Content Management, CQ5/AEM

Content Management in the age of Customer Experience Management

Content has become one of the most crucial factors impacting the customer experience. Brands are investing a lot of efforts to improve the content and build stories that sell. The emphasis on content production has never been stronger as it is today. Given the multitude of digital channels that the millennials are using for content...

by Dwiza Saha
Tag: Drupal 8
30-Nov-2017

Content Management, CQ5/AEM

Headless CMS – An Overview

Content has become a new prerogative of companies wanting to improve customer experience. It is content that sells. Storytelling is gaining traction and so is content marketing. Organizations are producing large amounts of data and content, but a heap of data is of no use. Content Management Systems act as a key enabler for managing large...

by Dwiza Saha
Tag: Drupal 8
06-Nov-2017

Content Management, Drupal

Why Choose Drupal Over Other CMSs?

Why Drupal? A primary question that comes to our mind before stepping ahead for development is how to choose the best suited CMS for the website from a variety of available CMS? Now, it depends on the requirements, if the website is a blog related website, you will definitely think of WordPress and if the website is E-commerce...

by Harsh Behl
Tag: Drupal 8
18-Aug-2017

Drupal, Technology

How to Give Back to Drupal Community

Let's start with answering why most of companies/developers do not contribute? We all might know real problems, but I believe the most important is the awareness. In 2008 Dries wrote a blog Contributing back to Drupal for inviting new ideas to increase companies participation. Not sure how many could adapt into the culture of...

by Harsh Behl
Tag: Drupal 8
20-Jul-2017

Content Management, Drupal

Drupal 8 Frequently Used Services, Functions, and Statements

In Drupal 8, some important services, functions and statements are frequently used in all projects. These are time-saving statements and perform a very crucial operation. Drupal 8 have multiple statements that are very useful in the project and it is also essential for the performance & Drupal 8 standard. Drupal 8 follow a PSR-4...

by Jeet Lal
Tag: Drupal 8
17-Jul-2017

AWS, Cloud

S3 Bucket Configuration With Drupal 8

Drupal provides both public and private file systems. S3 File System (Amazon S3) provides an additional file system to the Drupal site. S3FS module is used to store files in Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) or any other S3-compatible storage service. You can configure your Drupal site to use S3 File System as default, or use it only for...

by BN Pandey
Tag: Drupal 8
19-Apr-2017

Content Management, Drupal

Drupal Module Contributions and Issues Resolved by Experts @ TO THE NEW

Drupal is one of the widely used content management systems across the globe. Drupal continuously upgrades its versions with enhanced features and functionalities. Our team at TO THE NEW has been working on various Drupal versions such as Drupal 6, 7 and the latest version Drupal 8. Outlined below are some of the modules contributed by...

by kinshuk jhala
Tag: Drupal 8
22-Mar-2017

Content Management, Drupal

How to Programmatically Replace the Content in the Custom Block in Drupal 8?

Replacing the content in the custom block is often challenging. In Drupal 8, the best way to replace the content in the custom block programmatically is to use module_preprocess_block alter. We have created a custom block and now we want to replace the value of the placeholder programmatically. For eg. On http://example.com/, we have...

by Aayushi Garg
Tag: Drupal 8
15-Mar-2017

Content Management, Drupal

Overview of Twig Extentions in Drupal 8

Drupal 8 introduces a great templating system "Twig" which is originating from Symfony, a PHP framework. This has brought about a big change in the Drupal community. Unlike Drupal 7, developers can't use PHP functions directly now on. Twig is a template framework and is a direct replacement for PHP template. Twig extension...

by Ashish Pandey
Tag: Drupal 8
28-Feb-2017

Drupal

Is your Drupal 8 Ready for Writing Codes?

Are you excited to write your own code in Drupal 8? But wait a second, Drupal's cache may kill all your development hours. This blog is for you, if you are facing any of the following challenges. Are you struggling to see your changes on web pages? Every time, you change a piece of code, it doesn't reflect until you clear...

by Ashish Thakur
Tag: Drupal 8
03-Jan-2017

Drupal, Technology

How to Use Composer to Manage Dependencies in Drupal 8?

Even before I start, I would like to shed some light on what is Composer and how we can build a website using Drupal 8. Let's start with point to point introduction and usage of each key component while managing/developing Drupal 8 Website: What is Composer? What is Packagist? Composer and Drupal 8 Commit composer.json and...

by Manish Jatwani
Tag: Drupal 8
29-Nov-2016