How do I create a new Page?

Creating new Pages is easy in Canvas courses.

Open Pages

Open Pages

In Course Navigation, click the Pages link.

View Pages

Pages is designed to open to the front page for the course, if there is a front page selected. Click the View All Pages button to select a page from the Pages Index.

Create a New Page

Create a New Page

Click the Add Page button.

Add Content

Type a name for your page [1]. Add content to your page using the Content Selector [2]. Edit the content and add links and media using the Rich Content Editor [3] or switch to the HTML Editor.

Click a link below to learn more about adding audio and video media comments to a Page:

Edit Page Settings

Edit Page Settings

You can decide who can edit the page by selecting the Who can edit this page drop down menu [1]. You can also notify users that content has changed by selecting the Notify users that this content has changed checkbox [2].

Save Changes

Save Changes

Click the Save button.

Note: If you try to navigate away from a page without saving, you will generate a pop-up warning.

Publish Page

Publish Page

To publish a page, click the Publish button [1]. The button will change from gray to green [2].  

View Page

View the page you created.

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