Create A Book Page

To create a Book, from the admin menu, select Content - Add content. Then click on Book page


Enter the Title for the Book page.

Title field


The Body field is where you will enter all of the content for your new book page - text, links, images, etc. (see Editor Options).

body field

Menu Settings

Only the top-tier page of a book should be given a menu item. If this if the first page in your book, check the Provide a menu link box and enter the name if the menu item in the Menu link title field.

Under the Parent Item drop-down, select where you want your new page's menu button to display.

Select Main menu to have it appear on the main navigation.

Book Outline

Click on the Book outline tab.

book outline


In the Book menu, select <create a new book> to create a new book and make this Book page the top-level page in the new book.

create a new book


The Weight drop down is used to set the order of Book pages, however using the Books section is a much easier way to sort book pages on the website. To change the order of your Book pages, see the section on Managing the Book Outline.


Other Settings

For information on Revision informationAuthoring information, and Publishing options, see their respective instruction pages on this website.


Click the Save button when you have completed entering the Book page content.