UMBRACO CONTENT EDITORS GUIDE

The Umbraco content editors guide is a comprehensive yet easy to read instructions for editors and marketers performing everyday tasks within Umbraco. This guide isn’t written to look at every single function available within Umbraco. My aim is to create a simple Umbraco manual that will help you to get an overall understanding of how you use the various features within the CMS. The tutorials in this area assume no prior knowledge of Umbraco and provide a brief introduction and explanation of the overall interface. The guide covers the most common tasks an editor would likely face providing clear instructions and helpful guidance.

UMBRACO INTRODUCTION

1. What is Umbraco?
2. How To Access The Umbraco Login Page
3. Umbraco Interface Explained
4. How To Log Out Of The Umbraco Backend

CREATING AND MANAGING PAGES

Your website is a collection of web pages which are grouped together hierarchy and usually connected together in various ways. Creating and managing pages is how you will use Umbraco the most. This section will cover all the basic you need in order to build your website the way you want.

1. How To Create A Page in the Umbraco Backend
2. How To Publish Content Within The Umbraco Backend
3. How To Unpublish a Page In The Umbraco Backend
4. How To Edit An Existing Page In The Umbraco Backend
5. How To Delete and Restore a Page in the Umbraco Backend
6. How To Move A Page In The Umbraco Backend
7. How To Re-order Pages in Umbraco
8. How To Copy/Clone a Page in the Umbraco Backend

ADDING AND MANAGING CONTENT WITHIN UMBRACO

How you will add content into Umbraco will vary slightly based on how the developers have structured your templates.  As Umbraco provides a very flexible platform every person reading this will have a slightly different set-up as your page templates and blocks will be unique to your business.  There are a number of principles, however, that will be relevant to everyone reading this. This section will cover everything you need to know in order to create the best content you can:

1. The Umbraco Richtext Editor Explained
2. How To Enable or Disable The Umbraco Spell Checker
3. How To Add A Macro Into The Richtext Area Within The Umbraco Backend
4. How To Work With Images In The Umbraco Backend
5. How To Add and Edit Word Docs, PDF Files and Media To Your Umbraco Pages

ADVANCED TOPICS

1. How To Install A Package in Umbraco CMS