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Top Drupal blog posts from May 2019

May marked another important month for the Drupal community, with a new minor version of Drupal being released on May 1st and Acquia acquiring the open source marketing platform Mautic. In case you missed any of these important pieces of news, here’s an overview of the top Drupal blog posts from May.
Written by:
Tim
Published on: 7. 6. 2019

Our blog posts from May 2019

We’ve prepared a short overview of the blog posts we wrote in May. Give it a read and check out what we had to say.
Written by:
Tim
Published on: 5. 6. 2019

Interview with our developer Peter, one of the release managers of PHP 7.4

Our developer Peter is one of the release managers of the upcoming PHP 7.4 release. Even though he has a lot on his plate right now, he was able to take the time to answer a few questions and give us a glimpse into what new features we can expect. Enjoy the read!
Written by:
Tim
Published on: 29. 5. 2019

Take a gulp of Gulp

Web developers are constantly looking for tools, which will optimize their work and make their lives as easy as possible. When they come to Gulp they often, accidentally or not, mixed it with Grunt. These two cause confusion all the time, but be careful, they are not the same. To avoid any misconceptions we present you Gulp and some of its differences with Grunt.
Published on: 8. 9. 2016

Theming: “style it as if there is no JavaScript!”

In order to enhance user experience, almost all modern web sites use JavaScript these days. Displaying dynamic forms and other elements using jQuery or some other JavaScript library is quite common. Not only that, those libraries have been regarded standard for web for many years.
Written by:
Darjan
Published on: 6. 9. 2016

The basics of Symfony

Latest version of Drupal, known as Drupal 8, transformed today's world. Its functions are being explored practically everyday. But not so many people know that Drupal 8 is based on Symfony. This PHP web application framework created many websites and web applications and is used by either small or big corporations, so we present you the basics of it.
Written by:
Uros
Published on: 31. 8. 2016

Group for Drupal

When I first got introduced to Organic groups for Drupal 7, I was struggling. Particularly with understanding the concept of having nodes that carry content, being used as an entity, for forming groups. It worked, but it wasn’t done intuitively. It just didn’t make any sense to me.
Published on: 30. 8. 2016

5 reasons you should be looking forward to DrupalCon Dublin

Drupal Association organises DrupalCon three times a year on three different locations, in the USA, Europe & Asia. My first DrupalCon was in Copenhagen in 2009, and soon after returning from Denmark, three Slovenian Drupalistas (Rok Zlender, Janez Urevc and I) organised the first user group meetup in Slovenia.
Written by:
Iztok
Published on: 25. 8. 2016

Should I use Features in Drupal 8 and how?

If you ever needed to deploy your Drupal 7 page from local environment to staging and further to production, you probably used Features to accomplish this task. Although the module itself wasn’t built for this purpose, it was widely (ab)used to move entire configuration from one environment to another.
Written by:
Bostjan
Published on: 10. 8. 2016

Staff Augmentation in Drupal Web Development

If you are using Drupal for your web development project and need additional assistance to help you with it, then it would be well worth looking at staff augmentation. Why bring in staff that are unaware of the workings of the framework, when you can hire professionals that become your teammates on a long-term basis.

Written by:
Iztok
Published on: 20. 7. 2016

Drupal 8: Authoring experience with CKeditor and Quick edit

Marketers stand a chance to greatly benefit from Drupal new release than any other segment as it features so much of the needed functionality. To generate and nurture their current potential customers, marketers simply need to leverage the strongest, most important marketing tool that Drupal has risen to become with its newest release. 

Written by:
Iztok
Published on: 20. 6. 2016

Tina talks about the World Radio Day project

Today we caught up with Tina, one of our web developers here, to get some info about her involvement in UNESCO's World Radio Day website project, which AGILEDROP completed in February and can be viewed at http://www.diamundialradio.org

Tell me a bit about your role at AGILEDROP...

I'm a front end developer here, I mostly work with standard web technologies, with a bit of Drupal site-building as well. CSS, Javascript, that's what I do more than anything else.

Published on: 26. 5. 2016

Top 21 Drupal SEO modules to optimize your website

Whether you’re a SEO practitioner, a webmaster, or a Drupal developer who works on a daily basis, having a web technology that enhances search engine optimization is never underrated.
Published on: 16. 5. 2016

Excuse me, am I in Slovenia?

Okay, it has come to our attention that some of our clients aren't sure where Slovenia is. Today, we're going to clear all that up once and for all! :)
Published on: 13. 5. 2016