Drupal 8 Learning Series: 1. Create a child theme

Where should an aspiring web developer who wants to try out Drupal 8 begin? In a series of posts I’ll walk you through a few basic exercises to help you get acquainted with Drupal 8.

If you’re already a real pro scooting around D8 in your coding skills equivalent of a jetski – this content is clearly not for you. But if you feel a bit lost where to start and want to try out some basic Drupal development you’re welcome to read along.

Filter content in a Drupal View with AJAX

When displaying Drupal content through Views you’d sometimes like the user to be able to dynamically filter the content from a list of links. Ajax is already part of Drupal 8 Views. This is how you change the default <select> list into themable links.

Update 2018-01-05: Some of my readers have had trouble getting this to work properly. So I've added a demo module that you can download from GitHub to get working code including a preconfigured view. Remember to clear Drupals' cache after installing it.