Content type

A content type is a blueprint of how content items of that type look like: it defines the set of content parts that make up the content types.

A content type only consists of content parts, even if it seems that you can directly attach content fields to a type from the admin UI. When you attach fields from the admin UI in reality an invisible part is created that has the same name as the content type (e.g. a Page part is created for the Page content type) and the fields get attached to that.

Examples of some basic content types: Page or Blog Post (both containing e.g. Title Part and Body Part).

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