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How do I create a banner for the course homepage?

A banner on the course homepage will draw attention to the course with image rather than text only. This image can be the same as the course widget image. This is a quick process.

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First, log into Brightspace and enter the course.

1) In the NavBar, click Course Admin.


2) Under Site Setup, click Homepages.


3) Click Widgets. Click Create Widget.


4) Under Properties, add a name for the banner widget, such as Homepage Banner.


5) Click Content. Click the Image icon in the textbox. Upload image

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6) Click Save & Close.

To add widgets to the homepage, see how-to titled “How do I create a course homepage?