How do I duplicate an article?

You may find it would be faster and easier to copy an article and update the content than to start from scratch. This article shows you how to duplicate articles.

1. On your dashboard, hover over Editorial and select Search and Edit next to Article.

On your dashboard, hover over Editorial and select Search and Edit next to Article.

2. This will open the Article Manager search tool.

If the article you'd like to duplicate is not on the first page of results, you may search by:

  1. Article ID (the number in the URL), headline, keywords in the body of the article and authors
  2. When the article was created or modified

3. You may sort the results to simplify your search.

Headline Descending/Ascending - This will sort results using the headlines and presenting in alphabetical order either descending (Z to A) or ascending (A to Z).

Created Descending/Ascending - This will sort by when the article was created. Descending will show content that was created most recently first. Ascending will show the oldest content first.

Post Date Descending/Ascending - This will sort by when the article was published. Descending will show content published most recently first. Ascending will show the oldest content published first.

Note: You do not need to enter a search term to sort the results. Simply select one of the above options, and click Search.

4. To duplicate an article, click Duplicate.

5. You will be taken to the Article Manager. The article will show as published. If you'd like to unpublish the content (recommended), click Unpublish before starting.

6. To ensure keywords, description, browser title and URL update as you update the new article, select Auto Update SEO.