Getting Started with Blazor Card Component

11 Aug 20213 minutes to read

This section briefly explains about how to include a Card in your Blazor server-side application. You can refer to our Getting Started with Syncfusion Blazor for Server-Side in Visual Studio 2019 page for the introduction and configuring the common specifications.

To get start quickly with Blazor Card component, you can check on this video.

Importing Syncfusion Blazor component in the application

  1. Install Syncfusion.Blazor.Card NuGet package to the application by using the NuGet Package Manager.

  2. You can add the client-side style resources from NuGet package in the HEAD element of the ~/Pages/_Host.cshtml page.

<head>
    <environment include="Development">
    ....
    ....
        <link href="_content/Syncfusion.Blazor/styles/fabric.css" rel="stylesheet" />
        <!---CDN--->
        @*<link href="https://cdn.syncfusion.com/blazor/18.4.42/styles/fabric.css" rel="stylesheet" />*@
   </environment>
</head>

For Internet Explorer 11 kindly refer the polyfills. Refer the documentation for more information.

<head>
   <environment include="Development">
      <link href="_content/Syncfusion.Blazor/styles/fabric.css" rel="stylesheet" />
      <script src="https://github.com/Daddoon/Blazor.Polyfill/releases/download/3.0.1/blazor.polyfill.min.js"></script>
  </environment>
</head>

Adding component package to the application

Open **~/_Imports.razor file and import the Syncfusion.Blazor.**

@using Syncfusion.Blazor.Cards

Add SyncfusionBlazor service in Startup.cs

Open the Startup.cs file and add services required by Syncfusion components using service.AddSyncfusionBlazor() method. Add this method in the ConfigureServices function as follows.

using Syncfusion.Blazor;
namespace BlazorApplication
{
    public class Startup
    {
        ....
        ....
        public void ConfigureServices(IServiceCollection services)
        {
            ....
            ....
            services.AddSyncfusionBlazor();
        }
    }
}

Adding Card component

To initialize the Card component, add the below code to your Index.razor view page which is present under ~/Pages folder.

<SfCard> Sample Card </SfCard>

Adding a header and content

  1. You can create Card with a header in a specific structure. For adding header you can use CardHeader tag and in that Title and SubTitle can be given.

  2. Also content will be added by using CardContent tag.

@using Syncfusion.Blazor.Cards

<div class="control-section">
    <div class="row">
        <div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-6 col-lg-6 col-md-6">
            <SfCard>
                <CardHeader Title="Debunking Five Data Science Myths" SubTitle="By John Doe | Jan 20, 2018" />
                <CardContent Content="Tech evangelists are currently pounding their pulpits about all things AI, machine learning, analytics—anything that sounds like the future and probably involves lots of numbers. Many of these topics can be grouped under the intimidating term data science." />
            </SfCard>
        </div>
    </div>
</div>

Run the application

After successful compilation of your application, the Syncfusion Blazor Card component will render in the web browser.

Blazor Card Component