Let's Drup Up The Week. Issue 11

16 Dec · by Tim Kamanin · 3 min read

Tutorials

The Views Send module makes it really easy to create a views listing page where an editor can select a few rows and send out mass emails.

Do you know that there are seven ways of including and managing CSS/JS inside your theme/module?

Find out about the easy way of creating multistep forms with CTools!

Learn how Drush can help you with sites sync.

In Drupal 7 you can push extra fields in any fieldable Entity (e.g. node, user). Extra fields can be ordered as a normal field or disabled on the display settings page of the enitity.

Articles

Do you agree with all the points?

Settings up XDebug and PHPStorm is not an easy task (at least to me), but Randy Fay explained it well, thanks, Randy!

It is not a secret that developers love cats... We actually even try to save kittens by not hacking the core ;)

A comprehensive look at Drupal's core caching.

Drupal 8

See the basics of Twig in this short eight minute long screencast.

Drupal 8 is coming in the year 2014 and Appnovation has prepared a list of resources to get started with Drupal 8.

In the past week, we've closed 15 critical issues and 26 major issues, and opened 7 criticals and 15 majors. That puts us overall at 112 release-blocking critical issues and 475 major issues.

Modules

Allows you to change the page title, help, submit value and disable back button on drupal commerce checkout pages.

The slug module manages menu links and urls for node pages in a different way than pathauto and the core menu system. It is much easier to use plus it keeps everything organized neatly.

This module provides the Ordered List field type.

Snippets

Le Dessert

A great talk on the nature of motivation.

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