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Adding pages to your navigation

Adding pages in the Pages panel creates the structure of your site. This guides walks you through the process of adding, organizing, and removing pages.

Tip: For a general overview of pages and navigation, visit Understanding the Pages panel.

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Add a new page

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In the Home Menu, click Pages, then click the + icon to add a page.

Click the plus icon in the Pages panel to add a new page.

In the New Page menu, select the type of page you want to add. You can add the following page types to your site (some sites may see other options):

Page types on the Create New Page menu.

Enter a page title in the box.

The page URL will match the page title. If there are multiple pages with the same title, the URL will add a number to the end. To manually edit the URL, hover over the page title, and click the gear icon next to the title to open its Page Settings.

Tip: If you're adding a Regular Page, you can select a starter layout. For more information, visit Building a page.

Enter a page title in the text box after creating a new page.

To add a new Regular Page to your navigation:

  1. Tap the Pages icon.
  2. Tap Add at the bottom of the navigation section where you want the Regular Page to appear.

My page options are different

We’re testing new page options on a small number of randomly selected sites. If you’re in this group, you may see additional page types in the Create New Page menu such as About, Contact, and Team.

Choosing one of these adds a Regular Page with that starter layout. To add a blank Regular Page, select Blank.

The Layouts section in the Create New Page menu appears for test groups.

Add an existing page

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To add an existing page to your navigation, drag it from Not Linked to the Main or Secondary Navigation section in the Pages panel.

To add an existing page to your navigation:

  1. Tap the Pages icon.
  2. Tap Edit in the top right corner.
  3. Tap and hold the hamburger icon to the right of the page title in the Unlinked Pages section, then drag the page up to a navigation section.
  4. Tap Done.

To learn more, visit Moving pages around your navigation.

Organize your pages

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Click and drag a page to change its order in your site navigation or move it to another section.

Moving a page around the Main Navigation.

To change the order of pages in your navigation:

  1. Tap the Pages icon.
  2. Tap Edit in the top right corner.
  3. Tap and hold the hamburger icons to the right of the page titles, then drag the pages up or down.
  4. Tap Done.

To learn more, visit Moving pages around your navigation.

Navigation sections

Pages are stored in different navigation sections. 

  • Main Navigation pages create a menu of navigation links on your site that visitors will use to explore your content. Some templates have additional navigation sections, like Secondary or Footer Navigation.
  • Not Linked pages are accessible via URL or direct link, but won't appear as navigation links on your site.

To learn more, visit Understanding the Pages panel.

Note: Each template displays the site navigation differently. You can customize your site navigation's appearance using Site Styles.

Remove a page

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To remove a page, hover over the page title and click the trash can icon that appears. Then click Delete.

Hover over a page title and click the trash can icon to delete the page.

To remove a page:

  1. Tap the Pages icon.
  2. Swipe left on the title of the page you want to delete.
  3. Tap Delete.

You can restore a deleted page within 30 days.

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