Episerver Guides

  • Episerver

    On this page you'll find a list of guides to help you create content on EpiServer. If you're unsure of anything on this page please contact the Digital Production team.

    If you need to raise a ticket for anything on this page, please raise the ticket with the type of website (it will automatically assign to the correct team).

  • Episerver tips

    Redirects & archiving pages

    If you want to redirect to specific webpages, set up short links or archive old pages. We have a few useful guides to help.

    Housekeeping guides


    Meta Data

    CIT have documented how Google pulls info from Nova sites into search results and how to amend titles and descriptions within Episerver.

    Read the guide


    Shortlink URLs

    EPiServer provides the option to create shortened URLs which you can use for printed material. Download the guide to find out how and when to use shortened links.

    View the guide

  • Partner directory

    If you are using a Search Directory page to display Partner information, we have a guide on how to update all the content.

    Partner Page guide


    Filtered Streams

    Filtered streams allow you to categorise search results to give a more specific and tailored user experience.

    Read the how-to guide


    Quick Webpage Edit

    We're always looking for tools and tricks to make our lives easier. Find and edit web pages quickly with a simple bookmark in your browser.

    Get the bookmark

  • Page ID Bookmark

    Quickly find the ID of any Nova page with this handy bookmark.

    Save the bookmark


  • Content Guides

    Writing in HTML

    Not using IE as your browser when editing in Episerver? You will need basic HTML knowledge. Find some tips in our guide.

    HTML guide


    Convert Word to HTML

    If you're not confident in HTML, or simply want to speed up the process of adding content to Episerver, we have the perfect tool for you.

    How to convert text


    Convert Excel to HTML

    If you want to take a quicker approach to creating tables, then we've found a great tool to help you speed things up.

    How to generate tables

  • Building Pages

    We have a list of guides available to you for all of our different tried-and-tested page types, along with examples of them, so you can update your site quickly and easily.

    Page-build guides


  • Styling Guides


    We've compiled a cheat sheet for you to demonstrate all of the different layout options that are available across all of our shows using classes.

    View the Cheat Sheet


    Image sizes

    We've put together guidance pages for all of the images sizes used on your site. Pick the reference page for your show, and bookmark it for future reference.

    Image size guides



    Icons help users quickly navigate information on a page, such as email, telephone, or to show that a link will download a file.

    Icon guide

  • Widget Guides

    Testimonial Sliders

    Testimonials are a great way to prove the success of your show. This guide will show you how to add and update testimonial widgets.

    Adding testimonials


    Embedding YouTube Video's

    Learn how to embed a YouTube feed to your site. Videos are a great way to promote your show, or give highlights from previous events.

    Examples and guide


    Google Maps

    Embed a Google Map onto an info page to help attendees plan their journey to your show. Read our quick guide on the best way to do this.

    How to embed maps

  • Facebook Feed

    This guide shows you how to add a Facebook feed to your profile. It's quick and easy to set up. Click the link to find out more.

    Facebook feed guide


    Instagram Feed

    The Instagram widget lets you customise the layout of your feed. Read the guide for best practice and how to add it to your site.

    Embed Instagram on your site


    Twitter Feed

    Add a Twitter feed to your site. You can filter your feed by user or hashtag. The link below will take you through the whole process.

    How to embed Twitter feeds

  • Feature Page Sponsors

    For instances where feature areas of your show are sponsored, we've put together a guide to help you add and update their logos on your show feature pages.

    Feature Sponsors guide


    Stats Counter

    If you need a visual way to represent statistics, then look no further! We have a new stats counter to help offer a web-friendly alternative to infographics.

    Stats counter guide


  • Episerver Demo's

    To help you visualise all of the widgets you can add to your site, we've put together example pages for your reference.

    See the demo's

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