January 29, 2016
I will cover two areas here, why you would want to integrate S3 data storage with your Drupal site, and how to go about accomplishing that. The setup with Drupal is fairly straightforward, just requiring the installation of a well put together… Read More
January 28, 2016
For people like me who live and work in the United States, I must admit it can be easy sometimes to forget how diverse the languages are that are spoken and read by people all around the world. We certainly have a great many people here who speak… Read More
January 20, 2016
Drupal 6 site owners are facing a difficult question: What to do with a web technology that is no longer going to be supported? As an organization that specializes in Drupal support and migrations, we have been talking with diverse organizations… Read More
October 19, 2015
Drupal 8 has been a long time coming, (work started on the 8th version of Drupal early in 2011) but with the first release candidate (Drupal 8 RC1) having been made available it looks like an official launch is soon to be here. There are a lot of… Read More
October 14, 2015
Module Builder, Drushify, Coder, and API, are four great Drupal 7 contributed modules which make a module developer's job much easier. Module Builder - https://drupal.org/project/module_builder A module which auto-generates a skeleton or "… Read More
October 12, 2015
Here at Monarch Digital, we have had a number of paid interns. Most didn't know much of anything about Drupal when they first started working with us. All were enthusiastic and smart, and we liked them all, but ultimately we didn't hire a single one… Read More
October 8, 2015
Many of the developers at Monarch Digital have experience working individually on freelance projects. When working individually, you have a lot of freedom to work however you like. When working as part of a team, on the other hand, it is important… Read More
October 7, 2015
The EU's recent decision stating that Europe's data-transfer pact with the US violates privacy does not immediately impact companies outside of the 4,500 large internet companies that move and store personal data. (Wall Street Journal article… Read More
October 6, 2015
At Monarch Digital, we use Git (http://git-scm.com) to manage our source code. Overall the process of storing code in a repository with a timeline of changes is referred to as version control. We decided to use Git for our version control workflow… Read More
October 2, 2015
In a recent blog post by Dries Buytaert, the founder and lead developer of Drupal, he discussed various aspects of the "decoupling movement", pros and cons of various approaches, and how it relates to Drupal and its future design architecture. In… Read More