Learn how to filter and limit items in Collection lists.
Once you connect a Collection list to a Collection, it will display the first 100 items in that Collection. However, you can choose which items to display by using filters. You can display more than 100 items by enabling pagination. Filtering items is available in Collection list settings in the Element settings panel (D).
This lesson talks about creating filtered Collection list in the Designer. Real-time filtering/sorting on the live website (faceted navigation) is not yet available natively. Vote for this feature.
Filters allow you to show specific Collection items in a Collection list that match whatever filter(s) you create. You can choose from a number of filter rules available for each Collection field type. To create a filter:
You can add as many filters as you want. The filters will be combined by an AND operator.
You can delete applied filters by clicking on the trash can icon next to the filter.
Let’s say you want to only display featured blog posts on your homepage. To do that:
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If you have a blog and you want each blog post page to feature a list of other blog posts, you can exclude the current blog post from the list using a filter. To exclude the current Collection item, the blog post in this case, do this:
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Let’s say you want to display all the blog posts written by an author on the Author’s page. You can use a filter to only show those blog posts that reference this Author:
Now, each author page will show a list of the blog posts that reference this author. You can limit this list if you want to show only a specific number of related content.