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Announcement Banner - new Google Sites
Add an announcement banner to your new Google Site to highlight important information and announcements
Show an Announcement banner
Use the Settings (looks like a cog/gear) near the Publish button.
Choose the Announcement banner option.
Enable the Show banner option (blue and on the right is enabled, grey and on the left is disabled) .
Choose your Banner colour or specify the exact colour by hex code.
Complete all the announcement details:
Enter some text for the announcement Message.
Enter some text for the announcement Button label.
Choose a page to Link to or enter a web address (URL).
Choose if you want the link to Open in a new tab
Choose the Visibility you want for the announcement:
Home page only
Use the Publish button to make the announcement banner live on the site.
This new feature started rolling out on 22 April 2020 and will take 15 days to get to all sites, so you may not see it on your site yet.
The banner appears at the very top of your site, above all the content.
To edit what the banner says just alter the Message and Button Label and to remove it disable the Show banner slider.
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