Custom Dropdowns Block

About this Template

Introduction

Replace Bubble's default dropdown elements with 3 types of custom dropdowns that will make your no-code app design look more unique and professional for your users.
To use this block, there is no need to purchase any paid plugin, everything is set through the Bubble default tools and plugins.

Features

  • 3 types of custom dropdowns
  • Each dropdown comes with its own UI: 2 of them with click-to-display and 1 with hover-to-display functionalities.

Video Overview

Demo

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Live demo! Give it a try here: https://customdropdownblock.bubbleapps.io/
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Tip: Find out more on how to work with a template on Bubble here:

Setup Guide

Once you have bought or added a template to your account, you will see a dropdown in the New Application popup that lets you pick a template as the basis for the new application.
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Note: This can only be done when you create a new app.
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After you've selected a block you bought, complete the โ€Name your appโ€ field and press Create app.
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Tip: A template isn't a theme for your app, but a pre-built set of elements and workflows. You can modify the template as you would modify another app.
Wait for Bubble to load the application with all the data.
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After the application has loaded, you'll see the Component library on the right side for New Application. You can close it or follow the assistant steps to adjust different settings.
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Congrats: You have successfully created a Bubble app based on your template. Now you're ready to go and dive into Bubble no-code development toolset.

Remove Banner

This template comes with a promotional banner above the Header element. Feel free to remove it from your app.
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Banner: See the instructions on how to remove the Zeroqode Banner in your template.

Things to Note

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Note: In case you would like to use it as part of a more complex app, for proper functioning, please be sure to create all relevant data types within your application database before copying the template, and adding the required plugins. For reference, use the Data Types and Setup Guide sections as well as the Plugin tab of the template editor.

General FAQs

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We've answered questions about all things Zeroqode here: https://zeroqode.com/faqs ๐Ÿ‘€
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If you didn't find the answer yet, post your question on the official forum thread: https://forum.bubble.io/t/custom-dropdowns-block-from-zeroqode/58332

Hidden Design Elements

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Tip: Initially, on some pages, design elements in Bubble Editor might be hidden.
Here is an example of how to unhide ๐Ÿ‘€ them:
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Pages Overview

index

The main and only page of the template, with 3 custom dropdowns displayed.
Each dropdown comes with its own UI: 2 of them with click-to-display and 1 with hover-to-display functionalities. All dropdowns are sourced from the Category data type.
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To copy a certain dropdown - select all related elements:
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Below it comes with a RG set to display the selected category.

Data Types

Category

This data type is used to store information about categories.
Field Name
Type
Notes
Order
number
Stores the category order number.
zq_Tagname
text
Stores the category tag name.
zqCategoryCourse
List of Courses
Stores the list of courses included in category.
zqCategoryName
text
Stores the category name.

Course

This data type is used to store information about a certain course.
Field Name
Type
Notes
# of lesons
number
Stores the number of included lessons.
Category
List of Categorys
Stores the related category.
Display Name
text
Stores the course title.
duration
text
Stores the course duration.
Headline
text
Stores the course headline.

User

This data type stores user-related information.
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Tip: The User data type have the following fields: email, Modified Date, Created Date and Slug. These fields' values can be used in workflows, conditional formatting, etc. To learn more, see the Bubble manual
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Note: The data type has a privacy rule applied. See the ๐Ÿ’ฌ in the database under the privacy section for details.

Release Notes

27 February 2023

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UPDATE NOTE: This template received a complete overhaul of design as well as functionality. Most of the known bugs and issues have been fixed and new features added.
  • ๐Ÿ”„ Template's design was reworked and updated to the new Bubble Responsive Engine
  • ๐ŸŽ‰ New template documentation
  • ๐Ÿ”ง Added "Setup Guide" section
  • โ” Added "FAQs" section
  • โœ… Added "Release Notes" section
  • ๐ŸŽฌ Added "Video Overview" section
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Note: Template updates donโ€™t apply to the apps which were built on the template prior to updates becoming available.
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Tip: To check changes in workflows and design after the release update, you can create a new block copy and compare the settings (design/workflow) of the new copy and the app you have. So you don't have to "move" your customizations from your already edited template to the new block copy.

Ready to move further?

Enhance your app with powerful plugins

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๐Ÿ”Œ Zeroqode Plugins: add Superpowers to your App

Zeroqode Air Native plugin

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Note:ย This template hasย Zeroqode Air Nativeย plugin installed. With the pluginย you will be able to integrate all the native features into your Bubble app: Touch ID & Face ID, Push Notifications, Camera & Gallery Access, and many others. To be able to use all the native features, the plugin needs to be purchased (one-time payment or a monthly subscription) via Bubbleโ€™s marketplace.
The Air Native plugin allows you to implement the native features within your Bubble editor, but in order to convert the Bubble app into native Android and iOS, it is required to use the Air Native service.
If you do not want to use it, simply remove the plugin from the template.

Zeroqode Air Bundle plugin

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Note:ย This template hasย Zeroqode Air Bundleย plugin installed. It contains the ten most commonly used and complex plugins that will easily extend your application. To be able to use it, the plugin needs to be purchased (one-time payment or a monthly subscription) via Bubbleโ€™s marketplace.
If you do not want to use it, simply remove the plugin from the template.

Boost your Bubble skills within our Lab

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๐ŸŽ“ Zeroqode Lab: no-code Courses and Tutorials