How to: Create a page layout in SharePoint Server 2013

How to: Create a page layout in SharePoint Server 2013

When you use Design Manager to create a page layout, two files are created: an .aspx file that SharePoint uses, and an HTML version of that page layout that you can edit in your HTML editor. The HTML file and page layout are associated, so that whenever you edit and save the HTML file, your changes are synced to the associated page layout.

Hide SP 2010 Page Layout Metadata – WebControls

Hide SP 2010 Page Layout Metadata – WebControls

How to add “Hidden” metadata to your page layouts so that they are only visible when editing the page, also provides the specific field names for the most common SharePoint 2010 base columns and web controls.