AEM6.3 Authoring Training

This course is designed to get you up and running with AEM6.3 at your own pace. You will be exposed to AEM's functionalities and how to use them from a content author perspective. It consists of 6 videos and wiki discussions. After attending each video you should take a test to earn your grades and upon your authorization we can share your grades with possible employers of yours.


  • web content management knowledge
  • web experience


Chapter 1 - Get to Know AEM6.3 for Authors

What is AEM6.3
a little bit of history
The different types of users when working with AEM 6.3
Two Types of Environments: Author and Publish
Classic UI - quick review
Touch UI: Coral UI widgets, Key Elements
AEM Consoles for Authors: Sites, Assets, Projects, Forms, Personalization, Communities, Commerce, Screens, Lunches
Omnisearch capability

Chapter 2 - Performing Basic Authoring

Concepts: Template, Page, Component, Local vrs Global Content, Dialogs
Authoring Interface
Managing Pages: create, edit, delete, copy, move and reorder pages
Page Modes: edit (local content), design (global content), developer, annotations, layouting
Out-Of-The-Box Components: Container Components (parsys, iparsys, Layout Container), Columns, Carousel
Responsive Pages: using responsive templates/components, assigning and using emulators
Page Properties
Managing Assets: Create, update, delete, reorganize and use of Assets
Versioning Pages: create version, compare versions, revert to previous version
Working in team: workflows (models, instances and launcher), annotations, locking/unlocking pages
publishing/unpublishing pages and related content (tags, assets, user groups)

Chapter 3 - Performing Advanced Authoring

Concepts: Template, policy, static-templates, editable-templates
Managing Editable-Templates: create, edit, delete and use editable templates
Modes of Editable-Templates: structure, initial content, layouting
Content-Fragment Assets
Managing Launches
Managing Projects
Managing Tags

Chapter 4 - Using Multisite Manager to do rollouts

Concepts: Blueprints, live copies, roll-outs
The concepts behind Roll outs
Using Multisite Manager

Chapter 5 - Creating Multinational and Multilingual websites

A Multisite and multilingual strategy
Structure content for multisite and multilingual
Translation of developer generated content (dialogs, consoles and messages in code (java, html and javascript))
Translation of authored content

Chapter 6 - Segmentation and Personalization

Managing Segments
Create Campaigns
Personalize Content
Use Contexthub

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