This is a reference for the news items used in the Velocity Site News Plugin.

An XSD file for schema validation is available here.

    <item id=.. >


The <news> element is the root of the news items. The following table lists all of the possible child elements.

Element Description
items These are the news items to display.


A single news item

Element Description
id Id of this entry.
date Posting date of this entry.
headline Headline of this entry.
text Content of this item in apt format.
categories These are the categories under which the item will be filed.