Add a new page to your Intranet site

Let’s see how to add a new page to your Intranet site, when you have the right permission level.

We take the Intranet site of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) as an example.

Go to the Intranet site in which you want to add a new page

Watch out for sites and sub-sites. Check the Intranet site URL and see which level you are at.

For example, the College’s Intranet site is at https://uoe.sharepoint.com/sites/hss/ . The ECA’s Intranet site is at https://uoe.sharepoint.com/sites/hss/eca/ . Like all other CAHSS school’s Intranet sites, it is a subsite of the CAHSS top-level site.

Similarly, you will have many sub-sites locally, and sub-sites of sub-sites.

Add a new page to your Intranet site, in four steps

The sequence of screen capture images below will take you along the process to add a new page to your Intranet page.

TIP: If you click on one of the images, you will see a full size version of the image. Press the back button in your browser to come back to where you were.

1 – Start from your Intranet site’s homepage

Once you’re on the homepage of the Intranet site in which you want to create a new page, click on the ‘Page’ tab in the top left corner.

2 – Access your Intranet site’s ‘Site Pages’ library

Once you have clicked on the ‘Page’ tab in the top left corner, go to the ‘Page Library’ area of the ribbon, and click ‘View All Pages’. This will take you to the Site Pages library for your site.

3 – Use your Intranet site’s Pages library

Before you even create a new page, you now have a comprehensive view of your site’s page contents. Now is a great opportunity for you to check that the page you are going to create is not already set up in your Intranet site.

Click on ‘+ New’ to prompt the creation of a new page

4 – Alternative way to create a new page in your Intranet site

As often with SharePoint, there is more than one way to achieve your goal.

Here, the alternative way to create a new page is to go to the ‘Files’ tab in the top left corner, and click on the ‘New document’ icon.

Are you interested in creating a wiki page or a web part page? Click on the down arrow by ‘New Document’. Then, select the page type you want to use for your new page.

An alternative path to prompt the creation of a new page is to go to the ‘Files’ tab once you are in the Site Pages library. Then, click on the New Document icon in the ‘Files’ ribbon.

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