Did you know Drupal 8 has a new system to manage config? sure, everyone does by now.
But, did you know you can validate the import of config? Maybe not, that's a bit more of a hidden gem.
If you're writing a module that uses config entities or config for settings, you might want to make... - News from Planet Drupal
As someone who has been using Drupal for over 9 years, attended 8 DrupalCons, spoken at 4 for of them, been on the DrupalCon track team twice, and was co-lead for DrupalCon London I've feel I know Drupal events pretty well.
This year for DrupalCon Vienna things have changed a little. Firstly back... - News from Planet Drupal
We've had more than 100 students complete our 12-week Drupal Career long-form training since 2011, working with individuals, teams, young and old, men and women, all with different backgrounds, abilities, motivations and aspirations. We've seen talents explode, helped keep people... - News from Planet Drupal
Pantheon is a website management platform that is known for specialised Drupal and Wordpress services. It offers various tiers of service depending on your particular use-case. Developers can utilise a free account for all the necessary development work and charges will only kick in after deploying to production.
While it is possible to do your development work entirely on your local machine then migrating the site to Pantheon, there are some slight configuration... - News from Planet Drupal
I’ve learned something incredible as the PHP Track Chair for Drupalcon Vienna. The Drupal Association has no way to invite PHP speakers to Drupalcon.
This blew me away when I first learned about it. After all the work to bring mainstream PHP to Drupal core, after all the outreach to PHP-FIG, after all the talks Drupalists have given at major PHP conferences, how is this possible?
You see, basically every other PHP... - News from Planet Drupal
I'm on vacation this week, and I've been trying to disconnect and soak up time with my family. However, I had to make an exception to write a quick but exciting blog post, as Acquia was named a leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management. This marks Acquia's placement as a leader for the fourth year in a row, solidifying our... - News from Planet Drupal
Pantheon is rolling out free HTTPS to all their websites—great news for the Drupal community since HTTPS is tremendously important, and Pantheon now provides an easy and free alternative to buttoning up your Drupal site with HTTPS.
HTTPS is critical these days. I wrote a series of articles about HTTPS earlier this year, HTTPS Everywhere: Security is Not... - News from Planet Drupal
Setting up Drop Guard as a bigger agency - an experience report
In this post I will show you how to migrate thumbnail content from Wordpress to Drupal 8. My goals are to help you better understand the content migration process, give you starting point for future migrations, and teach you how to write process plugins and migration sources. Taxonomy terms and users migration is more straightforward... - News from Planet Drupal
Starting in Drupal 8, we've added the notion of Experimental Modules, to help provide an early look at core features which are not yet complete. A major focus of Drupal 8.4.0 has been stabilizing these experimental modules, so that they can "graduate" to stable modules which can be installed in production and leveraged by other core and contrib modules.
Here's a document that outlays... - News from Planet Drupal