Liferay Fundamentals

Everything you need to know about Liferay out of the box.

Length: 2 days
Formats: Public, Private, Online*
Liferay Versions: DXP

* Instructor-led for 3 days, 5 hours/day

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Best For

  • Project Leads
  • Business Users
  • Site Administrators

Teams that have taken training:

I highly recommend this course for anyone who wishes to learn Liferay, particularly through hands-on training.

Rupin Kakkar
Aon Hewitt

Agenda

Day 1

  • Elements/toggle grey Creating User Experiences
    • Introduction to Liferay DXP
    • Demonstrating Features with Real World Use Cases
  • Elements/toggle grey Integrating Users into Liferay
    • Elements/toggle grey Liferay and Users
      • How Liferay Connects Users
      • Creating New Users
    • Adding Users to the Platform
  • Elements/toggle grey Integrating with an Identity Management System
    • Bringing in Outside Users
    • Importing Users with an LDAP Server
  • Elements/toggle grey Reflecting Your Organizational Structure
    • How Organizations Help Business Units
    • Creating Organizations
    • Assigning Users to Organizations
  • Elements/toggle grey Grouping Users
    • Managing a Large User Base
    • What are User Groups
    • Mapping LDAP Users to Groups
    • Managing User Membership
  • Elements/toggle grey Controlling User Access
    • How Users Access Content and Apps
    • Assigning User Roles
    • Using Role Scopes to Manage Access
    • Granting Administrative Access
  • Elements/toggle grey Building a Public-Facing Website
    • Introduction to Sites
    • Elements/toggle grey Creating a Public Website for an Organization
      • Providing Site Navigation
  • Elements/toggle grey Creating Sites for Individual Departments
    • Using Templates to Simplify Landing Page Creation
    • Linking to Important Resources
  • Elements/toggle grey Building a Private Website
    • Creating Private Sites
    • Knowing When to Create New Roles
  • Elements/toggle grey Creating Dynamic Pages
    • Building a Front Page
    • Using Structures and Templates to Apply Consistent Design
  • Elements/toggle grey Creating Sites
    • Using Private Pages to Gate Protected Content
    • Building Sites with Templates
  • Elements/toggle grey Creating New Roles
    • Evaluating the User Base
    • Creating a Content Role

Day 2

  • Elements/toggle grey Introduction to Documents and Media
    • Using Document Folders to Organize Content
    • Adding Audio and Video
    • Setting Permissions for Particular Roles
    • Previewing Audio and Video
  • Elements/toggle grey Organizing Documents and Media
    • Using Folders to Organize Uploads
    • Controlling Upload Access
  • Elements/toggle grey Creating Collaborative Spaces
    • Building Conversations with Message Boards
    • Working on Team Projects in the Wiki
  • Elements/toggle grey Gathering User Feedback
    • Using Forms
    • Reviewing Form Submissions
  • Elements/toggle grey Creating Internal Resources for Employees
    • Building an HR Portal
    • Creating an Intranet with Organization Sites
    • Using Protected Folders for Sensitive Content
  • Elements/toggle grey Searching with Metadata
    • Adding Metadata to Documents
    • Limiting Search Results
  • Elements/toggle grey Using Workflow
    • Setting up a Business Review Process
    • Using Workflow for Specific Content
  • Elements/toggle grey Reviewing Reports with Complex Workflow
    • Avoiding Bottlenecks with Workflow Timers
  • Elements/toggle grey Perfecting Landing Pages
    • Controlling Page Layout and Content with Staging
    • Publishing Manually
  • Elements/toggle grey Staging Content Before Publishing
    • Using Staging Page Versions
    • Publishing Changes on a Schedule

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