Item Creation

Item Creation

Sitecore New Item Creation Process

  1. Developer creates a data template to model the new item and adds a Standard Values to it
  2. Developer assigns Insert Options to the Standard Values of the item that is to be the parent for the new item. One or more templates can be assigned as Insert Options
  3. The business user right-clicks the item and chooses a data template from the list of Insert Options
  4. Sitecore prompts the user to provide a name for the new item
  5. The newly created item appears as a sub-item of the current item

Creating Content Items in the Content Editor

  • Duplicate an existing content item and rename the new item
  • Copy an existing content item to a new location in the Content Tree
  • Use the ribbon to insert a new content item based on data templates configured as Insert Options