A full run-down on the most popular features coming in Craft 3.5. We cover how to do mutations in GraphQL, new Twig tags and filters, how the new Field Layout Designer works, project config file changes, and more! It's a complete guide to what's new in 3.5.
I am the creator of CraftQuest, a web developer, and former software team manager. I spend most of my time improving CraftQuest with code and courses. When I'm not in front of the computer, I spend my time with my family, and running on the roads and trails of Austin, TX.
What's New in Craft 3.5 is made up of the following videos:
|1||Project Config File Changes and Utility||We review the changes in Craft 3.5's support of the project config file and a new utility for managing that file.||07:02|
|2||New Field Layout Designer||A completely redesigned Field Layout Designer makes it easier and faster to create more usable publish layouts for publishers.||09:48|
|3||New Twig Filters and Tags||A new crop of helpful Twig tags and filters appear in 3.5. Here are the most important ones you need to know about.||11:33|
|4||GraphQL Updates and Mutations||A big change in Craft's GraphQL support is ability to do mutations (add or change element data).||05:44|
|5||Keyboard Shortcuts for Publishing||Craft 3.5 introduces some tweaks and additions to keyboard shortcuts that make publishing a bit faster.||03:24|
|6||Accessibility Improvements||Two new options in the Control Panel user preferences help with accessibility.||02:18|
|7||New CLI Commands||Checking for a Craft installation and new plugin CLI commands (disable, enable, install, uninstall) are available in Craft 3.5.||03:57|
Ryan and Andrew answer questions about where to start with front-end tooling, what makes a good Craft CMS hosting provider, and how to create a Twig global variable in Twig.
Ryan walks through some of the most important features of Craft 3.7 (now in beta).
Ryan turns on the recorder and gives a real-time look at updating a Craft CMS 2 site to Craft 3.
Andrew is updating an older Craft 3 sites to use modern web development tools.
We cover Nitro 2, Craft 3.6, the Craft executable, and your questions! The Whole Shebang!
By default, a multi-site Craft installation allows control panel access via every site domain. In this lesson, we disable that by enabling the cpBaseUrl setting in Craft CMS.
How to set up the first-party Contact Form plugin to dynamically support a subject line per multi-site site in Craft CMS.
Ryan walks through the hurdle you might face when trying to update to Craft 3.6 and how to fix your Composer file.