# Grid view
Some resources are best displayed in a grid view. The grid view enables you to display the resource using an image (
:preview), a title (
:title) and a sub-title (
To enable grid view in a resource you need to declare it in the resource initializer.
module Avo module Resources class Post < Resource def initialize @title = :name @search = [:name, :id] @default_view_type = :grid end end end end
You add and configure your fields as you regularly do in the
fields block, then, the next step is to tell Avo which fields are which in grid view.
fields do id text :name, required: true textarea :body file :cover_photo, is_image: true end grid do preview :cover_photo title :name body :body end
This will render the
Post resource index view as a grid view using the selected fields. You also get a button to toggle between the two view types