Surface a dataset's related items more visibly
by City of Philadelphia


Surface a dataset’s related items more visibly. Normally, a dataset page provides a text description of the dataset and then a bunch of “resources” in various formats. For very technical users, this is perfect. For everyone else, visualizations and applications are far more approachable. But they’re buried in the “Related” tab. This plugin simply surfaces those items above the “resources.”

screenshot of dataset view page with related items beneath the


 . /usr/lib/ckan/default/bin/activate
 cd /usr/lib/ckan/default/src
 git clone
 cd ckanext-highlight-related-items
 python develop


From CKAN v2.6, Related Items has been removed from CKAN, and replaced by the Showcase extension, which works with CKAN 2.3 and above.

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