|Download List -
A download list template can be used to distribute files to your visitors such as audio clips, word documents, executables, and PDF files.
It is very similar to the static list template. the only difference is that it automatically displays links to the...
|Downloading and Installing the product. -
Invisible Gold is offered as a self-extracting executable from www.invisiblegold.com/downloads . Keep in mind that you need to be a registered Invisible Gold user to see this page.
Download the product and install it on your server. This will require ...
|System View -
The System page shows you information about a page or the entire website. You can view it by logging in as an Administrator and clicking on the System button at the top.
The page is divided into three main areas. In the top left are links to various Sy...
|GetHTML Tags -
A GetHTML tag is always replaced by some HTML. You can put these into Content of a page, a Framework, or a Custom Template.|
A GetHTML tag is replaced by HTML in the web browser. You can put these into Content, Framework, and Custom Templates.
|New CSS Menus -
These are an updated version of our CSS menus that work on all browsers and include descriptive comments in a menu_setup.css file to set colors. Note, be sure the path in this file matches whatever framework folder you put it in if you use rollover backg...
|Advanced: Using Drop Down Menus With Calendars -
This tip extends the normal drop down menu technique to include upcoming calendar events.|
Ok, so now you can build drop down menus, but what happens when you want to show events from a calendar? Once the calendar has more than 10 events, it gets too long.
There is a nice little trick to use a slightly different call to pull just the upcoming...
|Web Designer Tip: Customize the Page Title -
This is a good tip for database backed sites for search engine optimization.|
Normally Invisible Gold manages the title tag automatically. It takes the "name" of each page and combines it with the "title" value stored in the settings page.
This doesn't work well when using an external database of products. For example, if you up...
|Step 2 - Copy Files Into Framework Folder -
|Creating Drop Down Menus -
It's inevitable, not long after you created your first site, you dabbled (or will dabble) with drop down menus. They look slick, most of the big sites have them, and they're very effective at organizing sites with more than 10-15 pages.|
It's inevitable, not long after you created your first site, you dabbled (or will dabble) with drop down menus. They look slick, most big sites have them, and they're very effective for organizing sites with more than 10-15 pages.
(Note: Drop down menus...
|Upgrading Sites -
Every Invisible Gold site is a certain version. One of the great features of Invisible Gold is that sites can be updated to the latest version to take advantage of bug fixes, new templates, and new features.
Note: Before you upgrade a site to the latest...
|Hosting Invisible Gold Powered Websites -
Invisible Gold is a content management system that runs on a Windows 2000 or 2003 server. It requires both IIS and ASP to host sites. Content is loaded primarily through the web browser....
|Private Client Areas -
A private client area is a page that only a specific user or group of users can access and a multi-user license is required. For example: you might want to provide a list of documents to clients, charge for access to an area, communicate confidentially wi...
|Invisible Gold Quick Tour -
Invisible Gold is an easy to use website building tool that allows you to maintain your website with just a web browser. No need to worry about breaking the site or paying for simple text or image changes.
Depending on the version, your Invisible Gold l...
The Invisible Gold Security system allows you to set permission rights on individual pages to Users or Groups. Rights are also inherited, so if you have the Right to view a page, you also have the right to view all of the pages under it.
Note: You can a...
|Static List -
The Static List template is one of the workhorses of Invisible Gold powered sites. (for example, most of the pages in the help section use it.) It works like other templates - there is an image at the top along with text and title. Then it shows every ...