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Say Hello world to Drupal 8! [Basic steps involved in Creating a custom module in Drupal 8]

By rakesh.james Thu, 10/16/2014 - 19:22 13 Comments

Compared to Drupal 7, there are few more steps involved in creating a custom module in Drupal 8. That's because Drupal 8 is using Symfony 2 components. Like Symfony, Drupal 8 code is object-oriented. 

Here are the steps to create a custom module in Drupal 8:

Step 1: File Structure

In Drupal 8, we should keep the custom or contributed modules under modules folder in the root directory.

5 Popular Drupal Modules For Development

By jojy.alphonso Tue, 10/14/2014 - 16:53 Comments

Drupal ranks among the most popularly sought open source solutions, primarily because of the wide selection of modules on offer. These modules can be deployed to add complex functionality that can extend Drupal's already powerful capabilities. Featured here are modules such as Backup and Migrate, Field group and Media, among others.

The functionality achieved with the modules help Drupal storm ahead of Joomla and WordPress with ease. Go through the modules provided in the article. How many of them have you used? Which modules according to you are more popular? Let us know your thoughts in the article’s comment box.

5 Reasons Why You Should Have A CMS Website For Your Business

By jojy.alphonso Mon, 09/29/2014 - 17:43 Comments

CMS websites play a very important role in the way businesses are run in the world today. The article explores the reasons why CMS websites are a must for businesses to excel. If you represent a business organization and wish to get ahead of competitors, then it is wise to adopt a CMS solution for your company’s website.

The reasons featured in the article will help potential users take a wise decision while going for a CMS website. Better content management, enhanced scalability and superior SEO capabilities are some of the reasons mentioned in the article. Go through this article to make an informed decision.

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