In this post we will discuss about Promoted Links App in SharePoint 2013. Promoted Links App is a new feature in SharePoint 2013. Promoted Links App is like a list but it has the ability to have background image with a link and also you have the option to open the link in a separate window.
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Steps to add Promoted Links App:
Click on the Settings icon on top of the page and then click on Add an App as shown in the fig below.
Then from the list of App, select Promoted Links App as shown on the fig below:
Then give a name in the Adding Promoted Links page as shown in the fig below:
Then go to the home page of the list as shown in the fig below. There click on add new item.
This will open the screen to add item, here you can put the title, background image, description, link location and the launch behavior (select new tab option if you want to open in a new link window), you can optionally give the order as well. Then click on Save.
Here I have added 3 items to the list. Now go and edit the page and add the list to the home page like below.
After that it will appear like below:
Hope this will helpful to you.