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Koleti: Latest News Particle

Your Guide to Recreating Elements of the Koleti Demo for Grav


The Latest News particle displays your latest posts or featured content, along with images and text.

Here are the topics covered in this guide:



These options affect the main area of the particle, and not the individual items within. You can set the title of the particle, as well as give it an introductory paragraph here.

Option Description
Particle Name This is the name of the particle used for back end management. It does not appear on the front end.
Content Source Choose between Particle and Grav as the Content Source.
CSS Classes Enter any CSS class(es) you wish to have apply to the particle.
Margin Top Value Set the value for the margin-top for the particle's content. (example: -7rem)
Grid Column Set the number of columns items appear in.

Particle Item Options

These items make up the individual featured items in the particle. Items in this section will only appear if Particle is selected as the Content Source.

Option Description
Item Name This is the name of the item. This appears as the item's title on the front end.
Layout Choose between Photo, Quote, and Text as the layout type for the item.
Image Set an image to appear in the item.
Description Enter a text description for the item.
URL Enter a URL you would like the item to link to.
Target Set a target window for the read more link.


Option Description
Categories Enter the categories of posts this particle will display.
Number of Pages Enter the maximum number of pages to display.
Start From Enter offset specifying the first post to return. The default is '0' (the first post).
Order By Choose the type of factor to order by.
Ordering Direction Choose between Ascending and Descending as the post ordering method.


This section configures how posts are displayed.

Option Description
Image Choose to Show or Hide the post's image.
Article Text Choose between Introduction, Full Article, and Hide to determine which content is displayed with each item.
Text Limit Set a limit (in characters) for the post text displayed.
Text Formatting Choose between HTML and Plain Text formatting for the post's text.
Category Choose to Show or Hide the post's category.
Title Show or Hide the post's title.
Title Limit Enter the maximum number of characters in the title to display.
Link Show or Hide the Read More link.
Target Set a target window for the read more link.

Note: When using Grav Content source, images can utilize the Photo Large layout by creating the Tag photo-large for the Page(s) you are displaying.

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