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Fri, 03/06/2015 - 14:06
I had a case recently, where I needed to add custom data to the node display and wanted this data to behave like a field, however the data itself didn't belong to a field. By "behaving like a field" I mean you can that field at node display settings and ... Read now
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 14:06
By default Search API (Drupal 7) reindexes a node when the node gets updated. But what if you want to reindex a node / an entity on demand or via some other hook i.e. outside of update cycle? Turned out it is a quite simple exercise. You just need to ... Read now
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 11:28
This week we will talk about Configuration Management, an alternative to Features, more user friendly, but definitely still much unripe.
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 06:08
I took the “Acquia Certified Drupal Site Builder” certification exam last weekend. Cleared the exam with a 90% score.   The blueprint of the exam with the usual details like Time Limit, Number of questions etc is available @ https://www.acquia.com/customer-success/learning-services/acquia-certified-drupal-site-builder-exam-blueprint#animated     This exam is definitely the easiest among the 4...
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 01:00
If you're a frustrated web developer spending more time battling with Drupal than enjoying its benefits then this may be the most important article you read today. I'm going to explain how I've hacked the Drupal site building process to make it easier and more fun. I started exploring this process a couple of years ago. After years of Drupal experience, with it's ups and downs...
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 22:15
MidCamp is the Midwest's premier DrupalCamp, where developers, designers, strategists, UX professionals, project managers, and many others gather to share ideas on a variety of topics and technologies. We're excited about the camp for a lot of reasons: our CEO Tiffany Farriss has been asked to give the keynote, members of our team are leading a variety of sessions and...
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:02
Last week, we announced our new interactive video module for Drupal, HubDub. We followed that up with a more detailed under-the-hood look at how HubDub works. Now, I'd like to take a look at a key part of the technology that drives HubDub: jPlayer.Why Video Overlays?As a company that specializes both in video production and web development, incorporating video with our work is a natural...
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 17:24
Web accessibility is about making websites accessible to people with disabilities.  Those disabilities include everything from blindness and varying degrees of vision impairment to a broken bone in a dominant hand to cognitive disabilities such as dyslexia.  Making websites usable by those with disabilities is not as difficult as you may have been led to believe. There are things that are...
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 15:07
Drupal is a great platform for commerce. For simple tasks it’s very easy to get started with the Commerce Kickstart distribution, but there’s no consensus on what to use for more complex features. This means you might need to perform a long research to be able to choose a solution for more complex e-commerce tasks. In a recent project we needed a solution for recurring payments, so I thought I’d...
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 11:57
DrupalTour aims at spreading the word to different cities. But the point is not just in that! We are also just having fun :)It is already a fourth DrupalTour and this time we were heading to Khmelnitsky. Every point of destination is more and more distant from Lutsk, so the crew of Drupal van has to get up early… This time we started our journey at 7:30 AM to arrive to Khmelnitsky at 11 AM. Read...

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