Site Building

Drupal Camp Asheville 2021 Online Edition - July 8th-9th

Getting Started With Layout Builder for Drupal 8 & 9

Danny Englander

This session will cover the basics of getting started with Layout Builder for Drupal 8 and 9. We will cover how it can be used to supercharge your site building tasks so that content editors can utilize the awesome power of Layout Builder for a unique front-end presentation. 

In this talk, we will go over:

Rebuilding the College Website During a Pandemic: A Journey of Discovery

Kevin Pittman

A look at my 2020 year-long project of migrating the website for the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at Georgia Tech from a completely proprietary content system to Drupal 9, all while dealing with the uncertainties and headaches of a pandemic.  We'll explore how I dealt with finding and getting content out of a one-of-a-kind CMS with zero documentation and managed the project with virtually

Editor UX Matters: Gutenberg Can Help

Thor Andre Gretland and Drew Gorton

Many Drupal projects spend a lot of time and energy on architecture, integrations, deployment pipelines, user experience and more. Very few spend time tuning the editor experience, often resulting in obtuse and intimidating content editing interfaces. The result? Stale content, unhappy clients who dread editing the site.

Beginning with Backdrop CMS (afternoon)

Jennifer Lampton
This introductory training will cover the basics of creating and administering a website with Backdrop CMS. In this workshop all students will build their own portfolio website on Pantheon, using Backdrop CMS. As we walk through each of the steps required to build a website, we'll point out many the various improvements that have been made to Backdrop core systems. Students will be asked to follow along.