Hi @hrishikesh, thank you for your help.
I just solved it, it was due to the template that Netlify Hugo uses for the 1-click installs having /admin buried in a different folder. The docs don’t really do a good job of telling you that there’s actually 3 config files:
From the docs, I thought I needed to create a directory /admin/config.yml but that didn’t work and there’s no feedback in the deploy on which config files are being used. It was really quite frustrating having to find out that I needed to go to /site/admin instead of just /admin, like the comment implied:
From the docs:
You can enable the Editorial Workflow with the following line in your Netlify CMS