What would you suggest the best practices for CRUD operations options.
Consider the following design; Should i keep icons for each operation or create a drop down menu with all the options inside?
This is the final result
By Keeping the Icons:
Add a bulk operation option for Delete, or other appropriate Bulk Transactions with the check-box next to the name)
If visual clutter is a concern, and you want to keep the icons, you could have light-grey placeholders that light up when the user hovers over the associated item. That way, users know the actions are there, but they aren't distracted by them when perusing the content.