This section consists of Database Things and fields description for every thing which is part of the template.

Introduction

To get to the Data section, click the database icon on the left side tabs in Bubble Editor.

Data Types

Note: In case you have accidentally deleted a data type - no worries! Bubble lets you restore💪the deleted data type. Clicking on 'show deleted types' or 'show deleted fields' from the Data → Data types tab will reveal the deleted items, and a 'restore' button will appear next to each deleted entry. Simply click 'restore', to restore a field or data type.
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Tip: Aside from the below-listed data types and fields, Bubble creates these default fields visible in each data type: Creator, Modified Date, Created Date and Slug, except for the User data type. The User data type will 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

Collection

This object holds info about a collection. It contains data like description, products, topics, list of upvoted collections etc.
It comes with the following fields:
  • CollectionUpvotes List of UpvoteCollections​ This field holds a list of collection that were upvoted.
  • description text This field holds information about the collection description.
  • name text This field holds information about the collection name.
  • picture image This field holds information about the collection picture.
  • Products List of Products​ This field holds a list of products that are part of a collection.
  • Topics List of Topics​ This field holds a list of topics related to a collection.
  • upvoteCount number This field will register the actual number of upvotes for a collection.

Comment

This object stores information about a posted comment. It contains the Product a comment will be attached to.
It comes with the following fields:
  • content text This field stores the comments content.
  • new yes / noThis field marks a comment as new/old.
  • Product Product​ This field stores the product to which this comment will be attached.
  • Replies List of Replys​ This field stores a list of Reply objects that are relevant to the comment created.
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Tip: This new field marks a comment as new/old.

Discussion

It contains the discussions about a Product, with a list of comments about it.
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Tip: This object stores information that is created upon creating a comment.
It comes with the following fields:
  • Comments List of Comments​ This field stores comments of a particular discussion.
  • Product Product​ This field stores the product that is being discussed.

Menu

This object holds information regarding menu items. It simply contains an image and a menu name.
It comes with the following fields:
  • image image This field store the menu image.nametextThis field store the menu name.

Product

This object holds info about a product. Besides regular information like product name, topic, site URL, picture, etc.
It comes with the following fields:
  • approved yes / no This field marks a products as approved or declined.
  • Collections List of Collections​ This field stores a list of collections that are related to an existing product.
  • creationDateText text This field stores the creation date of a product in a text format, used later for filtering.
  • description text This field stores the product description.
  • Discussions List of Discussions​ This field stores a list of discussions related to a product.
  • picture image This field stores the product image.
  • pictureFeatured image This field stores the product featured picture.
  • pictureGallery List of files This field stores a list of product images.
  • siteURL text This field stores the product website URL.
  • title text This field stores the product title/name.
  • Topics List of Topics​ This field stores a list of topics related to a product.
  • upvoteCount number This field will register the actual number of upvotes for a product.
  • Upvotes List of UpvoteProducts​ This field holds a list of products tha
Note: The data type has a privacy rule applied. See the 💬 in the database under the privacy section for details.

Reply

This object stores information about a reply to a discussion comment.
It comes with the following fields:
  • Comment ​Comment​ This field stores the comment to which you'll be replying.
  • new yes / no This field marks a reply as new, or marks it as read.
  • replyContent text This field stores the reply content.
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Tip: The new field marks a reply as new, or marks it as read.

Topic

This field stores information about topics. It simply contains a title, description and a topic picture.
It comes with the following fields:
  • description text This field stores information about a topic description.
  • picture image This field stores information about a topic picture.
  • title text This field stores information about a topic title.

UpvoteCollection

This field stores the collection which has been upvoted.
It comes with the following fields:
  • Collection Collection​ This field stores the collection which has been upvoted.
  • new yes / no This field determines whether or not the notification about a collection is new.

UpvoteProduct

This object stores information about an upvoted product.
It comes with the following fields:
  • new yes / no This field determines whether or not the notification about a product is new.
  • Product Product​ This field stores the product which has been upvoted.

User

Bubble applications have a built-in User data type that acts like any type that is created in a database. For instance, you can modify a user, delete a user, list them in a repeating group, etc. To learn more, see the Bubble manual.
This object contains data related/created by the current User. Besides regular information like name, profile photo etc., it also contains data like list of collections, comments, the following collections, as well as checking whether or not the current user is an admin.
It comes with the following fields:
  • admin yes / no This field attributes admin rights to a user, whose value of this field is "yes."
  • Collections List of Collections​ This field holds all the collections a user has added to his collections.
  • Comments List of Comments​ This field will store all the messages a user left for products.
  • FollowingCollections List of Collections​ This field will hold all the collections with products a user has followed.
  • FollowingTopics List of Topics​ This field will hold all the topics a user has followed.
  • headline text This field will store a user's headline.
  • name text This field will store a user's name.
  • Products List of Products​ This field will store products a user has created.
  • profileHeader image This field will store a user header picture.
  • profilePhoto image This field will store a user profile picture.
  • UpvotesCollections List of UpvoteCollections​ This field stores a list of upvoted collections by the current user.
  • UpvotesProducts List of UpvoteProducts​ This field stores a list of upvoted products by the current user.
Note: The data type has a privacy rule applied. See the 💬 in the database under the privacy section for details.

Embedded Notes in Bubble Editor

This template comes with explicit Notes for Database fields, Option sets and their fields, and Privacy rules, which will guide you through the modification process. In order to preview a Note of any data type or field, click on the 💬 icon.
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