CloudCannon Documentation

Available with GitHub syncing.

Publishing allows editors to merge changes from one branch to another. Selecting a publish branch enables the publish interface for your site. This is useful for staging sites.

To connect a publish branch and enable publishing, follow these instructions:

Go to Site Settings / Storage Providers and click Add Publish Branch next to GitHub.

Storage Providers interface

Select the branch you want to merge into and click Use Branch. This will fail if there is no additional branch in the repository.

GitHub authentication

All editors will have access to the Publish option in the sidebar. Clicking Publish Latest Changes will attempt a merge from the syncing branch to the publish branch. If there are any changes pending these will be displayed below the publish button.

GitHub authorisation


Removing a publish branch

Go to Site Settings / Storage Providers and click Remove Publish Branch next to GitHub.

Storage Providers interface

The publish interface will become unavailable to all editors.