Default Values in Contentful
Default Values in Contentful

In the latest version of the Contentful CMS platform Contentful have introduced the ability to add default values to fields when content modelling. They can be applied to the following field types:

  • Boolean

  • Plain text

  • List

  • Number

  • Date

The default values will be applied to empty fields through Web app, Compose, the API or any other Contentful developer tools.

Andy Blyth
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Andy Blyth is a technical architect/senior C# developer, studies martial arts and attempts to write blog posts (when he remembers). He currently works as an Optimizely (Episerver) Technical Architect at the Dept in Manchester, UK.