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Creating a content type automatically creates a landing page for that content type. All content for that type will be displayed at the landing page as well as "promoted to front page" as required. The landing page will have a path and so can be easily added to a menu etc.
This will simplify site building for the simplest sites: Just create some content types, put their landing pages on the main menu and new content will show up there in a simple list.