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Issue 268 - December, 1st 2016


Drupal Association Financial Statements for Q3 2016

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Rebuilding POP in D8: Configuration Management

Former CMI initiative lead Greg Dunlap shares a real work example of using Drupal 8's configuration management system.

The Case for Drupal and Commerce

If you have been following the chatter back and forth about the Drupal Commerce project and Acquia's recent partnership with Magento you might want to read this series of posts from Robert Douglass.

Build, Launch, and Manage All of Your Drupal Websites on One Platform

Don’t be one of the 60% of websites that fail to launch on time. Download our latest eBook - A guide for your next website project, from planning to deployment.


Add DrupalConsole to a Project Using Acquia Lightning Distribution

"In this short blog post you will learn how to fix the dependency conflicts when trying to add Drupal Console to a project using the Lightning distribution."

Diagnosing Slow Drupal Operations Using Linux Strace

Free Exercise Series for Building Drupal Sites

A new and free hands-on series from Drupalize.Me covering site building. The course includes wireframes as well as a specification document. Sounds interesting.

I Suck at Passwords and You Should Too

Implementing #Autocomplete in Drupal 8 with Custom Callbacks

This post by Purushotam Rai covers how to implement autocomplete functionality in Drupal 8, including implementing a custom callback.

Replacing a Vocabulary Listing

James Williams shows us how to replace the default vocabulary listing on a Drupal 8 site. This post is full of useful Drupal 8 code examples.

REST API Explorations in Drupal 8 - Primer

Restricting Access to Drupal 8 Controllers

In this useful tutorial Joel Steidl shows us several access restriction examples in Drupal 8.


Announcing Docksal, a Docker-Based Development Environment

"Docksal is an open-source tool created by FFW for defining and managing development environments. It brings together common development tools, minimizes time spent on configuration, and ensures the consistency of local development environments throughout a team’s continuous integration workflow."

Configuration Split: Deploy Subsets of Configuration in Drupal 8

Top Thirteen Drupal Twig Helper Modules


Bootstrap 8.x-3.1

entity_browser 8.x-1.0-Beta2

Feeds 7.x-2.0-Beta3

field_group 8.x-1.0-Rc6

hook_update_deploy_tools 7.x-1.20

Media 7.x-2.0-Beta10

media_entity 8.x-1.6

Quiz 7.x-4.0-Rc4

Radix 8.x-3.0-Beta1

Redis 7.x-3.13

Restful 7.x-2.14


Drupal Modules: The One Percent — Configuration Split

Drupal Modules: The One Percent — Field Display Label


Lullabot Podcast - Past, Present, and Future of Drupal with Dries Buytaert and Matthew Tift

Talking Drupal #132 - Drupal Licensing and GPL


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