How to add an entry type to an existing Craft CMS section

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A step by step walkthrough on adding entry types to an existing Craft CMS section.

This tutorial walks you through how to add an entry type for on existing section within a Craft CMS project.

Step One: Select the Section

A screenshot of the Section Craft CMS screen with a highlight on our subscribers section.

Navigate to the Craft CMS sections and select the section you want to add an entry type to.

In the case of this tutorial, we selected Subscribers.

Step Two: Select Entry Types tab

A screenshot of the Subscriber section screen with a highlight on the Entry Types tab.

Select the Entry Types tab.

Step Three: Add new entry type

A screenshot of the Subcribers Channel Entry Types with a highlight on the "+ New entry type" button.

Press the + New Entry Type button.

Step Four: Complete the form & save

A screenshot of the Create New Entry Type Craft CMS screen.

Complete the form by adding all the relevant tabs and drag and dropping all the relevant fields.

Once you are done, press save to create the entry type.

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