tweaks

Fields pending deletion

This is an issue that can happen in both Drupal 8 and Drupal 9. This is due to the fact that Drupal doesn’t actually delete the data for the field when you delete the field. It deletes the data during cron runs. If cron hasn’t been run enough times since you deleted the field, drupal won’t let you uninstall the module.

Drupal media and image style

Retrieving the image URL from an image field in Drupal 8 and 9 seemed pretty straightforward too. Even the solution for getting the image style URL from a simple image field can be found quite easily. Getting the image URL from a media field can also be looked up easily.

menu items

During a migration of the content and testing the functionality, we are playing a lot with adding/removing menu items for nodes. Here's a snippet on how to delete all links in a menu.

nodes

Sometimes we need to completely remove all nodes, for example, when you copy a site for another project. Here the examples.

Social Icons

Social media is an extremely valuable tool for promoting your marketing content. However, with so many social networks providing their own individual content sharing and follow buttons, it's often difficult to know which social media button to use for what purpose.

Drupal Redirects

Sometimes we need to completely remove redirect entities, for example, when you copy a site for another project. Here are two examples.

drupal paragraphs

Sometimes we need to completely remove paragraphs entities, for example, when you copy a site for another project. Here are two examples.

drupal entities

Sometimes we need to completely remove media entities, for example, when you copy a site for another project. Here are two examples.

Views Exposed Filters Form with custom Twig template

How override/customize/theme Drupal Views Exposed Filters form with a custom Twig template? Easy! Real working tutorial. Step by step in 5 mins.

drupal 8 custom breadcrumbs

When in front of me there was a task to make the site with specific breadcrumbs for specific pages, I applied a very simple and quick solution without the contrib modules. Just a few simple PHP lines in the custom module.