Rich Text Fields

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In the graph
In the CMS
In the API

Rich Text type fields are similar to text fields but expect rich text html as their input. They are usually used to store long form rich text with support for bold, italic, different font-sizes and more.

In the graph

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Create a Rich Text field by simply creating a new field and marking the input type as Rich Text.

Additional Properties

Property Description Possible Values
Default Value The default value for this field when no value is provided. Any Rich Text
Required Whether the value is a required field. Can be set in the Validations section

Validations

The text field supports validations such as field length validations, email, arbitrary regex etc.

Operate On Possible Conditions
Value Length > , >= ,= ,<= ,< ,
Character Length > , >= ,= ,<= ,< ,
Word Length > , >= ,= ,<= ,< ,

Multiple validations can be chained together with AND operations

See Field Validations for more information on how to add validations.

In the CMS

Screenshot

When you publish a Rich Text field, it's available in the Content Management System as a rich text input. The user can enter rich text with full support for bold, italic, font-sizes, lists and other rich text operations.

Internally we store the rich text as HTML

In the API

In the API the output response for this field is an HTML string.

Sample GraphQL Request

{
  movies {
    title
    summary # Marked as Rich Text in the graph
  }
}

Sample GraphQL Response

{
  "data": {
    "movies": [
      {
        "title": "Superman vs. Spiderman",
        "summary": "<p>An <strong>excellent movie that doesn't exist!</p>"
      }
    ]
  }
}