Mainly, it creates a site collection that is very mobile friendly and capable to display information in a dynamic way.
Most of the new features are easily configured without any custom coding .
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Here we will discuss how to Create a communication site in SharePoint Online.
Step 1: Open SharePoint online Admin center and go to the site and select communication site.
Step 2: When you select communication site, It will ask to enter site name and other details as per below image. Once done please click on Finish button to proceed.
Step 3: Once you click on Finish, Your new site will be created and It will ready to use. It will be appear like below screenshot.
Below are a few features of SharePoint Online communication sites.
News Web part: This is one of the good feature in SharePoint where every organization they mostly used in their intranet application.
Events: This is the existing feature in SharePoint but it has mobile friendly and good User interface as compare to classic site. Here user can able to add the events and there are many new features which is provided my Microsoft.
People Profile: In this section user can easily add the SharePoint user to quick redirect to profile page.
Youtube: Here we can easily embed the Youtube video in our application.
Chart: Here we can easily add the chart without any custom coding . We can provide the manual value or we can also connected to SharePoint list to bind the data which will appear on Chart.
Quick Link: We can manage our important link in this web part.
Image Gallery: This is also a important feature where we can keep our image file and we can manage it in different style.
Page Templates:You can create page template any time in communication site. Microsoft has already provide three built-in page template to design your modern page in SharePoint.
Code Snippet:This is also a good feature provided my Microsoft called Code snippet where we can keep our code safe and it will helpful for while creating a blog site.
Showcase design for communication site
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I hope you found this information valuable in helping you getting started with using Communication Sites in SharePoint Online.
Rajkiran is currently working as a SharePoint Consultant in India . Rajkiran having 7+ years of experience in Microsoft Technologies such as SharePoint 2019/2016/2013/2010, MOSS 2007,WSS 3.0, Migration, Asp.Net, C#.Net, Sql Server, Ajax, jQuery etc.He is C#Corner MVP (2 Times).
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