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Quick Tips

Useful snippets and ideas for managing and creating 11ty projects

Filter Titles for RSS and Social Shares

Replace characters that are often stripped out of post titles by RSS readers and social network link embeds

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Layout Templating

Tips for creating Eleventy layouts.

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Essential Navigation Snippet

Grab this snippet to quickly add a basic navigation partial that includes highlighting the current page

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VSCode Settings

Helpful VSCode settings for working on 11ty projects.

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Site Metadata

A useful technique to manage site metadata (title, description, url, etc) for ease of retrieval throughout templates and content.

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Excluding Content Output

Explore scenarios where you may want to exclude content from output or collections.

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Directory Data File

Quickly assign settings to a collection instead of repeating the info in each content's front matter.

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Changing Content Output

Learn how to change content output's file type and/or location within the filesystem.

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Managing `.env` Variables

Set up a way to retrieve `.env` variables within your site content, layouts, and config.

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