Configure web content management solutions in SharePoint Server

Summary: Learn how to install and configure SharePoint Server web content management solutions that use cross-site collection publishing.

The articles that are listed in the following table describe how to set up cross-site publishing features in a SharePoint Server environment.

** Building blocks ** Content Description
Configure cross-site publishing in SharePoint Server
Learn how to create site collections for cross-site publishing, activate the Cross-Site Collection Publishing feature, create and manage term sets for tagging content on authoring sites, create catalog content by using SharePoint lists, share a library or list as a catalog, and configure search settings for cross-site publishing.
Connect a publishing site to a catalog in SharePoint Server
Learn how to connect a publishing site to a library or list that is shared as a catalog.
Assign a category page and a catalog item page to a term in SharePoint Server
Learn how to assign a category page and a catalog item page to a term in term store management.
Configure Search Web Parts in SharePoint Server
Learn how to configure the following Web Parts that use search technology in a publishing environment:
Content Search Web Part
Refinement Panel Web Part
Taxonomy Refinement Panel Web Part
Recommended Items Web Part
Configure refiners and faceted navigation in SharePoint Server
Learn how to map a crawled property to a refinable managed property, enable a managed property as a refiner, and configure faceted navigation.
Configure result sources for web content management in SharePoint Server
Learn how to create and manage result sources for SharePoint Search service applications, and for SharePoint Server sites and site collections.
Create query rules for web content management in SharePoint Server
Learn how to improve search results by creating and managing query rules for SharePoint Search service applications, and for SharePoint Server sites and site collections.
Configure recommendations and usage event types in SharePoint Server
Learn how to create custom usage event types, how to add code to record usage events, and how to influence how recommendations are shown on a page.