A Date Structure stores a date value. When editing this Structure in Vae’s Backstage Content tab, a calendar widget allows for easy date selection.

By default, the Date Structure will be pre-populated with the current date when adding a new entry.

Common Use Examples: Blog Post date, News Entry date, Date of an Event
Supported Validations: Presence.
Related VaeML Tags: The <v:text> tag is commonly used to render data stored in a Date structure. The strftime= attribute on <v:text> allows you to customize the date formatting.

Backstage Look and Feel

The Date structure editing widget is a text field that opens a popup calendar when you click into the text field: