Services

External liftup

External liftups are used to create links to content residing outside the Aalto.fi site in a way that is cohesive with the rest of your page.
Screenshot of Drupal CMS dropdown menu with add content and extrenal liftup selections circled in red.
Select External liftup from menu.

To create an external liftup hover your mouse on "Content" in the upper left-hand corner and select from the drop-down menu "Add content" followed by "External liftup".

Screenshot of basic information field for external liftups
Basic information field.

Enter link and click "Fill page details". The details and image of the page will be fetched and filled automatically. Edit any fields if necessary. Check the “Published” box and save.

Note that Drupal is not always able to fetch the image and information automatically, or these may not work for your content (these depend on the content you're linking to). So if these are not fetched, or they are not proper for your needs, please add an image and add/edit the text.

Once you have created your external liftup, you can add it to your page as a manual or single liftup component.

N.B.: Remember to create translations for your external liftups.

Find out more about liftups

What are the liftups graphic

Liftups visualise content

Here, you'll find a short description of and a link to the different liftup components available to you at aalto.fi. With them, you can visualise and highlight the versatile content on the site.

Services

Aalto.fi website

Here you can find the latest articles and instructions regarding the Aalto.fi website.

All Drupal instructions can be found in the Services hub

A photo from the Aalto University learning center.
Drupal: Aalto.fi website

What is a ribbon and how to use it on Aalto.fi?

In this article is described how to use the ribbon component as navigation panel on Aalto.fi.
Students in front of a computer
Drupal: Aalto.fi website

Drupal spin-off sites

Learn about how you can get your own Drupal website based on aalto.fi
Aalto-yliopiston liput liehuvat salossa. Kuva: Aino Huovio
Drupal: Aalto.fi website

Aalto University Accessibility Implementation Plan 2022–2024

President Ilkka Niemelä confirmed the Aalto University Accessibility Implementation Plan for 2022–2024 on 1st February, 2022. The plan is based on the Aalto University strategy and supports well-being work and the work of the Aalto University Equality Committee. The implementation plan is attached as an appendix to the Aalto University Equality Plan. This page is for monitoring the implementation.
Someone working on a laptop typing.
Drupal: Aalto.fi website

Help us improve the new search at aalto.fi

Learn what this new feature is about and provide feedback on how to improve it.
This service is provided by:

Communications Services

Did you find what you were looking for? If not, please contact us.
  • Published:
  • Updated:
Share
URL copied!