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newscenter 1.5.5

A News Release Application for Django

A Django application for creating news releases which can be associated with unique newsroom objects.

A Django CMS apphook is included as well as a templatetag for rendering news release headlines in non-application templates.

Django 1.5 and up


Add newscenter to your python path:
$ pip install newscenter
Add the following to the INSTALLED_APPS of your project’s
In your, add:
url(r’^newscenter/’, include(‘newscenter.urls’)),
Run: syncdb (or migrate if you’re using south) and collectstatic


The following will be installed automatically if you use pip to install newscenter:

Pillow (

easy-thumbnails (

feedparser (

For easy-thumbnails, you’ll also need to add it to INSTALLED_APPS and run syncdb or migrate:

Change Log

New in 1.4.1: -Added title field to Contact model

New in 1.4: -Switched image plugin from popeye to bxslider

Template Tag

The template tag can be used like this:

{% load newscenter_tags %}
{% get_news "newsroom-name" %}
<h1><a href="{{ newsroom.get_absolute_url }}">{{ }}</a></h1>
{% for release in featured_list %}
<h2>{{ release.title }}</h2>
<p class="teaser">{{ release.teaser }}</p>
<p><a href="{{ release.get_absolute_url }}">Read more</a></p>
{% endfor %}
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