Article management in Drupal

Overview on how to manage the articles on your Drupal website

This tutorial will review the process of creating a new Article on your Drupal website. Such are used for time-sensitive content like news, press releases, etc.

 

Step 1 Access Content manager

First, you need to log into your website as administrator and click on the Content from the main menu.

 

Access Content menu item in Drupal

 

Step 2 Create articles

Access the Content Manager and click on the Add content button at the top of the page.

 

Add content in Drupal

 

Select the Article option.

 

Choose a content type in Drupal

 

Edit the following options:

 

  • Title: Enter the title of the new article.
  • Tags: Enter the tags for the new article.
  • Body: Enter the body of the new article.
  • Image: Upload an image for the article.

 

Edit new article details in Drupal

 

Click on the Save button to keep the changes.

 

Step 3 Edit articles

Access the Content Manager and click on the Edit button next to the article you wish to edit.

 

Edit an existing article in Drupal

 

Make your changes for the article and click on the Save button to keep the changes.

 

Step 4 Publish/unpublish articles

Access the Content Manager and check the article that you wish to publish/unpublish. Select the Publish selected content or Unpublish selected content from the Update Options field.

 

Publish a new article in Drupal

 

Click on the Update button to change article’s status.

 

Step 5 Remove articles

Access the Content Manager and check the article that you wish to remove. Select the Delete selected content from the Update Options field and click on the Update to remove the article.

 

Remove existing articles in Drupal