Chapter 5 | Articles

Articles can be placed on a page. You can compare this with creating a newspaper that consists of pages with articles. The advantage of articles is that you can compose these in one shot and can add these to any random page. When you change the article, this will be automatically adjusted on every page.

Exercise 5.1 | Create an article

Go to the Articles module via the asset Website to create an article. Afterwards, follow the steps below ;

  1. Select a folder you created
  2. Click on the icon   add folder
  3. Give the folder the name eg 'my-articles'
  4. Click on the icon Add, to create a new Article
  5. Give the article a name: My First Article
  6. Click on the tab Content
  7. The page editor is opened, now add text
  8. Click on OK of want to save the article but not yet publish
    Click on OK and Publish to save and publish the article
    Click on Cancel if you do not wish to save the change

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Exercise 5.2 | Add article to a page

In this exercise, you will place the article created in exercise 5.1 on your page from exercise 4.1.

In order to add an article, go to the Structure and Pages module via the asset Website. Then follow the steps below;

  1. Select your created folder by clicking on it
  2. Select the page you created in exercise 4.1
  3. Click on the icon change
  4. Click in the Content block via ‘Insert’ on the icon article
  5. Click in the popup on the +-sign of eg [you-domain-name.com]
  6. Click on the +-sign of the folder you created
  7. Select your article created in exercise 5.1 and click on the button insert
  8. Click on OK of want to save the article but not yet publish
    Click on OK and Publish to save and publish the article
    Click on Cancel if you do not wish to save the change


 

Watch the instruction video