How to create Views Style Plugins in Drupal 8

Views in Drupal Core was the first initiative to reach feature completion in Drupal 8. Like all other core systems Views has embraced PSR , Plugin Systems, Annotations and ConfigEntities.

This session is about how Drupal 8 makes it easy and painless to create a ViewsStyle Plugin.

We'll learn:

  • How to add a custom theme to a plugin.
  • How to add a display option to a plugin.
  • How to use configuration options to customise the HTML output.

We'll also take a look into some contributed views style plugin modules.

About the speaker @jibran

  • Has been working with Drupal for more then 4 years.
  • Has more then 150 commit mentions in Drupal 8.
  • Has reviewed a lot Drupal 8 patches.
  • Has worked on a lot Views patches in Drupal 8.
  • Is the maintainer of Views field view, Views fieldset style plugin, Views details style plugin, Views vertical tabs style plugin and Views collapsible group.

About The Speaker

Jibran is a real Drupal Guru and Pride of the whole Drupal Community worldwide and offcourse for his Australian Company PreviousNext and country Pakistan.He has been doing web development in Drupal since 2010. He is also a core contributor of Drupal-8.He has 150+ core commits in Drupal-8. Jibran also maintains some Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 contributed modules. For more details see

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