Steps to build your portal

To build your portal, perform the steps defined in the following table.

Step Description
Quick start Discover how simple it is to build and customize the portal and showcase your APIs. See also Quick tips for customizing the sample portal and Best practices for building your portal.
Manage your portals Create and manage your portals.
Manage the pages in your portal Create and manage your portal pages.
Develop portal content using the page editor Customize the content on your pages using the page editor. See also Markdown syntax quick reference.
Customize your theme Customize, preview, and publish the theme for your portal.
Set up navigation Add menus and container items to define how to navigate your portal.
Publish your APIs Publish your APIs and auto-generate API reference documentation.
Manage access to your APIs using API keys Control who can access your APIs.
Manage the default visibility Manage the default visiblity for specific resources.
Manage your assets Upload your own custom files and images for use in your portal.
Configure email Configure your SMTP server and the content of email notifications.
Configure a content security policy Configure a content security policy (CSP) for all pages in your portal to protect against cross-site scripting (XSS) and other code-injection attacks.
Configure analytics tracking Configure analytics tracking using Google Analytics or your own custom analytics tracking service.
Add custom scripts Add custom JavaScript code to your portal.
Publish your portal content Publish your portal content to the live site.
View your live portal View the currently published version of your portal.
Create a custom search page Create a custom search page and embed a Google custom search engine.
Configure and manage developer programs Configure and manage your developer program to define the identity providers used for authentication and other aspects of the portal user registration and sign-in experience.