April 14, 2015
After making it’s first Drupalcon appearance to a sold out crowd in Austin, I’m really excited to be offering an updated version of our class in LA.
April 09, 2015
Composer is one of the greatest things that has happened to PHP lately.
April 07, 2015
After almost a month of work and two DrupalCamps I am glad to announce a new release was tagged for Drupal Console project 0.7.5 In this blog post I will
April 03, 2015
We know there are at least ten things everyone awaiting Drupal 8 should know about the Drupal Console project. So here they are.
April 03, 2015
The Drupal Console is a suite of tools that you run on a command line interface to generate boilerpl
February 25, 2015
After a great week in Bogota and some time to reflect I can say the first DrupalCon in Latin America was even better than I expected - yes it did feel more like a DrupalCamp than a DrupalCon - but it was still a great event!
January 21, 2015
We're very pleased to announce that the new Drupal Console project is now multilingual!
January 20, 2015
All the annoying CSS stuff we don't want to do in 1 tool.
One tool for stylesheets
January 09, 2015
Cleaning up is one of the advantages of working with VMs over a bare metal install. Since everything is in the disk image files, we only need to delete the VM. Vagrant provides two commands for this purpose:
January 08, 2015
At this point we have our VM running and performance tuned. Now that we have a synced directory on our host machine, it’s easy to see how we copy our site onto the VM. You may have already done this, and that’s okay!
January 07, 2015
In the last post, we got our VM up and running. Now we need to configure a hostname for it, as well as upload our site to the VM so we can start developing!
January 06, 2015
Last time we overviewed virtualization and its advantages for Drupal developing. It was all theory stuff, so I’m sure you’re itching to actually get a VM going. Let’s get started.
January 05, 2015
Too many versions of PHP on your system? MAMP got you down? Can’t find that .ini file? Don’t fret, go Vagrant! Many Drupal developers use a web developer stack such as WAMP, Acquia Dev Desktop, or MAMP to host their projects locally.
December 31, 2014
Stephen R. Covey wrote in his Seven Habits of Highly Effective People about the concept of being effective in attaining goals by aligning oneself to what he calls "true north" principles. I’ve long been a fan of his teachings and, over the years,...
December 18, 2014
You may have heard and read a lot about Drupal 8 lately, without much support to go along with it.
December 16, 2014
Imagine somewhere deep in your site that you have a page with the alias:
November 24, 2014
This talk was given at Drupal Camp Baltimore 2014. In it, I discuss REST and (briefly) SOAP APIs built with Drupal. I give a number of hands on examples using Views Datasource, RESTful Web Services (restws), and the Services module.