I have had many differences with the Drupal Association in the past, starting with the many clashes we had with their erstwhile leadership when we were organising DrupalCon Copenhagen 2010, so I’ll admit I wasn’t their biggest fan before the latest events.
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Existence of detailed documentation is one of the important things for any project. You as a Drupal developer already know how it comes in handy - to have elaborated documentation that is available to everybody. In this article we will focus on project documentation and propose an approach of dealing with projects documents and sharing them with other users. The approach consists of three main steps: choosing a format for source files, generating a static site and deployment this site on a git-based... - News from Planet Drupal
The Drupal 8.3.x branch is getting ready to introduce a new experimental media module. This will bring enhanced media handling in Drupal 8. The closest solution in Drupal 7 to handle media is the file entity module. Now is the time to discuss migrations from file entity in Drupal 7 to media entities in Drupal 8. For core, there is... - News from Planet Drupal
We understand that there is uncertainty and concern in the Drupal community about project founder, Dries Buytaert, asking Larry Garfield to leave the Drupal community, and about... - News from Planet Drupal
Recently, I had to create a slideshow for a project. Nothing unusual about that you say. Indeed, everywhere you look you see slideshows. If there's one thing that's common to 99% of all websites today it's... - News from Planet Drupal
It's that time of year again when everyone starts getting excited about DrupalCon. People are getting geared up to attend sessions, meet up with team members and clients, and let's not forget, load up on as much swag as possible. But an important piece which often gets overlooked are the Summits that happen the Monday before the conference begins. These... - News from Planet Drupal
Web APIs are not just useful when making headless sites in Drupal: large Drupal sites often hold valuable information that could also be useful outside the site's context. Media companies might want to expose historical media content, community sites could show data about their community activities, e-commerce sites tend to open an API for their affiliates and partners.
While it is possible to use Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 as an API backend, a lot of functionalities that describe a mature... - News from Planet Drupal
Time for a little confession. I didn't intend to showcase DrupalVM as a DIY Drupal hosting solution when I conceived this series idea.... - News from Planet Drupal
The Drupal community is committed to welcome and accept all people. That includes a commitment to not discriminate against anyone based on their heritage or culture, their sexual orientation, their gender identity, and more. Being diverse has strength and as such we work hard to foster a culture of open-mindedness toward differences.
A few weeks ago, I privately asked Larry Garfield, a prominent Drupal contributor,... - News from Planet Drupal
We recently had the opportunity to work on a Symfony app for one of our Higher Ed clients that we recently built a Drupal distribution for. Drupal 8 moving to Symfony has enabled us to expand our service offering. We have found more opportunities building apps directly using Symfony when a CMS is not needed. This post is not about Drupal, but cross posting to Drupal Planet to demonstrate the value of getting... - News from Planet Drupal
Windows 10 is the only release Acquia's BLT officially supports. But there are still many people who use Windows 7 and 8, and most of these people don't have control over what version of Windows they use.
Between the rush of product updates we're putting out lately, a moment of reflection...
Like many other Drupal shops and theme/product developers I've been taking it easy with major investment... - News from Planet Drupal