Get Content Type Hub URL in SharePoint 2013 Online

In this article you will see how to get the content type hub URL in SharePoint 2013 Online.


First sign up for an Office 365 Developer Site. Be sure you have access to an Office 365 Developer Site. Here are three ways to get one:

  • Are you an MSDN subscriber? Visual Studio Ultimate and Visual Studio Premium with MSDN subscribers receive an Office 365 Developer Subscription as a benefit. Redeem your benefit today.

  • Do you have one of the following Office 365 subscription plans? Office 365 Midsize Business Office 365 Enterprise E1, E3, E4, or K1 Office 365 Education A2, A3, or A4 Office 365 Government G1, G3, G4, or K1

If so, you can provision a Developer Site from the Office 365 admin center. For more information, see How to: Create a Developer Site within your existing Office 365 subscription.

Please refer to Set up a development environment for SharePoint Add-ins on Office 365for more details.

Content Type Hub

Content Type Hub was introduced in SharePoint 2010 for publishing and subscribing the content types. Please refer to the following eBook for more details: Getting Started with Managed Metadata Service in SharePoint 2010. This works a little differently in SharePoint 2013 Online compared to SharePoint 2010/2013 on premise. Content Type Hub is automatically configured in SharePoint 2013 Online and it is hidden in the admin page. In this article you will see how to get the content type hub URL in SharePoint 2013 Online.


























  • Click on the Content type publishing link available in the Site Collection Administration section.























  • On the Hubs section you will see the Content Type Hub URL.








Summary

Thus in this article you saw how to get the content type hub URL in SharePoint 2013 Online.