SharePoint 2010 provides a set of templates to allow you to rapidly create websites to perform different functions. The most commonly used collaboration site is the Team Site. This recipe shows you how to create one.
This recipe works for:
SharePoint 2010 Foundation
SharePoint 2010 Standard Edition
SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Edition
Office 365 (SharePoint Online)
You will need a SharePoint site where you want to create your Team Site.
Open the SharePoint site where you want to create the Team Site.
Open the Site Actions menu and click on New Site.
SharePoint now shows all the available site templates. Click on the Team Site icon. Give the Team Site a name and specify the URL you wish to use.