?

The block placer widget is a widget which allows you to use pre-made blocks. These blocks are usually information that has been used frequently enough to warrant having a pre-made version.

Display options

Unless you request to have a pre-made block made, the most useful aspect of this widget is the Parking block, which shows a map of the parking areas on campus. To add this block to your page, select "Parking" from the Custom Block drop-down menu located on the edit page.

Screenshot of the block placer widget's parking map feature
Screenshot of the block placer widget's parking map feature
Screenshot of the block placer drop-down menu
Screenshot of the block placer drop-down menu

 

The Block Placer widget also offers an option to add a background color. To customize the background color of the widget, select the "Background style" drop down menu on the edit page. 

Screenshot of the Parking Map with a red background
Screenshot of the Parking Map with a red background
Screenshot of the background style drop-down menu
Screenshot of the background style drop-down menu