How to Display a Field as a Block

UPDATE: “Field as Block” (8.x-2.0-alpha1) has a bug which stops you from assigning its block to a region. The issue is fixed using the following patch: https://www.drupal.org/node/2810783#comment-12088653

In the previous video, we used Views to display blocks. Let’s now use the “Field as Block” to achieve the same thing.

Sections

  • Download Field as Block module (00:47)
  • Install Field as Block (01:08)
  • Configure Field as Block and assign to region (01:29)

Resources

Commands

  • drupal module:download fieldblock –latest
  • drush dl fieldblock