Can articles be scheduled automatically?
Article Scheduling enables individual articles to be scheduled for activation, deletion or relocation on a future date in 15 minute intervals.
Make sure the Timezone is set for your location
Select your location
Scheduling when creating or editing an article
Or Content >> View Active/Pending Articles and Edit.
Under Article Basics
Change the status to Pending
Insert the date and time for Override Publish Date:
Click Article Scheduling or
Scroll to Toggles and Keywords
Automatically close this article on: mm/dd/yyyy
Automatically delete this article at: 00:00 on mm/dd/yyyy
Automatically move this article to: ' Another News Section' on mm/dd/yyyy
Check and fill out all that apply.
Note: Works with section settings to automate activation, closing and moving of articles.
Why didn't my article status change at the scheduled time?
Articles need to processed by section.
Go to: Content>>Manage Sections
edit The Content Section the pending article assigned to
Under General Information
Check the box and set the time
Auto Activate Publishing Time on Date
Pending articles that have been set to activate at a future date/time will show the date/time at which they will be activated when viewing pending articles.
Here are what the setting look like when editing pending article.
I need articles to automatically close to save time. Where is this setting?
Go to: Content >> Content Preferences
Note: This feature affects all new articles in every section.