Sections API

Last edited: 12/29/2011

 

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Here are a list of tags available to the display:detail:

TagDescription
__title__ outputs the section title
__slug__ the URL safe version of the title (more info)
__description__
The brief description of the section
__text__ The full text of the section
Any Custom Fields setup for Sections will output their API tags

Parameters

find

Finds a section either using the section's slug or will find the section associated with the current page.

Examples:

"find:some-section",

"find:".$_GET['nav'],

label

Sets a label for the section.This label is shown in the backend to assign sections to other content.

Example:

"label:sidebar",

order + category

Will output one section from any given category.

Example:

"order:random",
"category:some-category",

 

Misc

Sections can also be called from any other content area by making use of the section slug. Simply put the section slug between two curley braces, only one brace is used in the following exampe so the system doesn't try to parse it as a section ( {some-section} ).