This article explains how to add a content block to display a list of people with a profile picture and a bio.
You can add different content blocks to your event website (see this article). One of them is called Speaker and allows you to add a list of people. Each has a:
This content block can be used for many purposes, for example to showcase:
- The members of the organizing committee
- The list of speakers
Short format (without biography)
When none of the speakers have a bio, the speakers will display in a more compact format, with multiple speakers per row (depending on the screen size).
Detailed format (with biography)
If you add a bio to at least of the speaker, the list will be displayed differently with one speaker per row showing the biography.
Add a Speaker content block
Go to the page in your organizer panel and click Add content and choose Speakers.
Enter the title of the block (required) and a description (optional). Click Save and close.
When you hover your new content and you will see the button on the top-right corner to edit or delete the content block.
To add a new speaker, click Add speaker.
The fill the speaker information: name, affiliation, bio and picture. Click Save and close.
Reorder, edit or delete speakers
You can reorder the list of speakers using the handle next to their names. You can also edit or delete a speaker using the corresponding icons.