Tag: layout

Create Breathtaking Borders in Content Studio

Do you realize that after celebrating Independence Day (The 4th of July) that we are almost half way through summer?!  I guess when they say, “Time flies when you’re having fun!” they weren’t joking around!  You know what other saying is also true?  “The early bird gets the worm.”  And now is the time to ...

Laying Out the Layout Storyboard

We recently posted about the Timeline and how great it is, but the Layout Storyboard isn’t just there for aesthetics, it’s actually quite functional and easy to use. In fact, many people that I have talked to much prefer the Layout Storyboard over the Timeline.  When I ask why they prefer it, the overwhelming response ...

Back to Basics: Enable the Timeline

Welcome back, everyone! Today we are going to show you how to enable the Content Studio Timeline and explain why you might find it helpful. As you all know, Content Studio is where you create messages for your display within Venus 1500 V4 software. You can access Content Studio by going to the Content Tab ...

Using the Timeline Revisited

These last few weeks we have been revisiting some of our most popular blog series. This week is no different!  We are going to be take a trip down memory lane to visit our old friend, the Timeline! Timeline Mode in Content Studio for Venus 1500 V4 is an incredibly useful tool.  It allows you ...

Line Spacing: The Final Frontier

Have you ever wanted to move lines of text in a message closer together or farther apart? Have you ever wished you could squeeze your entire message into one slide or layout but couldn’t because there was too much space between lines of text? Trainer Tip: We don’t recommend trying to squeeze multiple lines of ...

Even More New Features in the Web Editor

Today we have some very good news to share with you! We  improved the Venus® Control Suite Software once again. We added additional features and functionality to give you more options and make your life easier. We based the majority of these updates on feedback we received from you! That’s right; you can make a difference! ...

How to put text over images and videos in Content Studio… and have it appear at different times

Two weeks ago, we talked about placing text over images and videos in Content Studio. If you didn’t read that article, I recommend you check it out before continuing  with this one. It  covers a lot of the basics: How to put text over images and videos in Content Studio Now that you’re all caught ...

More New Features in the Web Editor

Back in May, we provided you with a review of the Web Editor and a walkthrough of its newest features. Today, we will again walk you through the latest updates in the web editor in the 2nd part of what will be an ongoing series keeping you informed whenever we release new features. Video You ...

PC vs. Mobile: The Many Different Views of Venus Control Suite

As you know, users can access Venus Control Suite from any internet-enabled computer, tablet, or mobile phone with an up-to-date web browser. Because of this, Venus Control Suite must sometimes change its layout to fit on differently sized screens. Think about it this way. Let’s say you are on your mobile phone, and you want ...

Check Your Work, Part 1: How to Preview Content in Content Studio

Remember back in elementary school when you first learned how to check your work in math to make sure you had the correct answer? How cool was that?! Over the next 3 posts, we are going to try and top that.We'll show you how to check your creative content to make sure it looks acceptable for ...