Wagail / Graphene Mutation with image upload example

Here's some example code of how to setup a mutation with an image file upload for a Wagtail Image field, then how to test in Postman (Postman is a useful tool for testing APIs etc) It took me a while to figure out how to use Postman to send a mutation query with a file …

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Wagtail and GraphQL

I've been looking into whether using Wagtail with GraphQL as a headless CMS would be viable for a future project. To start with I used Brent Clark's excellent and easy to follow tutorial which got me up and running. Using Graphene i quickly found it was fine for normal Django fields but when it came …

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How to stop users accidentally leaving a Wagtail edit page with JQuery

We had a request recently to implement a feature to stop users accidentally losing work while editing a page then forgetting to save. Especially now in Wagtail with features like StreamField, they can get pretty engrossed in their page layout design then forget to save, hit the 'Back' button my mistake etc. Although I believe …

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