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Create a node

Created by Contensis product team, last modified by zengenti on 13 Oct 2021

Creates a new child node under a specified parent node .



NameParameter typeTypeFormatDescriptionExampleRequired
projectIdpathstringThe project identifier found in the project overview screen of the management consolemovieDbtrue
parentNodeIdpathstringuuidThe parent node identifier for the children which have an order.true
nodebodyobjectnodeThe node object to updatetrue


An example of posting all fields to create a node

POST: /api/management/projects/website/nodes/f3322e4f-72b5-4064-be88-fcfed6c82635/children

    "id": "d6bdea41-729c-4a07-85bf-a392aa0afc2b",
    "parentId": "f3322e4f-72b5-4064-be88-fcfed6c82635",
    "displayName": {
        "en-GB": "Fight club",
        "fr-FR": "Club de combat"
    "slug": {
        "en-GB": "fight-club",
    "fr-FR": "club-de-combat"
    "restrictedToLanguages": [
    "entryId": "9272ac06-1b3a-4e68-ac1b-a05828b0f7d6",
    "includeInMenu": true

Minimum fields required to create a node

POST: /api/management/projects/website/nodes/f3322e4f-72b5-4064-be88-fcfed6c82635/children

    "parentId": "f3322e4f-72b5-4064-be88-fcfed6c82635",
    "displayName": {
        "en-GB": "Fight club"


HTTP status codeReasonModel
404Parent node not foundError
404Project not foundError
409Resource already existsError
422Validation errorError
500Internal server errorError
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