Change your page template types

When a site is built for a client the home page of the site, the index page located under /Base Folder/, is based on the Flex page template. This may not work for the style of home page you have in mind. Here are the steps for how to swap over to the Internal page - standard template instead.

  1. If you have already published out your site, you will first need to unpublish your home page. If you're starting from scratch, pre-launch, continue on.
  2. Click on the home index page.
  3. From the More tab, select the Delete option in the submenu.
  4. Select New » Site Assets » Internal Page - Standard.
  5. In the New Page screen, provide the System Name: index and select the Parent Folder: [/]. Provide any other information in the page you wish.
  6. Scroll to the bottom of the New Page screen and click Submit to save.
  7. Navigate to /Base Folder/_configuration/Site configuration and click the Edit tab.
  8. Expand the Site Settings » Site Information. Look for the Site's home page region and search for your new index page.
  9. Confirm the file and its location.
  10. Scroll to the bottom of the Site configuration file and click Submit to save.
  11. When ready, click on your new index page and Publish to the web.