Drupal Camp Asheville 2023 - IN PERSON - July 7th-9th
Accessible Images When It Matters Most
Automate Your Life - Personal and Professional
A website without Metatags is like a shop without a signboard
Many higher-ed institutions and non-profit organizations have large amounts of content available on their websites today. And it's getting harder and harder to explain what your company or website is all about without revealing too much information.
Career opportunities in Drupal
Drupal is a popular content management system (CMS) used to build websites, web applications, and online platforms. It has a large community of developers and users, and there are many career opportunities in Drupal development and related fields. Here are some potential career paths in Drupal:
Decoupled Drupal Dev on Docker with Docksal Doing the Dirty Work
When a decoupled project begins one of the hardest parts that I’ve found is setting up a local environment to simulate all the necessary components. How will the CMS be served? How will the decoupled front end be displayed? What about the dev server for rendering previews? Can I still call it headless or is decoupled the only appropriate word?
Effective Project Management: Setting up for Success
The contract is signed, the project team is defined, and goals are set. So you’re probably thinking, let’s kick the project off. Although it’s exciting to jump in and make progress on a new project, there’s a lot to think about before getting started.
Effectively managing your large website's accessibility remediation projects
Managing a digital accessibility project is a complex endeavor at any size – throw in thousands of pages, multiple content types, and large editorial teams into the mix and it can get daunting quickly. In this session, we will cover:
Embracing the Future of Drupal with AI: Innovations, Technologies, and Trends for Competitive Digital Experiences
In this session, we will explore the future of Drupal as a CMS, addressing emerging trends, technologies, and the importance of adopting a forward-thinking approach for businesses to remain competitive in the market.
Google Analytics 4 Tips and Tricks for Drupal 9 & 10
Google replaced Universal Analytics (UA) with Google Analytics 4 (GA4) this month, which delivers an updated analytics model and expanded capabilities over Universal Analytics.
How can teams break free from the shackles of Agile Antipattern?
Agile antipatterns result in misleading burn reports and heavily fluctuating velocity graphs in most projects.
In addition, it leads to a demotivated team, wasted efforts, and dissatisfied clients.
How to Audit PDFs for 508 at Scale
You've read the Statement of Work for your next client project: A full content audit of their website to prepare for the client's first migration to Drupal.
This client has 50k+ PDFs on their website, and few (if any) are 508-compliant. Your job is to audit all PDFs for 508 compliance to support a new, accessible Drupal website.
Layout Builder’s missing piece: JS defined blocks
Adding new block types to Layout Builder is hard… harder than it should be. You either have to deal with Custom Block types which have a fairly rigid field structure that lack composability and are tracked as config. Or there’s Inline Blocks which require creating a new Block plugin PHP class and understanding how to create a form using Form API.
Lessons Learned: 3 Year Drupal Agency
Over the course of three years and having started up amidst the first rumors of Covid, we have learned a lot about business and how to approach an ever-changing landscape.
Making Site Building Easier Through Contribution
As new services pop up which compete with Drupal, we need to look at how to make the platform easier to adopt and decrease the build time needed to get a site live. As a Drupal community, we need to look at the ways we can make the platform more versatile and competitive.
NC Government - One Size Fits All!
How one website platform developed and maintained by the State of North Carolina Department of Information Technology works to support state websites with a variety of audiences and service needs. "Digital Commons" success story and lessons learned through Drupal platform.
Open Collective Integrations for Drupal
Open Collective is a fundraising + legal status + money management platform for communities. By connecting to one of the Fiscal Hosts on the platform, you can have 501c(3) status to support and grow your project.
Spotting The Difference & Closing The Gap: Jr Dev to Mid-Level Dev
The hardest part of being a Jr Dev is understanding the value you bring to your organization and also understanding why you are considered a Jr Dev. and not a Mid Level one.
The difference between where you are and where you want to be is less about the technical knowledge you have, but more about the fine details in communication and delivering on expectations in a timely manner.
The Big Leap - Picking The Right Drupal journey towards Drupal 10
With Drupal 10 now available, we still have (as of December 4, 2022) 441,095 sites running on Drupal 7.x. According to the usage statistics from Drupal, this figure is 51.77% of the total 852,058 sites running on Drupal.
The Ultimate Guide to Configuring the Media Module
The Media Manager is one of my favorite developments in Drupal 9, but there are some quick improvements we can make to create a truly amazing digital asset management system right inside your Drupal site.
In this session we'll cover: