Configuring the output of a content type

A new content type, by default, will output all of its fields in the order in which they exist in the Manage fields tab. In this recipe, we will modify the order of the output fields in the Article content type and also change the way that the labels are displayed and finally see how we can apply some formatting options.

How to do it...

To begin, we will modify the order of the output fields, then change the hide the tags label, and finally we will update the Teaser view so it only displays a teaser of 400 characters:

  1. Select Structure from the admin menu, then select Content types.
  2. Select Manage display for the Article content type.
  3. Drag the Image field below the Body field.
  4. In the Tags row, in the Label column, ...

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