What is a content type?

If you create a new Project with Storyblok you will have one content type named “page”. That’s enough if you have a website with a few pages that have child blocks like teaser, feature-list, footer and so on.

But let’s say you want to add a blog section to your website. For this purpose you can create a new content type called “article”.

When creating a new folder for your articles you can choose to create a new content type:

Create new content type

If you then create a new story inside the articles folder the content type “article” will be preselected. The only thing you need to do now is to define a schema for your article

Define a schema for the article content type:

Schema for article

Documentation