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Mon, 09/19/2016 - 01:54
A few months back, I read an interesting blog post by Chapter Three about something they call the "Slice Template." I was really inspired after I read that, it struck me as a whole new paradigm for content creation, that of "structured modular content." At the same time, I was working on a new Drupal 8 theme and build where my objective was to create something that would give...
Sun, 09/18/2016 - 14:49
Case Studies Read time: 11 minutes A few month ago when I wrote my first article about Drupal, some people noticed that for listing essential security modules one should have more development experience. It’s true, when I’ve started working at Vardot, I had to interview many developers and site builders before writing every single blog post, but the topic I’...
Sat, 09/17/2016 - 14:31
Custom permissions in Drupal 8 Sat, 17/09/2016 - 14:31 Drupal's permissions system is at the same time easy to use and very powerful. It covers most of the cases where your module provides different functionality for various roles on the site. In both versions of Drupal this is fairly straightforward to implement through...
Sat, 09/17/2016 - 14:26
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
Sat, 09/17/2016 - 12:26
DrupalCon Dublin is just around the corner. Earlier today I started my journey to Dublin. This week I'll be in Mumbai for some work meetings before heading to Dublin. On Tuesday 27 September at 1pm I will be presenting my session Let the Machines do the Work. This lighthearted presentation provides some practical examples of how teams can start to introduce automation into their Drupal workflows...
Sat, 09/17/2016 - 06:53
Today I'll show you guys how to install the Relation module for Drupal 7. Believe it or not, it took me almost five years to fully figure out how to install what I think is one of the most confusing modules ever made lol. So what exactly does Relation do? Let's say you have a film and its sequel: * Film 1 is followed by film 2. * Film 2 follows film 1. The beauty of Relation is that once you...
Fri, 09/16/2016 - 23:44
Start:  2016-09-21 11:00 America/Chicago Organizers:  xjm catch David_Rothstein stefan.r Event...
Fri, 09/16/2016 - 17:02
Hi Matt - thanks for letting us get to know a bit more about you! Let's get started: 1. What’s your role at Mediacurrent, both internally and client-related? I am a Lead Drupal Architect, which means I do a lot of requirements gathering, discovery, and planning out large scale builds, and then I help lead development teams in executing those builds.
Fri, 09/16/2016 - 15:58
This week, an OSTraining member asked us about adding audio files to their Drupal 8 site. Using the Drupal AudioField module, I will explain how you can display a simple HTML5 player for your site's audio files. In order to get started, you must download, install and enable the AudioField module.
Fri, 09/16/2016 - 11:54
The 'Popup question redirect' module allows Drupal site builders to show website visitors a pop-up in which a question can be asked. If the vistor clicks "Yes" they will be redirected to a given webpage.