How to Create a Content Type In Drupal ?


In Drupal, a Content Type is a pre-defined collection of data types (Fields) which relate to each other by an informational context. To create the content type just follow the following step.

1. Go to the Content types page (Admin > Structure > Content types > Add content type).

2. In Name Field give the name of content type and put some description.

content type name image

3. Submission form settings

Content type submission image

In the Title field label, you may add a title for your content type.By default the value of title is "Title".

4. Publishing options

Content type publishing

The default publishing options are Published and Promoted to front page. Additional option are may disabled or enabled it as your choice

5. Display settings

Content type display image

The Display Settings has one option which allows the Author username and publish date to be displayed with the content.

6. Comment settings

Content type comment

There are many options available in the Comment settings. The default values allow for 50 comments to be published per page.If you're a beginner, you may want to keep these default values.

7. Menu Setting

Content type menu

In the Menu settings you can choose which default parent item to use.

8. Save the content type

Click on either "Save content type" or "Save and add fields."If you click on "Save content type" your content type will be saved without any extra field. If you click "Save and add fields." you may add field of your choice.

Content type saving option image

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