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Choosing Drupal 8 for a Mobile-Friendly Site

Thought by Leigh Anderson, Marketing Content Writer

In November of 2016, mobile device web traffic surpassed desktop traffic for the first time ever... and that trend is only growing.

June 19, 2017

A Proposal for Future Drupal Core Development

Thought by David Hernandez, Manager of Learning and Contributions

While working on a presentation for DrupalCon Baltimore, I was brainstorming various tactics and proposals for removing components and modules from Drupal core. The act of deleting something from core can, at first glance, seem simple, but it brings up a more interesting discussion.

April 21, 2017

The Power of Extending Twig Templates

Thought by David Hernandez, Manager of Learning and Contributions

Extending in Twig is a method by which one template can inherit content from another template, while still being able to override parts of that content. This relationship is easy to imagine if you are familiar with Drupal’s default system of template inheritance.

July 21, 2016

The ABC's of Drupal: Component, Composer, Console

Thought by Ray Saltini, Director, FFW Center of Excellence

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.

Drupal Console: An Overview of the New Drupal CLI

Thought by Jesus Manuel Olivas, Drupal 8 Solutions Engineer

Drupal Console is the new CLI (Command Line Interface) for Drupal. This tool can help you to generate boilerplate code, as well as interact with, and debug Drupal 8. From the ground up, it is built to utilize the same modern PHP practices that have been adopted in Drupal 8.

April 21, 2016

Web Personalization Prerequisites: Identifying Audience Segments

Thought by Dave Sawyer, Senior Solutions Architect
With real-time personalization, segments are typically based on criteria that can either be automatically detected, or determined from previously gathered user data.

More Free Live Drupal Training Please, Our Biggest and Best Quarter Ever

Thought by Ray Saltini, Director, FFW Center of Excellence

We’re on a mission to bring more free live Drupal training to more people and organizations than ever before. I’m very pleased to say this quarter we’ve beat our own personal best.

April 05, 2016

MidCamp Recap, the Future of Drupal’s Frontend, and the Importance of Events

Thought by David Hernandez, Manager of Learning and Contributions

I’m often asked why we bother with Drupal camps, conferences, meetups, etc.

March 28, 2016