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Fri, 07/24/2015 - 20:23
So, what happened???.... The FreeScholar in me got really tired of hearing developers that are excited about some proprietary solutions/tools that happen to work with Drupal. Some of these solutions are being touted as the way to go in the future. I believe that our community has no shortage of genius, creative minds and brilliant ideas, so I encourage us all to think deeply about the tools we...
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 20:07
In this series of tutorials, you will learn how to create a Drupal Commerce site from scratch. You will learn how individual modules in Drupal Commerce suite fit together to build an e-commerce store, irrespective of whether you are selling products, services or subscriptions.
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:52
Every day, companies and organizations with lots of content are weighing the pros and cons of adopting Drupal. Often, this decision takes the form of “to what extent should we adopt Drupal” - meaning whether an organization will want to move toward managing all, or possibly only some of its content in Drupal. Having chosen some form of the latter (as practical concerns often warrant),...
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 18:46
Contributing to Drupal from a Junior Developer’s Perspective Introduction  Here at FFW, we are acutely aware that Drupal is an open-source environment, and as such, we appreciate the many thousands of hours that volunteers have put into its development. So, when developers at FFW are between projects, we are encouraged to do "contrib" work, meaning we find open issues in the Drupal issue queue,...
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 18:06
Article When faced with the task of managing videos in Drupal, the number of available solutions might seem overwhelming. Where should you store the videos? What is the difference between CDNs (content delivery networks), cloud storage services, and hosted video solutions? Which Drupal modules should you use with which service? Drupal Modules By using some of...
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 15:00
Stop Spam By Disabling Drupal Visitor RegistrationsFor sites that do not need to have user registrations. The most effective way to prevent registration spam is to disable visitor registrations. If you need users to register to post comments, consider using use third party chat applications like Disqus and Livefyre.
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 13:20
Over the last few weeks I’ve been spending a lot of time with Drupal 8 and Composer. This has meant...
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 04:36
I’m in the middle of several Drupal Camp / Con’s (any event over 1000 people is no longer a “Camp” but that’s for another time) and it’s occured to me: I can no longer learn by going. Now, this is learn in the traditional sense of what I used to go to Camps for (been coming to camps for 8 years now).
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 02:00
George Miller has a vision of the future. Judging by the non-stop mayhem and desolation that is Mad Max: Fury Road, if I had the same vision, I wouldn’t sleep very much. As a piece of action cinema, however, Fury Road succeeds on every level. I couldn’t look away – but the second time I saw it, I was surprised by the number of carefully rendered details I missed the first time. I want to see it...
Thu, 07/23/2015 - 21:44
Do you need to translate a website but don't have the time or money to pay someone to do it? This training will provide you with an overview of internationalization (i18n), localization (l10n), multilingual issues, and translation basics using the Lingotek Translation module. You will also receive mentored help translating a copy of your Drupal website (or a different one, if you'd rather).