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Insert A Snippet

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    1. To use a snippet, click the Insert Predefined Snippet Content icon on the WYSIWYG toolbar. 
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      WYSIWYG snippet icon

    2. A window titled Snippets should appear. From the Category drop-down, select either the Buttons or UI Elements categories. The other categories are reserved for use on landing page templates and will not render as desired if used on interior pages.
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      Snippets Window

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      Select a category

    3. Select a snippet to be inserted from the Snippets drop-down. 
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      Select a snippet

    4. The selected snippet will be displayed in the Preview window. It may not render as intended at this point, yet.
      snippet preview

      Snippet preview

    5. Click Insert
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      Click insert

    6. The snippet can now be modified to meet your needs by using the standard WYSIWYG Editor.
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      Snippet in WYSIWYG

       

    7. Once you've saved your page, you can see a preview of what your snippet looks like.
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      Snippet after saving page