When creating a News post, you can save your message as a “Draft” or publish it immediately. The [Save as Draft] button allows you to come back to the post later to edit before publishing it.

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Publishing the News post

1. From the course home page, click [News]. A list of posts will appear with a status of “Draft” or “Published” in a column at the far right of the page.

2. Click on the [Title] of the desired News Post draft you wish to publish.

3. Click [Publish].

Note: Once you have published a News post, it cannot be reverted to a draft form.  
D2L 10.3 – May 2014