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Tue, 07/19/2016 - 10:13
In Drupal Views, you can wrap a field in a basic element (such as div, span, H1, H2, p, strong). But sometimes you are going to need to wrap a field in an HTML element that is not available in the list. For example, if you have an image field that and need to wrap in a <figure> element (this is the example we will use for this tutorial). This can be pretty confusing at first, but...
Tue, 07/19/2016 - 09:30
We had great and productive time at NYC sprint! slashrsm Tue, 19.07.2016 - 09:30 As you may already heard a big free software conference, Open camps happened at the United nations headquarters in New York last week. As part of the NYC Drupal camp, which was just one of the many camps that happened during it, a week-long Drupal 8 media sprint was held. Media team had great time there...
Tue, 07/19/2016 - 01:50
As part of our code review process for a current project, it was suggested that rather than calling the static Drupal formBuilder function to insert a form into a custom block, we actually inject the *Form Builder service* directly into the module, and for bonus points also inject the renderer service.   I'd previously had exposure to dependency injection earlier on the same project but hadn’t...
Tue, 07/19/2016 - 00:31
DrupalCon is an incredible meeting place for community members from all over the globe. But it's not a free event. To make going to DrupalCon more affordable, the Drupal Association coordinates grants and scholarships. We dedicated $10,000 to helping people get to DrupalCon. The grant and scholarship program helps community members with travel and ticket reimbursement awards. It's funded by...
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 22:20
The Drupal community is an international one, full of incredible people with amazing stories. What better platform to share those stories than DrupalCon? That's why we're so excited to have the DrupalCon Community Keynote on 29 September. A member of our community will share something that can benefit each of us.
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 21:44
It is important that for any given project, each developer uses the same version of Node.js and related Javascript (JS) packages. In this article, we’ll discuss how to use “Node Version Manager” (NVM) to install multiple versions of Node.js, how to use “Automatic Version Switching for Node.js” (AVN) to automatically switch Node.js versions when...
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 20:15
The ABC's of Drupal: Component, Composer, Console Ray Saltini Mon, 07/18/2016 - 18:15 When we said we'd introduce you to the ABC's of Drupal we didn't just mean the easy stuff. Here are three C's that will help you understand the power behind Drupal 8. Component: In Drupal 8 the word component is often used to identify one of the libraries managed by the Symfony project used by...
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 19:44
Drupal is used by nonprofits around the world because it provides a low-cost, flexible and scalable platform for any kind of organization.
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 19:11
Today I needed to migrate a URL/Link into a Drupal 8 site, and I was scratching my head over how to migrate it so there were distinct values for the URL (the actual link) and the Label (the 'title' that displays to end users and is clickable). Drupal 8's Link field type allows you to set a URL in addition to an optional (or required) label, but by default, if you just migrate the URL, the label...
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 18:00
Drupal 8 is a marketer’s dream. With the new core enhancements, you can execute more effective marketing campaigns because you can deliver personalized content segmented by audience, language, and device type. You can develop relevant content that improves SEO, drives users to your website, creates leads, and results in more sales. Drupal draws on the innovation of thousands of developers,...

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