July 9, 2018
I've been using Vagrant + VirtualBox for a few years now and have become quite accustomed to spinning up a local development environment in 10 to 15 minutes. I can configure that toolset to do what I want, but altering /etc/hosts, apache/sites-…
June 11, 2018
Setting up a Drupal site on the Windows operating system can seem like a daunting task, especially when coming from the Linux world. The biggest difference is getting used to configuring tools with a user interface, rather than entirely on the…
May 3, 2018
Today is World Password Day and that makes it a great time to recall our password policies (if you are part of an organization) and the overall strength of our own passwords (as an individual). The FTC shares some pretty basic guidelines for…
April 23, 2018
Colorado Springs is not just known for its beautiful outdoor scene. It houses innovative marketing and technology companies that span different industries and niches. Monarch Digital is proud to call Colorado Springs our home and happy to say that…
February 23, 2018
We humans have been forming partnerships for as long as we’ve been walking upright. Sometimes those relationships can be more one-sided, like the example below. However, the best strategic partnerships are those where both parties are able to…
February 12, 2018
One of the most complicated aspects of Drupal has always been the upgrading of your Drupal website to the next major version. Part of this complexity is rooted in the diverse ways you can build and arrange your content in a Drupal website. It’s…
February 5, 2018
Regression testing is an incredibly useful process to add to your website development schedule, especially if it is orchestrated in an automated manner. It can help you identify potential issues or bugs in your code before it gets deployed to the…
February 1, 2018
Summary API-First, headless, and decoupled Drupal are popular topics. These concepts entail the separation of the content management layer and the presentation layer to allow for multiple and varied front-end experiences that all use the same…
July 12, 2017
When building and maintaining a website, updated features will inevitably break your code. Every developer and entrepreneur has suffered from having an error on their site go undetected for a long period of time, resulting in lost revenue and…
June 14, 2017
First, What is Regression Testing? Whenever developers change or modify their code, even a small tweak can have unexpected consequences. If these unexpected consequences amount to a bug that comes with a loss of functionality that was formerly…