- Widgets in Layers
- Layers and layer rules, zones (theme anatomy)
- Adding new supported zones
- When to add widgets to content items (differences between Bag Part, Flow Part, Widgets List Part) and when to layers
- Demo: creating a new layer and an Html Widget
- Demo: creating a new content type with the Widget stereotype, add that to a Zone
- Exercise: creating NotTheHomepage layer and an Html Widget in the Footer zone in that layer
- Creating and editing a menu
- Adding and editing Link Menu Items and Content Menu Items
- Editing link hierarchy
- Comparison with Admin Menus
- Exercise: creating a menu with all kinds of items
- Media management
- Managing media with Media Library
- Inserting images into text fields
- For this, prepare suitable files. Pictures from the Wikipedia Cat article are included in the Attachments folder.
Time requirement: 1h 0m
Dependencies: Basic site management
Parent topic: Core concepts and basic usage
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