Talking Drupal #337 - Layout Paragraphs

March 1, 2022

Today we are talking about Layout Paragraphs with Justin Toupin.





  • Ukaine –
  • Drupal 7 end of life
  • What is Layout Paragraphs
  • How it works
  • Who it is for
  • Current status
  • Timeline for the project
  • Why you worked on this
    • Marketing and editorial staff need flexible tools
    • Complex interfaces became the norm
    • Content teams need to involve devs
  • Layout paragraphs has been called an evolution of WYSIWYG
  • Paragrpahs
  • Comparison between Layout Paragraphs and Layout Builder
  • Listener question from Steven – Is there a way to show the label of the paragraph type without needing to hover over the content on the edit screen
  • What is next
  • Mercury editor
  • Getting started
  • Headless Drupal


Module of the Week: 

JSON:API Node Preview Tab

Adds a tab to nodes that allows a quick preview of the node’s representation as JSON:API. If using this with a Chrome browser, we suggest using the JSONVue extension to improve the formatting, with the option enabled to format contents in frames.