Tutorial : Add a Content Page to Joomla

Once in a while you may need to make a page with some substance. For instance a ‘Terms Of Use’, ‘About Us’ or ‘Protection Policy’ page. You can make static substance for your Joomla site. Also, I’ll show you how to.

What is Static Content?

Static substance is a page inside your site that can be connected to your page route or some other menu. I will show you how to make pages with static substance and make principle menu connects to those pages.

To begin with, you should sign in to your site Administration Area.

At that point go Content – > Article Manager. Additionally, you can tap on Article Manager symbol in your Administration landing page. In Article Manager you may see a rundown of your site substance pages. We don’t have any pages so our rundown is clear.

To make another page, click New at the upper right of the page.

Presently you are on a page where you may make your substance. You will see a few fields:

Title: Give your page a title. It ought to be short and illustrative (ex: ‘Terms And Conditions’);

Pseudonym: You can make a title simple to recall for your page. On the off chance that you leave this field clear Joomla will make a false name from your page title supplanting spaces by hyphens. (i.e.: terms-and-conditions if your page title is ‘Terms And Conditions’);

Area: Choose a classification for your page. In the event that you don’t have any, pick ‘Uncategorized’. This field is required and your article won’t be distributed on the off chance that you leave ‘- Select Section-‘ esteem in the field;

Distributed: Here you can change your page distribute state. You can check ‘No’ radio catch in the event that you don’t need your article to be distributed. This field is set as ‘Yes’ as a matter of course;

First Page: This field decides if your page will be shown on the first page of your site or not;

Classification: Choose a class for your static substance page. In the event that you have no classes or don’t need your article to be in any classification, leave it ‘Uncategorized’;

Content: Type your content here. This is your static page. You can utilize the TinyMCE included manager or download some really improved editors and use them to make your very own pages.

On the correct side you see the article’s rundown and 3 areas for cutting edge settings.

Parameters (Article):

Writer: You might need to have a few writers on your site so on the off chance that you need to customize your article, pick a name from the rundown;

Writer Alias: equivalent to with Article Alias – make it intelligible or Joomla will do that for you. No agony, yet no increase. May help in the event that you have a few writers composing for your site;

Access Level: Here you have three choices: Public, Registered and Specials. Pick who will see your article and who won’t;

Made date: As default the present time is set in this field. Be that as it may, you can make it post factum – it will be shown as distributed before. Neglected to send your Valentine’s Day welcome to your half? Make an article, change creation date and accuse him/her for neglectfulness:);

Start Publishing: Modify this date on the off chance that you need your article to be distributed later. It will be distributed at time determined;

Get done with Publishing: When you need your page to be distributed temporarily (i.e.: New Year Greetings or Promo Page), type here the date (and hour) when you need your article to be unpublished. This element is likewise mechanized.

Parameters (Advanced):

Practically these fields are set as ‘Utilize Global’. The most ideal path is to set most reasonable fields in Parameters (it tends to be found in Article Manager) and tweak some of them for each article if important. I will depict work of each field in one of my next instructional exercises.

Metadata Information:

Portrayal: This is where you type in content for your meta depiction tag. It is significant to make it instructive and depicting the substance of your page. Keep it enlightening and short around 156 images.

Watchwords: Here you can include catchphrases your page is advanced for (if there are any). They will be added to your meta watchwords tag. Try not to give an excess of consideration to this field as watchwords don’t assume that job for SEO they used to play two years back.

Creator: This field will add meta creator tag to your page. Practically futile from the SEO point as web indexes doesn’t give that consideration to all meta labels.

Robots: You might need to limit crawlers’ entrance to your article. Assuming this is the case, if it’s not too much trouble put esteems “noindex, nofollow”. There’re just 4 qualities for this field – file, noindex, pursue, nofollow. In any case, you can utilize just two of them isolated by comma.

At the point when completed, ensure that you check your spelling, check all fields and snap ‘Spare’.

Presently you are finished with your new ‘Terms And Conditions’ page and the time has come to make a Menu interface for this page.

Go to Menus – > Main Menu.

Snap ‘New’ at the upper right corner of the page.

At that point you ought to pick a design for your article. In the event that you need a solitary substance, at that point pick Articles – > Article Layout.

Presently you can make a connection for your substance page. It has numerous normal with including an article. In the wake of filling all fields click on ‘Select’ button.

Pick your article from the rundown by tapping on the title. After that you’re prepared to spare your menu thing. Snap ‘Spare’ and this is finished.

Presently you can pick the request for your menu thing in the event that you need.

That is it, presently you realize how to add static pages to your Joomla site.

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