Whenever you’re dealing with an entry type in your template, you’re actually working with an EntryTypeModel object.

Simple Output #

Outputting an EntryTypeModel object without attaching a property or method will return the entry type’s handle:

{{ entry.getType() }}

Properties #

EntryTypeModel objects have the following properties:

handle #

The entry type’s handle.

hasTitleField #

Whether entries using this entry type have a Title field.

id #

The entry type’s ID.

name #

The entry type’s name.

sectionId #

The entry type’s section’s ID.

titleLabel #

The label that the Title fields should use, if there is one.

titleFormat #

The template that defines what entries’ titles should be set to, if the entry type is set to not show Title fields.