Pixeldust Drupal Support Service

How to differentiate two different node creation/edit pages

Providing Custom Web Development Services Since 2000

How to differentiate two different node creation/edit pages

I have 2 views, each one with a type of node (Products and Users). I want to add a unique class in each node create/edit pages, but i can’t find any difference between the two, the only way i found is with the title of the page but that is not a good solution, because if the title changes it will stop working.

I’m using the preprocess_html hook

I tried with the route of the two pages but it’s the same.

$route = Drupal::routeMatch()->getRouteName();
/* Output:
/* Products edit page -> $route = entity.node.edit_form
/* Users edit page -> $route = entity.node.edit_form
/* In the node creation pages it's the same too

Is there any way to find a difference in code from two node creation/edit pages?

This is the code i used to add classes to the same pages but now i need to add more specific classes like users_creation_page and products_creation_pages

$route = Drupal::routeMatch()->getRouteName();

  //Adding unique class to creation, edit and delete pages
  if (str_contains($route, 'add') || str_contains($route, 'create')) {
    $variables['attributes']['class'][] = 'action-nodes-page';
  elseif (str_contains($route, 'edit')) {
    $variables['attributes']['class'][] = 'action-nodes-page';
  elseif (str_contains($route, 'delete')) {
    $variables['attributes']['class'][] = 'node-delete-page';
This article was republished from its original source.
Call Us: 1(800)730-2416

Pixeldust is a 20-year-old web development agency specializing in Drupal and WordPress and working with clients all over the country. With our best in class capabilities, we work with small businesses and fortune 500 companies alike. Give us a call at 1(800)730-2416 and let’s talk about your project.

FREE Drupal SEO Audit

Test your site below to see which issues need to be fixed. We will fix them and optimize your Drupal site 100% for Google and Bing. (Allow 30-60 seconds to gather data.)

How to differentiate two different node creation/edit pages

On-Site Drupal SEO Master Setup

We make sure your site is 100% optimized (and stays that way) for the best SEO results.

With Pixeldust On-site (or On-page) SEO we make changes to your site’s structure and performance to make it easier for search engines to see and understand your site’s content. Search engines use algorithms to rank sites by degrees of relevance. Our on-site optimization ensures your site is configured to provide information in a way that meets Google and Bing standards for optimal indexing.

This service includes:

  • Pathauto install and configuration for SEO-friendly URLs.
  • Meta Tags install and configuration with dynamic tokens for meta titles and descriptions for all content types.
  • Install and fix all issues on the SEO checklist module.
  • Install and configure XML sitemap module and submit sitemaps.
  • Install and configure Google Analytics Module.
  • Install and configure Yoast.
  • Install and configure the Advanced Aggregation module to improve performance by minifying and merging CSS and JS.
  • Install and configure Schema.org Metatag.
  • Configure robots.txt.
  • Google Search Console setup snd configuration.
  • Find & Fix H1 tags.
  • Find and fix duplicate/missing meta descriptions.
  • Find and fix duplicate title tags.
  • Improve title, meta tags, and site descriptions.
  • Optimize images for better search engine optimization. Automate where possible.
  • Find and fix the missing alt and title tag for all images. Automate where possible.
  • The project takes 1 week to complete.
Shopping Cart
There are no products in the cart!
Continue Shopping