When our client Pernod Ricard asked us to re-build the Piña Colada Day website, we were all pretty excited here at CTI. With less than week to go (at the time of writing this blog) until Piña Colada day we can almost taste the Malibu!
After recently upgrading one of our existing Magento 2 clients from Magento 2.1.4 up to Magento 2.1.6 an issue was reported whereby images on the front-end were not displaying correctly.
War Child UK describes itself as “a small charity that protects children living in some of the world's most dangerous war zones”. Founded in 1993, the charity works with vulnerable children and communities in war torn areas; providing safe spaces, access to education, skills training and much more to ensure that children’s lives are not torn apart by war.
War Child International has multiple offices all over the world, protecting, educating, and empowering marginalised children.
I write bad code. So do you. So do our colleagues. Whether you realise it yet or not, the project you’re working on right now contains bad code. This isn’t as terrible as it first seems. The code behind a site doesn’t have to be perfect to provide value. In fact, the bad code might never cause a problem. It might only become a problem when new functionality is required later and the way something has been done makes it more difficult to add the required change. Situations like this are ripe for refactoring.
Leaders and decision makers from across public sector and central government converged today in London for the Open Source Open Standards conference.
Three times a year, thousands of Drupal enthusiasts from across the globe join together to support, develop and celebrate the Drupal platform. From communication sprints to Bollywood dancing, the conference was action packed full of fun activities for everyone to get involved in (and when we say ‘everyone’...we mean everyone). DrupalCon Asia was as Paul Johnson, our Head of Drupal described, “a seminal moment in the history of Drupal” and the past week's activity on social media did nothing but reinforce this statement.
With the release of Drupal 8 a lot has changed. Drupal 7 primarily relies on procedural PHP code whereas Drupal 8 is mostly object oriented. To get to grips with some of the fundamentals of Drupal 8 we’re going to create a custom module, register a menu router item within said module and finally output some rendered markup on the page.
To celebrate the launch of the new Star Wars movie, we decided to have a little fun...