What is a site collection, and how can it help you? Get the details in this informative course! Learn about site collections, which are made up of one top-level site and all sites or subsites below it. It is the top-level or root site of a web application. You create a site collection to host sites that are going to have something in common. As such, site collections are a way of organizing sites for a common purpose.
Check out this course to learn about the types of site collections that are available, explore the considerations involved when creating them, walk through how to create them in both Central Administration and using PowerShell, and look at how to manage them in SharePoint 2013.