This article will help you identify your Budget Simulator's public facing text which can be edited from the administration interface. To find out what content cannot be changed please refer to this article on non-editable content.
You can also find guidelines on word limits and descriptions of where certain content appears in the public view.
You are able to update the following sections:
Consultation Title: The title of your Budget Simulator
Open and close dates: Consultation running dates
Contact details: Name: Name of your organisation
URL: URL of your organisation's website. NB: must include 'https://'
Phone number: Optional
Analytics tracking code: Where you input the code snippet. Read more here.
Page heading: The header text acts as navigation link back to Home page from Policy content pages and appears in the coloured header.
Page body text: The text shown on the intro page when the consultation is open.
More info text: The text shown in the 'More Info' popup.
Closed text: The text shown on the intro page when the consultation is closed. It's best to keep this quite brief.
Overview: In this section you are able to enter:
Fixed budget for period which is the total budget for whatever year you are consulting on.
Budget Call to Action text which has a max of 25 characters (including spaces) e.g. More savings are required.
Enable extended commenting: Enabling extended commenting allows respondents to add comments to each service group separately as well as adding a final comment before submission.
Budget target: In this section you are able to enter:
Text when Spending Target is met: this text has a max of 25 characters (including spaces) What the call to action changes to when you achieve the goal e.g. You have balanced the budget.
Enforce budget target: ticking this box will prevent respondents from submitting their response until they have met or exceeded the budget target.
Currency: Symbol of currency being used
Service groups are set up on this page. To read more about this please see this article.
In Budget Simulator, we use the term 'Consequences' to act as an explanation of the possible effects associated to a participant’s allocations. Read more about how consequences work in Budget Simulator here.
On this page you enter the text that shows at the top of the consequences page.
This is where you enter the text shown at the top of the demographics page. Your account manager will input your demographic questions - read more about this here.
This is where you enter the text shown to the respondent after they have submitted their response and links back to organisation's website.