If you're new to Contentful and don't know where to start, we recommend checking out the following role-based learning paths.
Each path is designed to deliver the essential topics and concepts you need to kickstart your learning with Contentful! Use the outline on the right-hand sidebar to jump to a specific path.
APIs and Delivery Architectures
Contentful's API-first approach allows for greater flexibility, faster implementation and faster performance than traditional content management systems. Topics covered in this course:- Different content delivery architectures and their optimal use cases- Contentful's core APIs- Contentful's GraphQL API
Contentful allows you to customize the web app to improve the authoring experience, integrate with other tools and create sophisticated workflows. Topics covered in this course:- Using webhooks to trigger actions in other web-based services- Using Contentful's app framework to create advanced workflows
Managing Content at Scale
In this course you'll learn the processes and tools to refactor content models, manipulate content with scripts and implement a continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) strategy.
Create a Landing Page
Contentful enables you to author and publish content such as landing pages without the dependency on a development team. In this course, you will learn about the benefits of developing applications with the Contentful platform. You will also learn how customers are using Contentful and practice creating a landing page in the Contentful web app with an open-source Github repo.
Intro to Content Modeling
We recommend you take this course first on your journey to mastering content modeling. By the end of this course, you will be able to recognize what a structured content model looks like in Contentful.
Content Modeling Design Patterns
In this course, we will cover the content modeling design process in detail. This course will help you get the right information, perspectives and issues on the table so you can successfully navigate the key decisions that lead to a winning content model.
Content Modeling Design Process
In this course, you will be introduced to examples of commonly-used content modeling design patterns and how to build them in Contentful's web app. Topics covered in this course: - Assemblies- Shared content- Classification- Navigation- Localization- Personalization- Media- Microcopy
Intro to Contentful for Content Authors
In this course, you will be introduced to Contentful and the benefits of using structured content as a content author.
Intro to the Contentful Web App
In this course, you will be introduced to the Contentful web app workspace and you will be able to test out your knowledge of the web app with an interactive exercise.
Authoring in the Contentful Web App
In this course, you will learn how to use the Contentful web app to complete some common authoring tasks.
In this course, you will learn all about Contentful Launch and the various use cases that it might benefit. You will also learn the details of how to use Launch to complete some basic tasks.
In this course, you will learn all about Contentful Compose and the various use cases that it might benefit. You will also learn the details of how to install and use Compose to complete some basic tasks.