News feed (App)

The news feed is designed to help encourage communication between everyone with the app. This article will describe the features of the news feed and how to create/edit/delete feed messages.

The home page

To find the news feed feature within the admin panel, hover over the communication tab and select 'News Feed'.

Managing the news feed/feed messages

Creating a news feed message

  1. 1.
    Open the home page.
  2. 2.
    Click on 'New feed message'.
  3. 3.
    Complete the fields as described.
  4. 4.
    Click on 'Add feed message'.

Editing, deleting, and reactions to feed messages

Each feed message has three icons to their right (Under actions):
- Edit icon: Click here to make adjustments similarly to when first creating a feed message.
- Delete icon: Click here to remove the feed message altogether.
- Reactions icon: Click here to manage the reactions to feed messages (Find more information on reaction here)

Download all feed messages

Feed messages (Including any reactions) can be downloaded to an excel spreadsheet:
  1. 1.
    Open the home page.
  2. 2.
    Click on 'Download all'.


Follow the instructions on the navigation article here to find out how to add this (and other features) to your app!

The end result

Note: After a new post was added to the news feed, users will see a small notification sign next to the navigation icon of the news feed.