This section gives you an overview of the main tasks that you will be using when starting to author content. It covers:
First Steps for Authors
Although the individual steps are straightforward many can be performed with both user interfaces. To provide a clear overview this section uses links to the detailed procedures in the documentation. To help keep this overview in focus, these links will open in a new tab or window.
This slideshow (click-through) gives a quick visual overview of using AEM to author your first page. Links to details about the individual steps involved are then provided under Getting Started.
These detail the basic sequence of events you need for creating and publishing your first page.
Whether your instance already has existing pages or you have just created a new page yourself you can:
In 5.6.1 page authoring with the touch-optimized UI is available, but it is preview technology only.
It should not be used for production instances and should not be used at the same time as the classic UI as conflicts can occur.
After the basic steps there are many other actions you can use when authoring.