Articles Written By - Akshay Devadiga

Functions and filters to get you started with Twig Tweak in Drupal 9 (with examples)

14 Dec, 2021 | Akshay Devadiga
Twig tweak module is a huge time saver for Drupal developers working with advanced twig templates. It offers several useful functions and filters that can ease the developer’s job. Developers can also write well formatted code which is more comprehensible. I highly recommend usage of the Twig tweak module in Drupal 9 for quick and easy Drupal development.
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Twig Tweak Teaser

How to Automate Image Optimization using ImageAPI Optimize in Drupal

04 May, 2021 | Akshay Devadiga
Oftentimes, content editors need to manually optimize images before uploading them to avoid the risk of bulking up a website. Not anymore. Drupal’s ImageAPI Optimize module empowers end users by automating the process of image optimization.
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How to Migrate to Drupal 8 from a SQL source in 6 Simple Steps

24 Nov, 2020 | Akshay Devadiga
Much has been spoken about the importance and benefits of migrating to Drupal 8. Drupal migration is the most significant part of a development workflow. We need to ensure that content gets transferred seamlessly without losing out on any critical user information and data. Check this complete guide for a successful Drupal 7 to Drupal 8 migration.  
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How to create and apply a patch with Git Diff and Git Apply commands for your Drupal website

18 Aug, 2020 | Akshay Devadiga
Git has been a reliable version control tool for a large number of closed and opensource projects. With Drupal being an extremely collaborative opensource content management framework, a trackable, transparent and distributed version control system like Git is a perfect fit. Git replaced a long-time version control partner – CVS – in early 2011 and became every Drupal contributor’s favorite tool for its security, distributed nature, agile workflow and of course, being opensource!
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Sorting Views with DraggableViews in Drupal 8 – A Quick Walk-through

21 Jul, 2020 | Akshay Devadiga
Views are the most significant part of a Drupal website. Almost every Drupal site uses one or more views to list their content. The Views module is a Drupal 8 core module that manages these lists of content. You might run into situations where you need to sort these views. Currently, there are very few options to sort view items.
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How to Create a Covid-19 Response Announcement on your Drupal 8 website

26 Mar, 2020 | Akshay Devadiga
The Covid-19 pandemic has shaken the entire world. The future seems uncertain and things aren’t going the way as planned. Yet, businesses must hang in there and assure their users on what they should expect from them. We have helped some of our clients create banner announcements on their Drupal websites to let their customers know
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Setup Responsive Images in Drupal 8 - A Step-by-Step Guide

08 Aug, 2019 | Akshay Devadiga
Back in early 2010, when Jason Grigsby pointed out that simply setting a percentage width on images was not enough, and that you needed to resize these images as well for a better user experience. He pointed out that if you served the right sized images on the original responsive demo site, more than 75% of the weight of those images can be shaved on smaller screens.
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