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Posted by Jeffrey McGuire on Feb 04, 2016
Each day, more Drupal 7 modules are being migrated over to Drupal 8 and new ones are being created for the Drupal community’s latest major release. In this series, the Acquia Developer Center is profiling some of the most prominent, useful modules available for Drupal 8. This week: Admin Toolbar....
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Posted by DC Denison on Jan 29, 2016
Tom Kraft and Renato Francia were conferring in the kitchen, laptops open, “trying to make the Feeds module work better out of the box.” In a nearby conference room, Dan Feidt was juggling a bunch of open windows on his laptop screen, tackling “a little puzzle around virtualization and Vagrant.”...
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Posted by Jess (xjm) on Jan 29, 2016
This blog post is part of a series on everyday tools and strategies for code review, drawn from Drupal contribution experiences. xjm is a Drupal 8 core maintainer and release manager. If you have spent much time developing software with others, you've probably asked yourself some of these questions...
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Posted by Jeffrey McGuire on Jan 28, 2016
Each day, more Drupal 7 modules are being migrated over to Drupal 8 and new ones are being created for the Drupal community’s latest major release. In this series, the Acquia Developer Center is profiling some of the most prominent, useful modules available for Drupal 8. This week: Scheduled...
Posted by John Kennedy on Jan 27, 2016
I looked at my Drupal 8 Module Acceleration Program (D8 MAP) Trello board this morning and was struck with the enormity of what we have accomplished over the past 4 months. If you want an overview of the Drupal 8 Module Acceleration Program check out my post on Acquia.com. In this post I would like...
WEB SERVICES 101
Posted by Larry Garfield on Jan 26, 2016
Web developers are discovering that Web services have become critical to interacting with third parties -- whether on Web sites or in applications. Many Drupal developers now have the need to expose content and features on their site via an API. Fortunately, Drupal 8 now has this capability in core...
Posted by Heather James on Jan 22, 2016
As part 1 of our 3 part mini-course on Views, I've written up the notes for today's session. Update: here is the recording To get the most out of this mini-course, you need to know the following: How to customize content types (add fields); and add content in Drupal 7 What modules are; how to...
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Posted by Jeffrey McGuire on Jan 22, 2016
Each day, more Drupal 7 modules are being migrated over to Drupal 8 and new ones are being created for the Drupal community’s latest major release. In this series, the Acquia Developer Center is profiling some of the most prominent, useful modules available for Drupal 8. This week: BigPipe. Wim...
Posted by Chris Pliakas on Jan 21, 2016
Chris Pliakas, the director of Content Services Engineering at Acquia, has been leading the Acquia Content Hub project since May, 2015. A certified ScrumMaster, Chris has been working at Acquia since 2010: as a technical consultant, solutions architect, scrum master, and engineering manager. Acquia...
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Posted by Peter Wolanin on Jan 18, 2016
Note (January 2016):  While this blog post was originally written about drupalgardens.com (originally published April 06, 2010), the same basic strategy for updating sites has continued to be used in the Acquia Cloud Site Factory (ACSF) platform that emerged from it. Some of the very specific...