Setting up your project

Find out everything you need to do to setup and manage your project in GatherContent.

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Create, move, rename and delete folders

Folders form the structure of your sitemap, and contain items within your project. Lean how to create, move, rename and delete them.
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Creating a project

Here's how you can create a project to start creating your Items, workflow, templates and kicking off your content initiative.
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Adding items

Items are the core of your project. This is where content is outlined, gathered, discussed and edited. Here's how you can create them.
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Re-order items

See how to re-order your items from the content hub. You can also change the item hierarchy in your project.
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Permanently deleting items

Find out how to delete items in GatherContent.
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Import, duplicate and delete templates

You can import a copy of a template from another project instead of recreating it. Also find out how to duplicate and delete a template.
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Using tabs

You can use tabs to display different pieces of related content together, e.g. if you have content in multiple languages, SEO or metadata.
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Customising project workflow

Learn how to customise your project workflow, so you can communicate progress in a way that better reflects your content workflow.
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Using example templates and default workflows

Example templates and workflows are a great way to have a look at the different templates and workflows you can set up in GatherContent.
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Trash items (archive)

Learn how to remove an item from your content hub or from within the item itself.
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Restoring a trashed (archived) item

Here's how you can restore trashed items back to the content hub.
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Overdue projects and items

When does a project or item show as overdue and why? How to find these in your account.
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Updating project settings

Here’s how you can update your project settings. You can update the name of your project and the project type.
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Project types

Selecting a project type will populate your new project with a default workflow and example templates to help get you started.
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Rename a project

Rename a project after it has been created. This updates the name of the first folder in your project.
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Adding people to a project

Depending on roles and permissions, it may be necessary to manually add someone to a project before they can access it.
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Updating due dates

You can easily drag and drop a due date from one day to another in your GatherContent calendar and from the content hub.
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Syncing with external calendars

Sync individual project calendars with your external calendar. Synchronisation works with Google Calendar, Apple iCal and Microsoft Outlook.
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Using the overview tab in your project

The overview tab in your project gives you a quick update of the status of your project.
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Integrate with Slack for workflow status updates

Get notified in Slack when an item's workflow status has been updated in GatherContent.
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Using webhooks in GatherContent for notifications

Get notified using a webhook when an item's workflow status has changed in GatherContent.
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Using the content map

​Visualise your project hierarchy using the content map in GatherContent.
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