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Up and Running with Craft 2

Planning Site Sections & Fields

Let's review the Crafty Brewery website and plan out how we can model the content requirements in the Craft CMS as sections and fields.

Here are all of the videos in Up and Running with Craft 2:

1 Introduction Let's review what we'll learn in this course. 03:00
2 What We're Building In this course we'll build a site called Crafty Brewery. Let's review the design and templates and understand the features and functionality. 01:13
3 Installing Craft Let's review the requirements to install and run Craft and then walk through the installation process. 13:30
4 Touring Craft With Craft installed, let's walk through the control panel and files to learn more about how Craft works. 08:32
5 Securing Craft Before we continue on with our site build, let's make a couple configuration tweaks to make Craft a bit more secure. 04:11
6 Adding Site Assets We move the template assets to our local server so the templates will render properly in the browser. 01:47
7 Planning Site Sections & Fields Let's review the Crafty Brewery website and plan out how we can model the content requirements in the Craft CMS as sections and fields. 10:12
8 Creating Sections & Fields With our plan in place, let's start building out the site sections and fields. 18:34
9 Handling Assets in Craft We create Asset sources and transforms to handle the images for our entries. 14:35
10 Creating a Structure Section The Structure section type allows us to create nested entries. We'll use it to power the About section of the website. 07:17
11 Brief Introduction to Twig Before we jump into coding the templates, let's review the basics of Twig. 05:49
12 Coding Site Templates Let's bring our content to life by coding the homepage template. 35:09
13 Creating the Entry View Template With the homepage done, let's create the entry view templates. 17:16
14 Reviewing the Homework Let's review the homework you just completed. 05:12
15 Nested Entries with Structure We implement the Structure section in our templates. 07:05
16 Flexible Content with Matrix Let's review what the Matrix field is and how we're going to use to power the Recipes content for our site. 24:16
17 Coding the Matrix Field Let's move to implementing the Matrix field and blocks in our template and bring the powerful setup to life. 23:01
18 Reviewing the Matrix Homework Now that you've done the homework, let's review it and I'll show you my implementation. 01:25
19 Categories in Craft We've been putting off our Brew Style content so it's time to implement it using categories in Craft. 25:40
20 Relationships Between Entries In order to connect a Brew entry to a Recipe entry, we use the Entries field type to create relationships between entries. 06:05
21 Closing Congratulations, you completed the course! Here are a few parting words from Ryan and a bit of encouragement as your move toward building your next site. 01:25

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