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Posted by DC Denison on May 19, 2016

Can we all agree that it's too early for any kind of definitive guide to Drupal 8 migration?

I think we can, so I won't pretend to wrap up the topic with a neat bow on top.

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Posted by Steve Burge at OSTraining on May 18, 2016

If you're reading this post in the Acquia Developer Center, I'm guessing that you may have used Drupal before.

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Posted by Nick Veenhof at Acquia, Inc. on May 9, 2016

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Contrib Search maintainers are committed to make Drupal 8 kick ass with Search API.

My Drupal 8 Path
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Posted by Barrett Smith at Acquia on May 3, 2016

Recently, fellow Acquian Tanay Sai published a blog with a link to the activity cards he and other members of the

old fashioned media
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Posted by Ian Wright at miggle on Apr 26, 2016

Drupal 7 out the box offers a good implementation for uploading media, but it has three significant challenges.

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Posted by Heather James on Apr 12, 2016

In this 3-part Drupal How-To series, I'm going to show you how various options for configuring images on your site.

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Posted by Nikhil Sukul at Faichi Solutions Pvt Ltd on Apr 11, 2016

It all started at DrupalCon Barcelona, when Shailesh Gogate, VP at Faichi Solutions, met Johanna Boel Bergmann, the Account Manager, Drupal Businesses at the Drupal Association.

Johanna had never heard of Faichi; she had never seen it in the Drupal.org Marketplace. This even though our company has been working with big enterprise clients for the past five years, as well as contributing to Drupal.org.

That was an eye­-opener for Shailesh. When he returned to India, he shared his findings with Faichi’s engineers and senior management. They took the feedback very seriously. They decided to create a plan to show their presence: not only in the Drupal Marketplace, but to the whole Drupal community.

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Posted by Brian Silver at Acquia on Apr 8, 2016

Acquia is ramping up learning with Acquia Academy, giving the community, our customers, and our partners a guide to Drupal and Acquia Product subject matt

Usability
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Posted by Danielle Sheffler at Acquia on Apr 5, 2016

In June of 2015 I wrote a blog post on information arch

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Posted by Adam Jensen at Acquia on Mar 28, 2016

Recently I had a customer ask me how to tell Drupal 8 to display certain blocks conditionally, based on whether or not the node page being viewed referenced certain taxonomy terms. In Drupal 7 I would have recommended the Context module for this, but as it’s not yet ready for Drupal 8 I had to go looking for other options.

My search led me fairly quickly to the brand-new Block Visibility Groups module, which aims to provide the same sort of conditional block visibility functionality that Context provides, but in a manner that integrates more closely with the core Block UI. It works well, but doesn’t natively provide support for basing visibility off of node field data (such as taxonomy term references). However, since Block Visibility Groups uses the core D8 Condition plugin type to define its conditions, all that’s needed is to implement a custom plugin to get the desired behavior. Here’s how it works, from start to finish:

attendees at a Drupal Meetup in Washington DC
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Posted by Danielle Sheffler at Acquia on Mar 23, 2016

As the organizer of the Washington, DC Drupal meetup for three years, I've had the benefit of finding out what works and what doesn’t when setting up a meetup. Although I recently had to step away from my organizing duties due to other commitments, I'd like to provide a retrospective on what I've learned from organizing meetups. My goal is to help those who want to set up a meetup in their area for the first time, and to help provide ideas for those who are already running a meetup.

map and routes
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Posted by Balazs Dianiska at Acquia on Mar 22, 2016

Drupal's menu system API underwent a large number of significant changes in Drupal 8, just like many other areas in Drupal's newest version. 

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Posted by Heather James on Mar 14, 2016

In this 3-part Drupal How-To series, I'm going to show you various options for configuring images on your site.

In Part 1, we looked at how to tweak the default image options. Here, in Part 2, we'll see ways to allow inline images. In Part 3, we'll see the latest options for responsive images.

REST-aware Routing
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Posted by DC Denison on Mar 9, 2016

Larry "Crell" Garfield led the Drupal 8 Web services Initiative.

The mandate: to make Web services better in Drupal. Or, as the group phrased it in their mission statement, "Drupal needs to evolve from a first-class CMS to a first-class REST server with a first-class CMS on top of it."

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Posted by Heather James on Mar 4, 2016

In this 3-part Drupal How-To series, I'm going to show you how various options for configuring images on your site.

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