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Sector Portfolio

Sector Portfolio offers a simple and easy way to add a promotional portfolio or showcase to your site. Included is everything you'll need to get going - a Portfolio content type, categories, and a Portfolio landing page via a Drupal view.

Sector Portfolio is an optional Sector Add-on. This Sector Add-on can be downloaded and installed via the Sector Portfolio project on Drupal.org or using composer. Sector Portfolio components and configuration make it easy to get started, and the sample content makes it easy to grasp the main features. 

Required Drupal contribution modules

  • Sector Portfolio has dependencies to - and requires components from - the Sector Starter Kit.

Features and functionality

Sector Portfolio includes:

  • Sector Portfolio content type and displays
  • Sector Portfolio category taxonomy to sort your portfolio into categories and allow your audience to filter by type       
  • Sector Portfolio landing page based on a Drupal view
  • The Portfolio sidebar promoting latest entries, as well as your categories
  • Sample content to make it easy to get started

Related entities and configuration (Sector D8)

Sector Portfolio content type

<your-domain>/admin/structure/types/manage/portfolio

The Sector Portfolio content type is preconfigured with a base set of fields and Display Suite view modes. 

Sector Portfolio URL path pattern

<your-domain>/admin/config/search/path/patterns/portfolio

Sector Portfolio category taxonomy 

<your-domain>/admin/structure/taxonomy/manage/portfolio_category/overview

The Portfolio categories allow editors to group Portfolios into categories. The tags in this taxonomy are 'rabbit-holed' to the landing page view using the termID as a filter criteria. 

Sector Portfolio landing page and sidebar blocks via the Sector portfolio view

<your-domain>/admin/structure/views/view/sector_portfolio

Includes displays for the: 

  • Portfolio landing (Page) - a view page for the Portfolio landing page under /portfolio. 
  • Portfolio short teaser (Block) -  a view block to list latest portfolios based on date. Loaded into node sidebar. 

As always, all view displays are hooked into Display Suite view modes to allow consistency and easy display management. 

Sector portfolio category listing in the sidebar via the Sector portfolio category view

<your-domain>/admin/structure/views/view/sector_portfolio

Includes displays for the: 

  • Sector Portfolio category (Block) - a simple taxonomy view block to create a list of categories. Loaded into the sidebar. 

Related blocks under block layout 

<your-domain>/admin/structure/block

  • Latest from the portfolio  - placed in the sidebar of portfolio nodes
  • Sector portfolio category - placed in the sidebar of portfolio nodes

Sitemap XML settings

The add-on also includes the portfolio pages in the sitemap xml

<your-domain>/admin/config/search/xmlsitemap/entities/settings

Sample content

  • Portfolio sample page (/portfolio/portfolio-sample-page)
  • Portfolio sample page with a long descriptive title (/portfolio/portfolio-sample-page-long-descriptive-title)
  • 1 media sample image - /image/sample-image-landscape-portfolio

Open Source award winner!

Sparks Interactive are delighted to accept the Open Source Use in Business award for Sector and the Sector.nz open source platform

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