A folder is a group of saved views, often related by theme (for example, a folder named Content Type might contain the views Course, Layout, and Lesson). They are used to organize your content in the sidebar of the web app, so that you can maintain an organized navigation for your space.

Adding a folder

To add a folder, click the "Add folder" link at the bottom of the sidebar. The Add folder dialog will open.


The Add folder dialog in Contentful

Enter a name for your folder and click the green Add folder button to save.

Editing Folders

To edit or rename a folder, hover over its name in the sidebar to bring up additional options.


A folder (bold title) in the sidebar, with a list of views that it contains

Click the pencil icon to reopen the Add Folder dialog. 

To delete a folder, click the X icon. To open or close the folder, click the down arrow.

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