Working with Metadata

Metadata is information about a contentTypes of content include HTML, XML Smart Forms, forms, polls, surveys, DMS documents, Office documents, multimedia, blogs, Web calendars, discussion boards, assets, and content imported from SharePoint. item, such as its title and language. Ektron provides extensive and flexible support for metadata, which is used in both standard and innovative ways.

You define metadata in the Workarea at Settings > Configuration > Metadata Definitions, but you assign metadata in the Content area.


Only Administrator group members and those defined in the Manage Members for Role: Metadata-Admin screen can view, add, or edit metadata definitions. See also: Using the roles screens