Generic Use Blocks?


I'm looking for a way to allow my users to drop any number of types of blocks on to a page. I know how to do a block, but the way I understand them isn't really fitting into my functionality needs. My page has a sidebar. I'd like to be able to give my user the ability to drop say a Rich Text widget and a pre-defined dropdown list. I can create a Rich Text block and use it. My problem comes in when I create another page and I want to use the Rich Text block again. When I add text to the editor, it affects the first page I used the block with. I know I could create a block for each page but isn't that defeating the purpose of the block (reuse)?

Jan 11, 2013 23:14

Sounds like you are doing something wrong. Can you post the model of your block?

Jan 17, 2013 13:02

That isnt possible as of now I am afraid. You have to create a new block for each page.

Jan 18, 2013 12:44
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