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Blocks as Content

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    Caption Blocks as Content with Kyle Hofmeyer
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    Now that we've taken a look
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    at the power the Bean module gives us over the core block system
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    let's take a look at what we can do with this power.
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    In the past, to make blocks more powerful,
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    we would load up a ton of modules that more
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    than likely turn node into blocks.
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    But now with bean, this is no longer necessary.
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    Since a block becomes a true entity, we
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    are now able to take advantage of fields,

Blocks as Content


Now that Blocks are fieldable and we can have different types, lets demo how this works.  In this lesson we will create different block types and show how they can be used just like content.  We will also show how we can edit a block that was created with Bean.

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