Features module is widely used for configuration and site-building. It can be used from exporting views to building full Drupal distributions.
The grid is the foundation of any solid design and can give your website visual and structural balance. But are there other reasons for using grids? How does one grid differ from another?
Most development shops make use of a "development/staging/production" server model.
Building a powerful content and social strategy is a lot like building a house—various tools are needed to keep all of the pieces moving and working together. Workflow. Content development for multiple channels. Publishing schedules.
With Big Data and Open Data Initiatives gaining momentum at quick pace, commercial, non-profit and government organizations are looking for innovative make-overs of how they present data to their stakeholders.
When trying to improve your website’s performance, there are a number of strategies and combinations you can choose from, some of which are contradictory or not best for all kinds of sites.
Drupal's great. But why is it so hard to have velocity but not viscosity around clients, dev teams and projects? This thrashing leaves many clients leaving Drupal and many Drupalers hating clients.
One of Drupal's key strengths is the contributed module space. Without them, Drupal's core doesn't do much at all. These over-worked, under-paid, and under-appreciated professionals create tremendous value for everyone in the community.
Content creators are the people who will continue using the CMS you built, years after you've left the project. As a Drupal Sitebuilder/Developer, you are designing the workflows that will help them to work effectively...
You're stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to community modules. They're awesome and free but picking the right one can take a lot of trial and error.