Issue 295 - June, 22nd 2017
From Our Sponsor
Switch to Pantheon for the most reliable Drupal hosting. Pantheon delivers a better platform, unlimited support, and fewer hassles. Now offering free migrations!
"Would a reusable and free-to-use agreement template make it easier for organizations to sponsor Open-source development?"
Prepping for a D8 replatform and site launch is tough. Learn how AcademyHealth used an external content development tool - GatherContent - to shorten time between build and launch.
"Both companies are major stakeholders in the Drupal ecosystem: Amazon made an investment in Acquia in 2014, and much of Acquia’s hosting infrastructure relies on Amazon Web Services. Whole Foods, for its part, has used Drupal for its web presence for at least five years—if not much longer—and holds Acquia as a key partner."
A series on migration you should check out.
A quick tutorial on using the Password Policy module.
"When you are calling a function or method that has an argument(s), you don’t always know what type (array, object, string etc) of argument to pass to the function. And if you end up passing in the wrong type, you’ll get a less than helpful error."
Tired of being taken off task by security updates for your Drupal 7 or 8 website? Get maintenance & support for your Drupal 7/8 site from myDropWizard.com, and we’ll keep your site online, secure and bug-free while you plan your upgrade! Contact us today for a FREE site audit! TheWeeklyDrop subscribers get 10% off (expires 7/31/2017).
"Composercat is a comprehensive GUI for the Composer package manager, designed both for professionals and people taking their first steps with Composer."
"Contenta is an API-First Drupal distribution. It's all about the content." Aimed at those desiring to build decoupled sites using Drupal.
Acquia introduces a new Drupal distribution aimed at decoupled sites.
July 28-30 in Denver, Colorado.
July 31 - August 2 in Bethesda, Maryland.
August 5-6 in Los Angeles.
August 19–20 in New York City.
October 18-21 in Berkeley, CA.
Wanna get the word out about your great Drupal job? Get your job in front of hundreds of Drupal job seekers every day at Jobs.Drupal.Org.
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University Onna/Okinawa/JP