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Free Drupal 8 Tutorials – An Exhaustive List

If you are starting to learn Drupal 8, you are probably overwhelmed by the number of blog posts that offer free tutorials on different aspects of Drupal 8. The only way to find all these tutorials is to search online. In this post, we have created an exhaustive list of the free resources online for mastering Drupal 8, organized by categories. Use these links as a reference when starting on your next Drupal 8 learning expedition. Perform a Ctrl+F search to quicky find the topic of your choice.

Getting Started

1.    Preparing your site for Drupal 8  A detailed write-up on what you should look out for.

2.    A wonderful presentation by Drupal Association – [1 Hour Video]

3.    System requirements – Get familiarized with Server and Database requirements.

4.    FAQs – The most frequently asked questions.

        5.    Drupal 8: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly! - [12-slide presentation]

        6.    Drupal 101: Installing Drupal 8 – An overview of the process

        7.    How to install Drupal 8 with MAMP – Featuring an article and video

        8.    How to install Drupal 8 in a Linux server – Featuring an article and video

        9.    10 new features in Drupal 8 Core – A detailed look from the Acquia blog

        10.  Getting up to speed with Drupal 8 – A 50-Minute Podcast

        11.  Drupal 8 Administration is Faster, Cheaper and Easier! – Drupal 8 is full of features!

12.  6 Modules you should avoid before Drupal 8 arrives – An interesting list of modules compiled by OSTraining.

13.  An introduction to Drupal 8 – [1-Hour Video]

        14.  Beginner's guide to Drupal 8 – A detailed course covering the basics

        15.  Drupal 8 for beginners – Course that explains the site building process

16.  What to expect – A preview [1-Hour Video]

17.  Getting Started – [1-Hour Video]

18.  Drupal 7 vs. Drupal 8 presentation – A look at what’s different.

19.  Why you should be excited – [3-Minute Video]

        20.  D8 Activity CardsActivity-based cards to help Drupal 7 users make the jump to Drupal 8

21.  New Features introduced by Drupal 8 – A brief talk about OOP, Twig-based themes, the Views module and other new features.

22.  Manually installing Drupal 8 – Creating database and running Drupal installer

23.  Fixing magic_quotes error during installation – Resolving error that appears during manual installation

24.  Logging into the Administrator Dashboard – Screenshots guiding you through the process

25.  Changing Admin password – Screenshots guiding you through the process

26.  Resetting password – Screenshots guiding you through the process

27.  Installing Drupal 8 and Initializing a GitHub Repo – [15-Minute Video]

28.  Installing Drupal 8 Beta – [6-Minute Video]

29.  Getting Started With Drupal 8 Code – [17-Slide Presentation]

        30.  10 Ways Drupal 8 Will Be More Secure – Understanding Drupal's security levels

        31.  Extending and developing Drupal 8 – Exploring why the new platform is a winner!

        32.  3 Secret Features in Drupal 8 – An interesting read

          33.   What's the big deal about Drupal 8? – Talking about how amazing it is!

        34.  Up and Running with Drupal 8 – Performing installation steps

        35.  Our First Site Built with Drupal 8 – How we did it

        36.  Resolving issues on WAMPServer during installation – Checking out error messages

        37.  Setting up Drupal 8 with Composer – Working with the official project template

        38.  Installing Drupal 8 and Composer on Windows 10 Bash – Step-by-step instructions

Developer Resources

39.  6 Steps to become a Drupal 8 developer – Lists some skills you will have to acquire to become the ideal Drupal 8 developer.

40.  Getting introduced to Object Oriented PHP – A basic intro.

41.  Object Oriented PHP – An exhaustive list of links to learn PHP through Object Oriented lenses.

        42.  Object Oriented Programming in PHP - A detailed analysis

43.  Installing Drush – [8-Minute Video]

44.  Developer Prep Course – Video tutorial series

        45.  Using Drupal Console with Drupal 8 – A presentation by Jesus Manuel Olivas.

46.  Some more Drush commands – Working around with Drush 7 commands.

47.  Getting acquainted with Plugin Systems – A brief analysis of Plugin Systems

48.  Entity View Hooks – Working with the hook_node_view.

49.  Updating the Search API:

1.    Creating an entity type – Creating a basic configuration entity

2.    Configuration and schema – Covering Configuration API and schema

3.    Creating your own service – Understanding and creating a service

4.    Creating plugin types – Understanding and creating a plugin

50.  Drupal 8 and MongoDB – [40-Minute Video]

51.  Getting started with forms – An intro to using forms in Drupal 8

52.  Difference between procedural and Object Oriented Programming – [4-Minute Video]

53.  How to install BuildAModule's Drupal 8 snapshot – [4-Minute Video]

54.  Comparing adding pages in Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 – [1-Minute Video]

55.  Drupal 8 for site builders – [50- Minute Video]

56.  Building fast websites – [53- Minute Video]

57.  Intro to Drupal 8 Vocabulary – [36-Minute Video]

        58.  Vocabulary: An Intro

        59.  Drupal 8 Custom Plugin Types – Exploring the plugin system

        60.  Configure PHPStorm to debug Drupal 8 – A detailed guide

        61.  Intro to using Drupal and Composer – Understanding Composer

        62.  Working with settings.local.php – What’s new

        63.  Learning Object-Oriented PHP

               1.    Understanding Object Oriented PHP - Getting started with the basics

               2.    Getting acquainted with the concept of Inheritance – With code examples

               3.    Getting acquainted with the concept of Dependency Injection - With code examples

               4.    Getting acquainted with the concept of Interface – With code examples

               5.    Getting acquainted with the concept of Traits – With code examples

       64.  Introducing Drupal 8's Entity Validation API – Understanding the effectiveness of this API

       65.  Adding responsive images – Preparing your site to handle responsive images

       66.  Logging messages – Creating the equivalent of Drupal 7's watchdog() function

       67.  Dynamic Page Cache – Getting to know Dynamic Page Cache

       68.  Using Drush 8 – What you need to know

       69.  Installing with MAMP – Getting introduced to Drupal 8 installation with MAMP

       70.  Updating your Nginx config to support Drupal 8 – How to update present configuration? 

       71.  aGov for Drupal 8 – Discussing the first Alpha release

       72.  Adding a custom Date Format – The process is a lot simpler

       73.  Exploring what's new with Comments – Discovering the revamped Comments feature

       74.  Replacing hook_drush_command() by a YAML file – Creating a hook_drush_command() that is a nested array of numbers and strings

       75.  Creating Adaptable Content – Understanding the concept

       76.  Content types – Exploring the different Content Types available

       77.  How to create a basic page – Creating pages to display static content

       78.  Adding a new article – Creating pages to display dynamic content

       79.  Creating a custom content type – Defining a content type of your choice

       80.  Adding a node to a menu – Adding a content page to the menu

       81.  Changing aliases for nodes – Adding descriptive identifiers for URLs

       82.  Creating a new revision – A new feature

       83.  Promoting content to the front page – Displaying content on the homepage

       84.  Changing content preview length – Changing the length of content on homepage

       85.  Changing content on your homepage – Making changes to homepage content

       86.  Using the Drupal 8 Contrib Porting Tracker – Making porting of contrib projects a lot easier

       87.  Extending and developing Drupal 8 – Exploring the way to extend and develop the platform

       88.  Real World Drupal 8 For Front-End Developers – Why Developers will love Drupal 8

       89.  Working with Responsive Images – Creating images that work on all computing platforms

       90.  Headless Hello World – Creating a simple Headless Hello World

       91.  Enabling the classloader cache – Working with the code

       92.  Creating the Drupal Cron Queue worker – Defining your own QueueWorker plugin

       93.  Configuration tips for developers – Useful tips and examples

       94.  Goodbye Drush Make, Hello Composer: Installing and setting up a project with Composer

       95.  Clientside validation for Drupal 8 – Working with 2 modules for clientside validation

       96.  Life after hook_page_alter – Checking out the new hooks

       97.  Working with Gulp and BrowserSync – Performing front-end testing

       98.  Setting up a multi-site – Working with cPanel

       99.  User registration and login only with e-mail address – A simple resolution with code

     100.  Drupal 8 Developer Experience – [35-Minute Video]

     101.  Drupal 8 info for CTOs – 24 important highlights

     102.  High Availability Drupal 8 on Microsoft Azure – Going through the components required for working with Microsoft Azure

     103.  Working with Vagrant and Docker – [20-Minute Video]

     104.  Queue API – Placing items in a queue to run later

     105.  Porting Entityqueue to Drupal 8 – Lessons learnt

     106.  Checking for a specific user role – Using code

     107.  Benchmarking PHP 7 vs HHVM – Using Drupal 8.0.1 as the platform

     108.  Building edge-to-edge sites using Paragraphs Module – Creating Paragraph types

     109.  Create powerful container paragraphs – Using container and nest paragraph types

     110.  Getting acquainted with BigPipe – Enhancing page load times

     111.  Working with hook_form_alter() - Working with code

     112.  Building a custom calendar module in Drupal 8 – Performing the steps programmatically

     113.  Unloading jQuery – Getting rid of jQuery dependencies when not required

     114.  From Request to Response – A journey into Drupal 8 internals

     115.  Building Multi-step forms – Using code

     116.  Adding new html tagsUsing #attached

     117.  Exploring Cache API – Examining improvements over Drupal 7

     118.  Continuous Translation in Drupal 8 - The Lingotek Experience

     119.  How to build Drupal 8 Slideshows – Setting up your first Slideshow

     120.  Arriving at the right Drupal 8 test – An analysis

     121.  Installation in Windows with XAMPP – Working with the XAMPP package

     122.  Drush 8 on Mac OSX and MAMP – Running on OS X El Capitan

     123.  Scheduled Updates module – Exploring how it works

     124.  Tour module – Understanding the module

     125.  "Fields pending deletion" exception – An easy fix

     126.  Redesigning the content creation page – Understanding the process

     127.  Admin Toolbar – Understanding the functionality

     128.  Managing articles using Taxonomy – Creating Vocabulary

     129.  Trick to style Views Fields – Using functions

     130.  Internal Page Cache and Internal Dynamic Page Cache – Exploring new modules

     131.  Installing and using Swift Mailer

              – Working with the Alpha1 version

              - Configuration & Implementation 

     132.  Display Extender Plugin – Understanding the plugin

     133.  Understanding Logging – Working with logs

     134.  Image styles and sizes in Drupal 8 – Optimizing images

     135.  10 Pointers for new developers – Insights for newbies

     136.  Cheatsheet for Developers – Convenient coding tips

     137.  Decorated services in Drupal 8 – Understanding services

     138.  Contact + Contact Storage (contrib) Module as a Webform/Entityform Replacement – Getting rid of inadequacies in Drupal 8

     139.  Working with Metatag module – Understanding this module

     140.  Display Paragraphs Edge-to-edge using Bootstrap – Configuring Bootstrap theme and modifying the page template

     141.  Differences between Simple XML Sitemap AND XML Sitemap – Understanding the features of each module

     142.  Understanding Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) module – Creating pages that are compliant with AMP standards

     143.  Image Effects module – Working with its features

     144.  Generating URLs and Redirects – Moving on from l(), drupal_get_destination() and drupal_goto()

     145.  Understanding Drupal Console – Getting acquainted with the CLI tool

     146.  Breadcrumbs – Adding the current page

     147.  Adding Disqus comments – Installing the module and configuring the site

     148.  Admin Best Practices – Understanding roles

     149.  Creating pop-up windows – Exploring the convenience offered by modal windows

     150.  Web services – An intro by Larry Garfield

     151.  Drupal development tips – Quality and helpful pointers

     152.  Managing CSS and JavaScript files – Using Libraries

     153.   Understanding Page Manager and Panels – [14-Minute Video]

     154.  Typed Data and data validation – Understanding the concept

     155.  Service module – Understanding the working

     156.  Base Entity Types – Exploring differences between Configuration Entity and Content Entity

     157.  Working with Block Visibility Groups - Creating Conditional Layouts

     158.  Creating custom HTML Classes in a Block Region – Using Classy as base theme

     159.  Enabling "Development mode" on a local Drupal 8 site - Going through the steps

     160.  Deploying Drupal 8 Pantheon Site locally on Acquia Dev Desktop – Steps for easier install

     161.  Disabling cache during development – Understanding the caching mechanism

     162.  Updating the core – Manual updation

     163.  Understanding Linkit - What does it do

     164.  Using Cache Tags with Varnish and Purge - Making cached content expiration easier

     165.  Search API – [3-Minute Video]  

     166.  Exploring simpleSAMLphp Authentication – A detailed look at its working

     167.  Site building – Modeling data with fields

     168.  Drupal development tips – [6-Minute Video]

     169.  Overriding configuration values in settings.php – An example of a simple config form value override

     170.  Writing custom Drush commands – Understanding what's different from Drupal 7

     171.  Injecting services in plugins – Understanding the basics

     172.  Exploring the Supercache module – Understanding how it boosts performance

     173.  Exploring the Coffee module – Learning what it does

     174.  Using AppCache to take a website offline - A brief look

     175.  Learning about Origin Pull CDN - Understanding its working

     176.  Super Login module – Understanding its potential 

     177.  Developing Drupal 8 as a help center - Working with the WalkHub Help Widget

     178.  Understanding the breakpoints.yml file better – What is its purpose?

     179.  Sharing Breakpoints Between Drupal 8 and Sass – Understanding capabilities of the Breakpoint module

     180.  Upgrade paths between Drupal 8 module versions – Using code

     181.  Working with the Layout Plugin module to create layouts – [7 Minute video]

     182.  Exploring Monolog module – Making use of the Monolog PHP logging library

     183.  Exploring Display Suite module – Understanding its drag and drop interface

     184.  Inserting a contact form in a content type – Using the Contact Storage module

     185.  Porting Token module – A series of steps encountered

     186.  Introducing HTTP API for Drupal 8 Entity Queries – Working with Entity Query API 

     187.  Hosting Drupal 8 on DigitalOcean – List of resources

     188.  Launching Inventory Control System – Using Commerce 8.x-2.0-alpha4 on Drupal 8.1

     189.  Migrating a custom JSON feed – Using Migrate Source JSON

     190.  Checking out the new /core/rebuild.php – A brief look at its prowess

     191.  Understanding PLUpload Integration – Working with the PLUpload widget

     192.  Saving and retrieving taxonomy terms – Programmatically

     193.  Using #Drupal Console and Composer For Faster Development – Set of instructions

     194.  Creating a Search Page - [10-Min Video + Screenshots]

     195.  Preparing a Search strategy – Understanding the ingredients

     196.  Understanding Decoupled Blocks Module – Examining a proven model

     197.  Exploring the Brightcove Video Connect module – Understanding its architecture

     198.  Running Drupal 8 on PHP 7 – Understanding how Drupal 8 deployment is possible

     199.  Understanding the new CKEditor plugins – A brief look

     200.  Understanding Faceted Search – Using Search API Solr and Facets

     201.  Understanding the Workbench module – What it has in store

     202.  Creating breadcrumbs – How different is it from Drupal 7?

     203.  Speeding up #Drupal8 block rendering – Using Blackfire.io

     204.  Restricting Access to Content – Using the Content Access module

     205.  Brief look at web service solutions - Comparison of different service modules

     206.  Programmatically granting a role to a user – It’s easier to accomplish than in Drupal 7

     207.  Retrieving Entities from MongoDB – Creating a plugin

     208.  Working with PathAuto – Step-by-step instructions with screenshots

     209.  Registering an Event Subscriber – Using Code

     210.  Working with Acquia Bolt – Understanding the development tool

     211.  Working with BEM inspired classes – Applying them to themes

     212.  Understanding Event Subscribers – Using them as alternative to Alter Hooks

     213.  Hosted Apache Solr – Supporting Search API Solr

     214.  Before starting your first project – 5 Recommendations

     215.  Organic Groups and Message Stack – Understanding its present state

     216.  Exploring the Media Entity moduleUnderstanding what it has in store for you

     217.  Building forms – Using them as fieldable entities

     218.  Debugging – Understanding Kint

     219.  Understanding the Inline Entity Form moduleWhat does it do?

     220.  Configuration Workflows – Exploring some workflows to manage site configuration

     221.  Adding a custom CKEditor plugin - Enhancing content authoring

     222.  Paragraphs vs. ECK – A comparison

     223.  Working with Drupal 8, Pantheon & GitKraken – An Introduction

     224.  Using the Template Method pattern – Working better with software design patterns

     225.  Creating a Form Table – Using code

     226.  Understanding Lightning distro module – Exploring the starter kit

     227.  Writing a PHPUnit test – Step-by-step procedure

     228.  Debugging site performance using Web Profiler - [11-Minute video]

     229.  Debugging – Disabling cache and displaying messages

     230.  Code snippets for Site Builders – Useful tips

     231.  Managing media – Understanding Media Entity module

     232.  Google Analytics module – Understanding its potential

     233.  Creating a CKEditor plugin – Uploading images in between paragraphs

     234.  Routing tricks – For better admin URLs

     235.  Adding language id to the body class – Adding them to themes

     236.  Injecting Dependencies – Using a Block plugin

     237.  Understanding Permissions by Term module – Exploring its utility value

     238.  Understanding BigPipe Drupal 8 module – Exploring its benefits

     239.  Adding ReactJS in Drupal 8 with Composer – Using code

     240.  Loading JS and CSS libraries in a Drupal 8 controller – Using code

     241.  Applying patches with Composer – Using code

     242.  Working with the QueueWorker plugin – Understanding the php files to be created

     243.  Overview of the Commerce 2.x module for online stores – Step-by-step instructions

     244.  Working with batch processes – Creating a module to test a scenario

     245.  Using the Entity Print module – Understanding its utility value

     246.  Understanding class aliasing – Working with namespaces

Menus

     247.  Creating a custom menu – Building your own menu from the Admin interface

     248.  Adding items to a menu – Adding links to your menu from the Admin interface

     249.  Assigning a menu to your pages – Using Block Layout to assign pages

     250.  Changing order of links in menus – Reassigning the order of links

     251.  Deleting a custom menu – Removing a menu you created

     252.  Disabling menus – Disabling main and secondary menus

     253.  Generating menu items – Learning about Derivative plugins

     254.  New Menu Management – Creating a custom menu

Views

     255.  Dries talks about Views in Drupal 8

     256.  Guide to Views in Core – Learn about Drupal 8’s brand-new feature.

     257.  How to create a View – Detailed article featuring screenshots.

     258.  Exploring the improved displays in Views – The new view displays are worth a try!

     259.  Creating your first RESTful View – Learn how Views interact with REST services in Drupal 8.

     260.  Creating custom Views field – Adding a field to any node-based View.

     261.  Creating custom Views filter – Adding a custom filter to the view.

     262.  REST Export for Drupal 8 View – Using the REST Export feature.

     263.  Display Modes – A 14-Minute Video

     264.  Adding a Views filter – Using code to achieve this

     265.  How to theme Drupal 8 views by overriding default templatesIdentifying a custom theme and adding bootstrap 3 css and javascript files

     266.  Using views in Drupal 8 – A basic run-through

     267.  Creating Tabs with Views – [3-Minute Video]

     268.  Attaching a CSS or JS library to a View – Using a custom module

Twig - Drupal 8's new Avatar

     269.  What’s new for Themers? – An intro to Twig and what’s new in Drupal 8 theming.

     270.  Theming Fundamentals – Building a theme from scratch.

     271.  The anatomy of Theming – A deeper look into how theming works in Drupal 8.

     272.  Creating a Drupal theme from scratch – [PDF]

     273.  Twig and Responsive Images – 1-Hour Podcast

     274.  An analysis of base themes - which ones are working and which are not

     275.  Themes for beginners – An overview of easy to deploy themes

     276.  Discovering theme creation in Drupal 8 – Exploring in detail

     277.  Building a theme – Using Sass, Singularity, Breakpoint, LiveReload and Gulp

     278.  Developing a theme – A step-by-step guide

              1.  Installation [7-Minute Video]

              2.  Setup of theme [20-Minute Video]

              3.  Setting up regions and adding blocks [16-Minute Video]

              4.  Customizing content display using Views [20-Minute Video]

              5.  Working with CSS [19-Minute Video]

              6.  Working with regions and blocks using Views [25-Minute Video]

              7.  Working with Taxonomy and dropdown menu [26-Minute Video]

              8.  Rewriting the output of Views fields [16-Minute Video]

     279.  Getting twiggy with it! – Converting an existing theme to a Drupal 8 one.

     280.  Theme with Sass, Singularity & Breakpoint – An exhaustive theming article.

     281.  Debugging Twig – Working with the debug option.

     282.  DrupalCamp Theming Presentation  [Link to PDF in page]

     283.  Building a theme A look at what’s changed in Drupal 8.

     284.  Enabling/disabling themes – Enable and disable themes via the admin console

     285.  Uploading a new theme – Customize a site by uploading a theme of your choice

     286.  Changing the default theme – Setting another theme as the default one

     287.  Changing color sets – Exploring different color options

     288.  Customizing theme colors – Choosing custom colors for a site

     289.  Disabling Drupal logo – Disabling logo from the header

     290.  Setting custom logos – Adding a logo of your choice

     291.  Uploading a custom favicon – Replacing the stock Drupal favicon

     292.  Modules Unraveled: All you need to know about theming [1 Hour Podcast]

     293.  Up and Theming with Drupal 8 – Learning what's new

     294.  How to use theme libraries – Configuring themes with .yml files

     295.  Adding Google Fonts to a Drupal 8 Theme - Using the libraries method

     296.  Installing a Bootstrap subtheme – Using CDN

     297.  Using Twig – Comparison with PHPTemplate

     298.  Creating links within Twig Templates using path() and url() – Working with routes

     299.  Working with Twig – Creating a theme

     300.  Theming tips for developers – Understanding the concept of themes

     301.  Defining and using libraries - New functionality for Theming

     302.  Theming Best Practices - Understanding theming

     303.  5 Ready Themes – Helping themers have a better experience

     304.  Theming Views – Custom Style Plugins

     305.  Choosing Modules and Themes – Based on Drupal 8 compatibility as of March 30, 2016

     306.  Building theme using Bootstrap and LESS – A step-by-step guide

     307.  Including SVG icons in a Drupal 8 theme – Using Gulp

     308.  Create a custom Twig filter – Using an example

     309.  Crafting custom Theme Hook Suggestions and Templates – With code and screenshots

     310.  Using the right tools for theming – 5 recommended tools

     311.  Working with base core themes  – Understanding their worthiness

Configuration Management

     312.  An intro to Configuration Management (Part 1) – A look at how the configuration system works.

     313.  An intro to Configuration Management (Part 2)

     314.  A complete introduction to Drupal 8 Configuration Management To make a development-live site workflow

     315.  A walkthrough – Exploring the new Configuration Management system.

     316.  Working with the Configuration Module Filter in Drush 8 – Analyzing how --skip-modules flag can be helpful

     317.  An in-depth analysis of CMI – [50-Min Video]

     318.  Per environment config - Using Drush

     319.  CMI Overview – Understanding Configuration data

     320.  Drupal 8 Configuration Management – Solving the Configuration Conundrum

     321.  Configuration tips and examples – Making things easier for developers

     322.  Understanding the relevance of Configuration Management – Going through the basics

     323.  Configuration Workflows – Managing site configuration

     324.  Adding config to a Drupal 8 site – Understanding with a simple use case

Field API

     325.  Comparing the old and new Field API – Understanding what’s new.

     326.  Writing Custom FieldsAn article that's based on presentations made at DrupalCamp London

     327.  Creating a custom field

              1.  Field type – Creating a field type file and providing details for it

              2.  Field Drupal widget – Creating a field widget to associate with the type

              3.  Field Formatter – Creating a formatter to associate with the type

     328.  Creating Custom Field Formatters in Drupal 8  Defining a custom field formatter for an existing field.

     329.  5 New Fields – Making things easier for users

     330.  Field API Series:

1.    Field Formatters – Using Plugin API to create field formatters

2.    Field Widgets – Using Plugin API to create fields

3.    Entity Displays – Discussing Entity Field API

     331.  Display Suite FieldsCreating a custom Display Suite Field

     332.  Writing custom fields

              1.      Part 1

              2.      Part 2

Blocks

     333.  An introduction to Blocks API – Getting used to Blocks API.

     334.  Creating a block – [30-Minute Video]

     335.  Creating a block in seconds – Using Console to build a block quickly.

     336.  Exploring the Block Plugin API – A walk through creating a block.

     337.  Creating a block programmatically – [Video & Screenshots]

     338.  Configuring a block – Creating a simple block type and adding a form for it.

     339.  Creating a custom block – A simple block creation via function.

     340.  Programmatically creating a block – A useful article for creating Blocks.

     341.  Understanding custom block types – Analyzing the two new modules

     342.  Adding CSS Classes to Blocks in Drupal 8 – Using code

     343.  Working with Custom Blocks – Using a script

     344.  Creating a Custom Block – Using script

Modules

     345.  Introduction to modules – All you need to know about modules

     346.  Activating modules – Enabling a module via the admin interface

     347.  Installing a module – Downloading and installing a module

     348.  My first Drupal 8 module – Creating a custom module.

     349.  Creating a simple module – Understanding what's changed

     350.  Creating your first module – Taking you through the steps

     351.  Say Hello World to Drupal 8! – How’s creating a module in Drupal 8 different from that of Drupal 7?

     352.  Exploring a new world of modules – An interesting write-up on what’s new.

     353.  Converting a Drupal 7 module into a Drupal 8 one – Exploring the steps required for module conversion.

     354.  Writing a Hello World module – Writing a module from scratch.

     355.  Creating a module – [10-Minute Video]

     356.  Module Development

               1.  Getting started – Setting up a simple modules

               2.  Forms – Exploring the changes Symfony has brought about

               3.  Plugins – How plugins work with modules

     357.  Module Development Presentation – [Link to slides provided on page]

     368.  Build a Module: 

        1.    Routing, Controllers and Menu Links – Looking at what's new

2.    Blocks and Forms – Working with blocks and forms

3.    Config and the Service Container – Working with ConfigFormBase

4.    EntityFieldQuery – Checking out the new EntityFieldQuery class

5.    Symfony Event Dispatcher – Exploring how the Symfony Event Dispatcher works

369.  Creating your own simple module – [20-Minute Video]

370.  Setting up basic module scaffolding [3-Minute Video]

371.  The .info.yml file, YAML and type attribute[3-Minute Video]

372.  Adding a page programmatically with a module[6-Minute Video]

373.  Adding a hook_page_alter() and hook_form_alter()[5-Minute Video]

374.  Reviewing code in Controller class file [2-Minute Video]

375.  Reviewing code in the routing.yml file - [3-Minute Video]

376.  Reviewing code in the hook_menu() code[1-Minute Video]

        377.  Creating your first moduleA detailed approach with codes

        378.  Making a Drupal 8 Contrib Module A 2-Hour Video

        379.  Creating links with custom classes in Drupal 8 Modules – A brief look

        380.  Building Drupal 8 modules – A comprehensive guide

Content Updates - the new Inline Editing feature

381.   WYSIWYG and In-line Editing[5-Minute Video]

382.   Exploring Inline Editing in Drupal 8 – [9-Minute Video]

383.   WYSIWYG, inline and responsive images – Exploring content updates.

384.   Inline Editing An in-depth look

        385.   Inline Editing – [3-Minute Video]

Forums

386.   Enabling the Forum module – Enabling Forum module from the Admin section

387.   Removing an existing forum – Screenshots show how to delete an existing forum

388.   Creating a new forum – Screenshots show how to create a new forum

389.    Configuring forum settings – Configuring settings from the Admin section

Contact Forms

390.    Configuring a contact form – Creating a form that accepts feedback and captures an email address

391.    Adding a contact form to the menu – Attaching the form to the menu

Blog

392.    Creating a blog and overview of Configuration API[22-Minute Video]

393.    Installing the Blog module – Enabling Blog module for your site

394.    Making a blog entry – Adding blog entries

395.    Creating a comment section – Creating and customizing the comment field

396.    Disabling comments – Turning off comments for a specific post

        397.    Building a Blog

                   1.        Content types and fields – Understanding the blog content type

                   2.        Adding comments – Working with the Comment field

                   3.        Using Views – Working with the Frontpage view

                   4.        Drupal Commerce

                   5.        Creating and Managing Menus 

                   6.        Custom Contact Forms

        398.    What to expect – A look at how Drupal 8 will propel Drupal Commerce to become the best online retail solution ever!

Upgrade & Migration

        399.    Now or later?An Acquia article

400.    3 Reasons for upgrading your Drupal 6 site – Getting mentally prepared for the upgrade.

401.    When should you upgrade to Drupal 8? – Helping you make a timely decision.

402.    Migration Checklist – A list of to-dos.

403.      Upgrading considerations – What you should look out for

404.    Getting Ready for Drupal 8Setting your priorities right!

405.    DrupalCampNJ Migration Strategies [Audio] – Discussing migration strategies.

406.    Migrating from Drupal 6 to Drupal 8 – A Drupal.org resource.

        407.    Drupal 7 to Drupal 8 Migration – Observations

408.    Migrating Nodes from Drupal 7 – Migrating the built-in Article content type and creating a dynamic migration path.

409.    Migrating content – Talks about the in-built features available for facilitating migration.

        410.   On Drupal 6? Here are your options An interactive presentation.

        411.   You should be Building in Drupal 8 now! - Understanding the scope

        412.   Migration from a custom siteAll you need to know

        413.   Migrating from Drupal 6 with a custom process plugin Creating a custom plugin to make things easier for you

        414.   Improving Drupal 8 performanceMoving cache away from the Database

        415.   Using the Deploy module – Exploring how things work

        416.   A simple Drupal 7 to 8 migration – Exploring the functionality offered by Migrate

        417.   Updating Nginx Configuration – Updating Nginx config files for smooth transition to Drupal 8

        418.   Migration – A look at all the modules involved

        419.   Drupal 8 migration status and surprises – Migrating from Drupal 6 

        420.   Migrating from a custom site – Exploring the Migration framework

        421.  Backup and Restore – Restoring a Drupal 8 site

        422.  Backing up a Drupal 8 Database to S3 with Drush & Jenkins – Using  s3cmd

        423.  Deciding when to Upgrade – Looking at some reasons to take upgrades seriously

        424.  Exploring Migration in the core – Writing migrations

        425.  Reducing risks using Backup & Restore – Being prepared

        426.  Drupal 6 to 8 – Custom content migration

        427.  Upgrading to Drupal 8 - What you need to know

        428.  Custom Content Migration from Drupal 6 to 8.1 – Without code

        429.  Drupal 7 to 8 Migration – Observations

        430.  Getting the Install Profile ready for Drupal 8 - Understanding what's different

RESTful Web Services

431.  Creating a standard RESTful Web Service – Trying out the new web services.

432.    Creating a RESTful View – Creating your first RESTful View.

433.    Drupal 8 RESTful services – [Webinar]

434.    RESTful Web Services in 3 Easy Steps – Working with the RESTful API.

435.    RESTful services in core [22-Minute Video]

        436.    Using REST Export with Views - Exporting article content type through Views

        437.    How to create a REST API Export in Drupal 8It's a lot simpler than Drupal 7!

        438.    Retrieving Content Using Backbone.js – Using Backbone.js and Drupal 8 as a RESTFUL.API

        439.    REST Requests – Examining out-of-the-box features

        440.  3 Tips for using REST APIs – Helpful hints

        441.  Creating a Multimedia Installation – Using REST API

        442.  REST-aware Routing – Understanding new API capabilities

        443.  Creating custom REST resources for POST methods – Using code

        444.  Using contact forms via REST – With code and screenshots

        445.  Understanding Drupal 8 REST module better – Going through REST basics

Multilingual Support

446.    Understanding Drupal 8’s multi-lingual support – Exploring the world of multi-lingual sites.

447.    New Multilingual Features – [14-Minute Video]

448.    Drupal Multilingual Tutorial:

1.    Language First – Exploring the language option during installation.

2.    Core modules associated with languages – Checking out different modules associated with improving multilingual experience.

3.    Language setup features – Exploring language setup features provided by Language module.

4.    Detection and selection options – More flexible and sophisticated.

5.    Language assignment – Extensive language recognition and assignment.

6.    Right to left (RTL) language support – Exploring RTL language support.

7.    Language visibility and filtering – Understanding the extent of language visibility.

8.    Transliteration – Exploring the built-in transliteration support.

9.    Automated translation downloads – Checking out translation updates.

10.  Translation API – Exploring the new APIs for software translation.

11.  String customizations tracked – Tracking customizations done to translation preferences.

12.  English language setting improvements – Configuring English as a translation target.

13.  Enhanced software translation UI – Exploring the UI to make translation customizations.

14.  Intro to content and configuration – Exploring extent of multilingual support for content and configuration.

15.  Configuration translation basics – Exploring core features for translation.

16.  Configuration translation development – Helping developers work with configuration translation.

17.  Content translation basics – Discussing the Content translation module.

18.  Core content translation workflow – Using workflows to specify how the content is translated

19.  Content translation development – Using APIs to translate entities

        449.  Multilingual Blog View With no Duplicates – And no post omissions

        450.  Building a new multilingual Drupal 8 site – Using an example

Mobile Initiative

451.    Drupal 8 Mobile Initiative[19-Minute Video]

        452.    Mobile-focusedDrupal 8 is highly mobile-friendly!

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Comments

  • by jojy.alphonso
  • Tue, 09/01/2015 - 06:00

Informative write-up. I will add the link.

  • by RdeBoer (not verified)
  • Tue, 09/01/2015 - 04:13

Awesome!
Thanks so much for compiling and sharing.
Rik

  • by jojy.alphonso
  • Tue, 09/01/2015 - 06:05

You are welcome!

  • by Dinesh WGHMARE (not verified)
  • Tue, 09/01/2015 - 13:00

God Work! @_@

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