To set up your Home Page for your website, you'll first need to head to the Website Module (highlighted in the image below)
You'll be able to display the following on your Home Page:
- Important Information Banner
- Photo Gallary of up to 5 photos
- Partners and/or Sponsors
- Location/Map of where to find the club/the venues you coach at
- Feature your club's Memberships and organisations News Articles
Follow the steps within this guide to help you create and/or edit/update your Home Page.
First, if you would like your Home Page to display in your navigation bar, you'll need to turn on the 'show in navigation?' toggle.
If you choose to show the home page in the navigation bar, then you will need to select the order it will display in as well as the navigation text, which will display publicly on your website.
Make your homepage visible via the 'show in navigation' toggle. All you need to do is click the right side of the toggle and it'll turn blue to show you it's been switched on.
In the next section, you will be able to add your header image and header text.
Main Header Text will appear beside your header image, for example, you could enter your organisation's name.
Sub Header Text will appear above your main header text and can be used to make your page look more friendly by having a greeting i.e Welcome
Header Image is where you can upload your own main image that will appear in the banner at the top of your webpage. A default image will be used if you choose not to upload your own.
The page will look like the following to the public/visitors of the website:
Please Note: For best viewing of this photo we recommend uploading a photo with dimensions of 1400px by 450px.
The focal point of the header image is the centre, anything of importance (i.e your venue logo) that is close to the top/bottom left or right edges of the image may get cut off of smaller screens.
You can add your logo in the Website Settings, which will display on all pages as well as within emails that you send from the platform.
The next section of creating your Home Page is where you will be able to enter your introductory content and photo gallery.
Within the Text Boxes, you can add information that would allow visitors to your website to know more about your organisation and what it has to offer, i.e such as facilities, group sessions held at your club etc
The font layout and formatting can be changed via the tools above the introduction text box.
Please Note: You cannot currently upload tables and/or images into these text boxes due to formatting, you can use your gallery to display any images and/or use another page to display this information.
Your Gallery can hold up to 5 images. For best viewing of these images, then we recommend ensuring that they are within the dimensions of 600px by 400px.
Next, you'll have the option to display any LTA Big Tennis Weekend events that your organisation is hosting.
Please Note: These events are only available to Venue accounts,
You will need to turn the toggle on/off depending on if you would like them to display or not.
In the next section, you will have the option to upload up to 3 partner logos.
Firstly, you will need to upload a new partner logo and select the image that you would like to use. You'll then be able to enter their name and website link in the text boxes below. This means, that is a visitor clicks on any of your partner/sponser logos that display on your website that they'll be re-directed to your sponser/partners website.
Please Note: For best viewing of these images we recommend uploading images with the dimensions of 180-480px by 180px.
Your partner/sponser logo's will display at the bottom of your Home Page like the following:
In the next steps, you can turn on/off your Information Banner, which will allow you to display further/important information to all your players/members and website visitors.
In the final section of creating/updating your Home Page, you'll be able to add in your Search Engine Optimiasation (SEO). This helps in where/how your website display in search engine results.
Once you are happy with how your webpage is looking and with any changes made, please remember to click the blue 'Save Changes' button at the bottom of the screen.
If you exit the page before clicking this button, all your changes will be lost and you'll need to re-do them again.
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