Create a Concept Topic

In the previous section, you created your personal testing folder. Now, you'll add your first concept topic to your folder.

  1. In your personal testing folder, click Create New and select Concept.
    New Concept topic
  2. In the Create new pop-up screen, in Title field, enter Introduction.
    Create new concept prompt
    The File name field automatically populates based on what you enter in the Title field.
  3. Click Create & Edit to open the new topic in the Content Editor.
    The Introduction topic opens in the Content Editor.
    Created concept topic
    Tip: You can also click Create to generate the topic and have it show in file listing but not immediately open in the Content Editor. You can double-click on a file in the listing to open it in the Content Editor.
  4. Place your cursor in any element placeholder, for example, the short description element, and type some text.
    A Concept topic with some content
  5. Insert new elements by clicking the + button or pressing Ctrl+Enter ( Windows) or Cmd+Enter (Mac).
    Note: Elements are context-sensitive. You may use only elements that appear in your cursor location.
    Quick Insert Menu
  6. Perform each of the following actions by using the text editing toolbar:
    Text editing toolbar
    1. Insert a list.
    2. Insert an image.
    3. Insert a table.
    4. Add a comment.
    Tip: You can use keyboard shortcuts to quickly perform an action. Click the keyboard icon to see a list of available actions.
  7. When you're done editing the topic, click the X to exit the Content Editor.
    Heretto CCMS automatically saves your editing changes.
Congratulations! You created your first concept topic and added some content to it. Now, let's Create a Task Topic.