Drupal, Software development

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
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
20-Jul-2017

AWS, DevOps

Image Optimization Using Jpegtran with AWS Lambda

Image optimization is an important thing when designing a website. Through image optimization using the open source Jpegtran, one can reduce their image size while preserving their visual quality, which is also known as lossless compression. This results in saving many bytes or KB. Upgraded pictures utilizing Jpegtran likewise increment...

by Gaurav Rishi
Tag: Drupal
10-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
19-Apr-2017

Technology

Infographic – Comparing Drupal, AEM and Sitecore? 7 Key Features to Consider!

We have witnessed a drastic technological transformation in the recent years. Companies are adopting various digital technologies to stay ahead in the competition including Cloud, Mobile, Data, Analytics and more. Out of the multiple advances, content management is also quickly gaining traction. Traditionally, without a Web Content...

by kinshuk jhala
Tag: Drupal
29-Mar-2017

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
22-Mar-2017

Drupal, Technology

How to implement Queue Worker/API in Drupal 8?

Before I start my writing about Queue Worker, it is important to understand about cron job in Drupal 8. In generic terms, cron is a scheduled job which runs periodically at fixed intervals. cron manages typical tasks such as database maintenance, sending bulk emails, fetching data from a third-party on regular basis. It manages...

by Sarthak TTN
Tag: Drupal
14-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
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
29-Nov-2016

Drupal, Technology

How to change theme by Role in Drupal 8.x

How to change theme by Role in Drupal 8.x Even before I start, I would like to shed some light on what are Themes in Drupal. A theme is a bunch of files that defines the presentation layer. There are many contributed themes in Drupal project that can be found under ‘Themes’. For a programmer, there are 2 kinds of themes -...

by Harsh Behl
Tag: Drupal
24-Nov-2016