2018 Drupal News
In this post, I will share some modules that I use almost all the time in my Drupal 8 projects, they are not related to a particular type of site but they are always helpful, both in development or production environment.
1. Admin Toolbar
(D8) - https://www.drupal.org/project/admin_toolbar
A simple request: we need an 'Add to Calendar' widget to add our events to Google Calendar, iCal, and Outlook. Simple (once I had completed it!).
Last year, I talked to nearly one hundred Drupal agency owners to understand what is preventing them from selling Drupal. One of the most common responses raised is that Drupal's administration UI looks outdated.
This critique is not wrong. Drupal's current administration UI was originally designed almost ten years ago when we were working on Drupal 7. In the last ten years, the world did not stand still; design trends changed, user interfaces became more dynamic and end-user expectations... - News from Planet Drupal
This time we had a chat with none other than Shawn McCabe, the CTO of Acro Media. In our interview, the avid... - News from Planet Drupal
See Palantir’s federated search application in action.
We recently published... - News from Planet Drupal
Search API Federated Solr is Palantir.net’s open source solution to federated search.... - News from Planet Drupal
What we can learn from day one of legal online cannabis sales in Canada
On October 17, 2018, Canada took a progressive step forward as the sale of recreational cannabis became legal for the entire country. It was the end of a prohibition, sparking a wave of new business opportunity. It’s hard to find official numbers for Canada as a whole, but it’s estimated that there were about 212,000 first-day sales across the country worth approximately $28 million! We thought it would be... - News from Planet Drupal
Mateu, Gabe and I just released JSON:API 2.0!
Read more about it on Mateu’s blog.
I’m proud of what we’ve achieved. I’m excited to see more projects use it. And I’m confident that we’ll be... - News from Planet Drupal
Note: This article is a re-post from Mateu's personal blog.
I have been very vocal about the JSON:API module. I wrote articles, recorded... - News from Planet Drupal
Did you know, on an average an adult makes about 35000 decisions each day?! And suddenly, life feels more difficult. Most are mundane but taking the right step towards an important decision can turn you into a winner. Since the release of Drupal 8 in November 2015, Drupal website owners have been in a dilemma. To upgrade or not to upgrade.... - News from Planet Drupal
2018 was a big year for Webform CiviCRM module. I wanted to take a moment to highlight some of the new features that were added in 2018 (with some examples/screenshots) and take a look at what's to come in 2019!
Webform CiviCRM Integration - what is this?
Webform CiviCRM is a Drupal module that in a nutshell... - News from Planet Drupal
The Drupal Community Working Group is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2019 Aaron Winborn Award are now open. This annual award recognizes an individual who demonstrates personal integrity, kindness,... - News from Planet Drupal
This time last year, members of the community collaborated on a major update to the DrupalCon Code of Conduct, and it proved to be a success. Indeed, we surveyed attendees after DrupalCon Nashville and asked the following questions:
- “On registration, and during the event, were you... - News from Planet Drupal
Benjamin lives and works to connect people, ideas, and resources so more awesome things happen.
A web developer well-established with Drupal and PHP, he has also been enjoying programming projects with Django and Python. His work with Agaric clients has included universities (MIT and Harvard University), corporations (Backupify and GenArts), and not-for-profit organizations (Partners In Health and... - News from Planet Drupal