Create Modern Site Pages In SharePoint Online

What is SharePoint modern site page?

  • This is one of the new features in SharePoint 2016.
  • Modern team site pages are fast, easy to author and support rich multimedia content. And pages look great on any device, in a browser or from within the SharePoint app.
  • SPFX (SharePoint Client site Framework) web part can easily add in modern pages.
  • These pages are built with the Web parts, which you can customize according to your requirements. We can add the things given below in SP modern site pages.

    • Videos
    • Documents
    • Yammer embed feeds
    • Images
    • Site Activities

  • Using pages is a great way to communicate and share your ideas such as status and trip reports, how-to write write-ups, know-before-you-go guides and frequently asked questions.

Steps

Follow the steps given below to create a modern site pages.

Before you create modern page, you should activate the Site Pages feature on your SharePoint site.

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Activate the site page feature

Step 1

Open your SharePoint site.

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Step 2

Go to site settings, using Gear menu.

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Step 3

On site settings page, select Manage site features from site action section, as shown below.

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Step 4

Now, scroll down the site feature page and activate the Site Pages Features.

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Finally, site pages feature will be activated successfully.

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Create modern site page

Once we have activated the site page feature; we can create a modern site pages on our site.

To create modern site page, follow the steps given below.

Step 1

On your SharePoint site, go to site contents page, using Gear menu or using navigation.

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Step 2

Now, open the site pages library on the site contents page.

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Step 3

On Site pages library, click the files options from top ribbon bar, as shown below.

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Step 4

From the top ribbon, select the New Document, you will get the dropdown, as shown below.

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Step 5

Click Site page option from the dropdown.

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Step 6

When you click the site page, you will navigate to the modern site page.

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Step 7

Provide the name for the page, click Save and close option to save the page.

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Finally, modern site page will be created successfully.

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Summary

In this article, we have explored what modern pages are and how to create new modern pages on SharePoint Online site.