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Adding a Page to a Site

The steps below describe how to add a new Page to your Site and configure the general options. To learn how to configure the remaining Page settings, see Configuring Individual Pages, or see Configuring Page Sets to configure options for a Page Set.

Note

For Liferay 7.4 U22+ and GA22+, private Pages are disabled for new installations. However, you can enable them if desired. See Enabling Private Pages for more information.

Adding a New Page

You can add a new Page from the Pages administration screen or from the Page Tree (Liferay DXP 7.3+ only).

Adding a New Page from Pages Administration

  1. Open the Site Menu (Site Menu), expand Site Builder, and click Pages.

  2. Click the Add button (Add) and select Page.

    Add a Page to the Site.

  3. Under Page Template Sets, select a Basic or Global template.

    To start with an empty Content Page, click the Blank Master Page Template.

    Alternatively, select from other available templates.

    Select a Basic or Global Template for your Page.

  4. In the Add Page dialog, enter a name and click Add.

If you created a Content Page, then you’re redirected to the draft Content Page where you can begin adding fragments and widgets.

If you created a Widget Page, then you’re redirected to the Page’s configuration options.

Tip

By default, new pages are included in the Navigation Menu for the Site. To configure this Navigation Menu, see Managing Site Navigation.

Adding a New Page from the Page Tree Menu

Available: Liferay DXP/Portal 7.3+.

  1. Open the Site Menu (Site Menu) and click Page Tree (Page Tree).

  2. Click the Add button (Add Button) to add a new Page.

    Adding a new Page using the Page Tree menu.

  3. Follow the standard steps for creating a page, as outlined above.

Tip

Pages in the draft status have an asterisk (*) next to their name in the Page Tree.

Adding a Child Page

You can add child Pages from the Page administration or the Page Tree (Liferay DXP 7.3+ only).

Adding a Child Page from Pages Administration

  1. Open the Site Menu (Site Menu), expand Site Builder, and click Pages.

  2. Click the Add button (Add) for the an existing Page.

    Click the Add buton next to an exiting Page to create a new child Page.

  3. Follow the standard steps for creating a Page, as outlined above.

Tip

Using the Actions Menu (Actions Menu) next to the Page, you can preview a Content Page draft (Liferay DXP 7.2+) or approve a draft (Liferay DXP 7.2 only). These options are available for Pages in draft status and Users with page editing permission.

Adding a Child Page from the Pages Tree

Available: Liferay DXP/Portal 7.3+.

  1. Open the Site Menu (Site Menu) and click Page Tree (Page Tree).

  2. Click the the Actions button (Actions Button) for the desired Page and select Add Child Page.

    Adding a Child Page using the Page Tree menu.

  3. Follow the standard steps for creating a Page, as outlined above.