If you are having a time figuring out how to create articles for your website, don’t worry, it is a bit hidden. The catch to adding articles to your website using TikiWiki is activating them. You must activate the article module before you can start adding articles to your TikiWiki CMS site. In this tutorial, I will show you how to activate your articles module and I will show you how to add articles to your site in TikiWiki.
Activating Your Article Module in TikiWiki
We will begin this tutorial with activating your article module. You will have to activate it before you can begin using it. To activate this module, you will need to visit the Features section located under the Admin Home panel. Once your Features panel is loaded, you will need to find the Article module. Next to the module, you will need to check the box. Then click the Save button. Now refresh your window and you will see the Article links in the left panel.
Creating a New Article in TikiWiki
Now I will walk you through the basic steps of creating articles in TikiWiki. If you need a more advance guide on this topic, please see my other tutorials on TikiWiki. They will show you how to do the more advance things with this CMS.
On the left side of your page, under the Article folder, you will see the New Article link. Click that link and the new article page will load. On this page is where you will create your article. You will need a title, select the category you want the article placed in, and type your head and body for the article. Once you have the article completed, you will need to save it. At the bottom of the page, you will need to click the Save button to save it and add it to your site. You can also preview it before saving it if you would like. Simply click the Preview button and you will see what the article will look like before it goes live.