Excerpts are abstracts of information found in a resource, such as a book. If you want to go into more detail for a given resource, there may be multiple excerpts as subpages of the resource document.
Excerpts are abstracts of information found in a resource, such as a book.
If you want to go into more detail for a given resource, there may be multiple excerpts as subpages of a document.
Excerpts have their sort key created automatically generated so that they appear in their parent document in the creation order. Also the title contains the parent documents title, to make it more likely that the title is unique within the space.
The document type excerpt provides the following properties:
Please note that only information about specific properties is provided here. Common document property used by all document types are documented by Document Properties.
The description section of a document informs about its content and intention. This is a descriptive abstract, similar to a table of contents, and a longer form of the Short Description document property.
The description helps potential readers to decide, whether or not relevant information can be found in the document.
Since the location of this section typically makes the intention of the text obvious, the section title may be hidden. For more information please refer to No need to render the Section Title in Tips.
Summarize the key findings or essential information of the document. This is the informative abstract, while a Description contains the descriptive abstract.
The summary helps readers to get informed about the key points in a short section. It is also a tool to help readers of the document to recall the contents without scanning the whole document.
For large excerpts divide them in parts and add them as child pages. This section lists these excepts.
Excerpts are usually child documents of resource documents. For important books there may be one (or more) excerpts per chapter. Excerpt documents may also be referenced from other documents or web sites more easily.