What Content Should be in Channels vs Pages?

In this article, we have provided answers to questions regarding deciding on what content should be in a Channel or a Page

Q&A

 

Question Channel Page
How often will this information need to be updated? Less than three months More than three months
Do I need to link back to this information? No Yes
Can I show collections of information? No Yes
I want input from others. Is this possible? Yes No
Can I collaborate on a topic? Yes No
Can I control the way information is structured? No Yes
Can I share information about many topics in a single place? No Yes
Can I work with externals? Yes No
Can I ask or answer a question? Yes No
Is the information formal in nature? No Yes

Examples of use cases

Channel

  • News
  • Project collaboration
  • Social communication
  • Blog

Page

  • Landing page
  • Company policies and benefits
  • Event information
  • Employee on-boarding