Where is the Front Page and how do I edit it?
The Front Page is the first page your students will see when they enter your course, if you choose to have the course home page set to the page. Use this page to show a welcome message, links, images, or other information for students.
- If you have not set a page as the Front Page, Canvas will ask you to set a Front Page before you can choose the Pages Front Page option when choosing a home page layout.
- Before setting the Front Page, the page must be published.
- Once you set a Front Page, there will always be a designated Front Page. However, you can change the Front Page as much as you would like.
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.
Note: When you create a new course, clicking the Pages link will open to the Pages Index. Front Pages are not automatically created for the course.
The Front Page will be indicated by a gray Front Page tag . If you do not have a Front Page selected, click the Settings icon and select Use as Front Page . To edit the page, click the name of the page .
Note: Before setting the Front Page, the page must be published .