Drupal 8 Theming - Part 10 - Creating and Displaying Content Types and Fields

Nov 27, 2015

In this Drupal 8 Theming tutorial we are going to be talking about Content Types and Fields, one more powerful Drupal feature.

**Content Types** are just that, types of content that you can use to better manage data on your site. Something like Custom Post Types for WordPress, but they come out of the box with Drupal.

Content types usually consist of **Fields**. You can create very complicated types of data by using these two features. In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to create content type for inputing movies, with data like director, actors and movie poster.

Also we are going to use Devel module once again to generate content for this new content type.


Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site. I'm currently working as a freelance Drupal developer.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.