Understanding Filters, Shortcodes and Data in 11ty
I've been using Eleventy for 2 years now (already! 😮), and I thought Mike's post would be a nice one to send to beginners, but I actually learned something!
What makes data incredibly powerful is that, for some template languages at least, it can be more than a static value. In Nunjucks templates, but not Liquid, 11ty data can also be a function. This means we can create something similar to shortcodes by exporting a function from a data file
I had not idea, I will have to experiment it!
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