Basic Page, Members

Use Basic Page, Members for static content that can be updated by member-volunteers. (This is the same as Basic Page but with different permissions.) Do not use the Article content type to publish Press Releases.

To create a new Basic Page, Members, follow these steps:

  1. Log in and click the “Content” link in the admin menu.
  2. Click the “+ Add content” link.
  3. Click the “Basic Page” link.
  4. Enter the header for the page in the “Title” field.
  5. Enter your text content into the “Main Content” area. For more on formatting your text, review the formatting content section.
  6. Enter your text in the “Summary” area.
  7. Enter the description for your page in the “Description” field.
    1. Note: This will not show on the published page, but will be used to provide a short description for RSS feeds and tagged pages.
  8. Enter required metadata from the “Metadata” tab. See the ALA Metadata section for more details.
  9. Click “Save” at the bottom of the page.