Providing navigation by tag hierarchy

You can provide the ability for users in the Developer Portal to navigate by using tag hierarchy.

Before you begin

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About this task

The Categories block provides the ability to navigate by tag hierarchy. The Categories block is disabled by default, so you need to enable the block and then configure it to your requirements.


To provide navigation by tag hierarchy, complete the following steps:

  1. Click Extend, in the filter box enter Hierarchical Taxonomy Menu.
  2. Select Hierarchical Taxonomy Menu, then click Enable.
  3. Click Structure > Block layout.
    All of the blocks in the connect_theme are displayed.
  4. Scroll to the region that you want to add the block to, for example Collapse right, click Place block.
  5. Find the Hierarchical Taxonomy Menu block in the list and click Place block.
  6. Complete any configuration tasks that you require for the Collapse right block, including selecting the correct taxonomy to use and indicating what pages to display the block on.
  7. Click Save block to save your changes.

    You can add new blocks, and modify the existing blocks that are displayed on Developer Portal pages. For more information, see Adding and changing the blocks displayed on Developer Portal pages.