Isotope Search & Filter + Webflow CMS

Hi Chris,

Are you still having trouble with this as I may have sorted an answer when testing my own


Great example @SidneyOttelohe ! I agree with @Koen – this what people want, ad it would be great to see this native in WF.

I’m trying to set this up too, and got it almost working. But I’m stuck at the same spot as @Chris_Scott now: Clicking on a category removes all items.

The reason seems to be that the category class doesn’t get applied to the list items. This is the code that should do it, but I don’t know why it doesn’t:

( '.w-dyn-item .category' ).each
function( index, element )
	var _this = jQuery( element );
		_this.parent().parent().addClass( _this.text().toLowerCase() );

I wonder whether I could get some help here. I can’t for the life of me not work out what i’ve got missing. Many thanks!
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Hi @spirelli @pdccreative @Chris_Scott Try those tips (based on SidneyOttelohe Project):

  • Name of Colletion URL have to be same name of JS code (in this case, category) e.g. “
  • Name of category must be in lowercase
  • Grid div must have ID: grid
  • Filters div must have ID: filters
  • A Form Text field must have ID: quicksearch

Hope can helped. Cheers!

Hi @SidneyOttelohe how are ya!
How did you make this - first shot is from your site:

I also trying to Embed the piece of code with the Dynamic data but I am getting this message every time I drag the Embed element

How can I add the piece of code to match your site?

thanks in advance

Hi I also having some trouble with this. It almost works except when you click on a category and it all disappears, the all button seems to work fine though.

Is someone could help that would be great, Thanks.

share link is

and its on the projects page.

@SidneyOttelohe can I use this to create a search bar like this ?

To add to this. After asigning the IDs the real last mistake to spot is indeed that the actually names you type into the category collection must be in lower case!!! Then it works. Now then I look at Sydney’s original and I see that there are capital letters - now he has simply styled these and added capitalise in Typography.

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Hey guys and gals,

I’ve updated this script to work with multi worded categories!

It also doesn’t matter anymore if you use capital letters in the collection since I’m converting these to lowercase, so making this script work in the future should be much easier. :+1:



Thanks for sharing @SidneyOttelohe!

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Hello @SidneyOttelohe

Thanks for share this.

Can you help me? why the filter buttons doesn’t work for me? i’ve done everything just like your demo, but only the search input works.

here is the link with what i’ve done :slight_smile:

here is the preview en webflow designer:


Superb job @SidneyOttelohe!

I got most of it working including the search but when a category is clicked, it removes all the items. Clicking back on All it shows back the items.

Can anyone shed some light on how to solve this?


Hi @darusim_ws - I had this same issue the other day - Make sure to NOT use capital letters in your CMS Collection names - this fixed this issue for me. It might be this? - Good luck! Regards Kai



Hi @Keejo, I tried that but it didn’t works for me.



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