How to toggle between Dark and Light Mode in Drupal 8 (or 9) based on user preference

15 Sep, 2020 | Varun Rao
How awesome would it be to give your users the freedom to customize their interface to as per their preference? While many users prefer a light interface (light background with dark text), some users choose a dark interface (dark background with light text). There are a couple of ways with which one can accomplish this. In this article, we will discuss on how to toggle between dark/light web design modes and implement this in Drupal 8 or Drupal 9.
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Testing Your Drupal Website just got easier with Behat (A comprehensive tutorial)

08 Sep, 2020 | Samvada Jain M
The power of stories and good communication empowers a collaborative and efficient software delivery. Evolving out of agile methodologies, Behavior Driven Development (BDD) technologies leverage this power to the fullest to automate the testing process. Behat is one such BDD technology that enables automated testing using “ubiquitous language”. Let’s learn more about Behat, Mink, Gherkin and how to implement it in Drupal.
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Design VS Code – Why should they go hand-in-hand?

01 Sep, 2020 | Fawaz and Shashwath
Should designers focus only on the artistry of the visual branding of a website? Are developers only supposed to know how to code? What’s the significance of Front-end development in Drupal? Let’s find answers to all your questions in this article.
When we delve deeper into this design vs code conundrum, it occurs to us that both are, in fact, complementary to each other. But the question is why? Why do UI/UX designers have to learn code and its fundamentals and same goes for developers as well in terms of design.
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Integrating the Sharethis Block Module with Drupal 8 - A Comprehensive Tutorial

25 Aug, 2020 | Ankitha
One of the crucial web design tips to ensure your business success is to have social media buttons integrated on your website. Regardless of whether your website is pushing out blog posts or featuring products, you want your content to be shareable so that visitors can easily share among their friends or post to their own social media accounts directly from your website.
In this blog we shall walk you through making your content shareable with social share buttons by integrating it with your Drupal 8 website using one of the popular modules available - the ShareThis Drupal module.
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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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A Brief Guide on Improving the FrontEnd Performance of your Drupal 8 Website with Advanced CSS/JS Aggregation

14 Jul, 2020 | Karishma
A well-performing website just doesn’t cut it these days. To stand out of competition, businesses are looking for high performance websites with lightning speed load times. You could potentially lose a big chunk of customers with every additional second your website takes to load. Today let’s learn about optimizing the frontend performance of your website with the Advanced CSS/JS aggregation module for Drupal 8.
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Stop Spam! How to use the Captcha and ReCaptcha module in Drupal 8

07 Jul, 2020 | Suresh Prabhu
Have you had enough of the spam comments, form submissions and email submissions by bots trying to infiltrate your website? Then you need a guard called Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart. Yes, and that is short for CAPTCHA.
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How to manage Google Ads by integrating DFP (DoubleClick for Publishers) with your Drupal 9 website

30 Jun, 2020 | Kiran Singh
As a publisher, it is especially important for you to get the most of what is offered when it comes to pay-per-click advertising. While selling or buying ads in the ad space can be complex, Google allows granular control over all your ads and configurations through Google Ad Manager. Combine this incredible ad management platform with Drupal 9's easy to use integration methods, and you will be able to manage multiple ads on your site while providing insightful reports for better optimization.
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Programmatically creating a block in Drupal 8 – A brief tutorial

02 Jun, 2020 | Suresh Prabhu
Blocks are an integral part of any Drupal website. They are chunks of content that can be placed in various regions and can be easily moved around the web page. Blocks can contain simple text, forms, or some complex logic.
The Block module is now a core module in Drupal 8 that can be enabled. Sometimes installing other core or contributed modules can make blocks available. Although these blocks can be modified to suit the layout, complete flexibility and customization can be only achieved with Custom blocks.
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