Drupal - Static Pages


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In this chapter we will study about how to create Static Pages in Drupal. Let's add some static pages named About Us and Services. The main purpuse for using a static pages is speed and steadiness. Static websites are more faster than a dynamic site.

Following are the simple steps to create static page.

Step (1): Click on Content -- > Add content link.

drupal static pages

Step (2): Next, click on Basic pages.

drupal static pages

Step (3): Next, Create basic page will get displayed as shown below.

drupal static pages

Below we have mentioned the details about the fields present in above screen.

  • Title: It specifies the title of the static page.

  • Body: It displays the body content of the page.

  • URL path settings: You can specify alternative URL by which content can be accessed. Don't add slash at the end or beginning of the URL alias or else it will not work.

You can see about-us URL path has been added under URL alias heading. The process is same for both the About Us and Services static pages, only the content will be changed as per the demand.

You can click on Publishing options and check the box of published option to publish your page.

Step (4): Next click on About Us tab, you will see the created about us page as shown below.

drupal static pages

Step (5): Click on Services tab, you will see the created services page as shown below.

drupal static pages

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