MCA Denver wanted a simpler experience for publishing events, but needed to combine content from multiple external sources. We designed a solution that let's them do just that, automating the parts that used to require tedious copy-and-paste.
Posts in Drupal 8
I have two content types: Art and Artist. The first content type, Art, has an entity reference field to the second content type, Artist. I have a view named “Art” which shows all Art content with an exposed “Artist” filter that lets a user pare down their results. For example, a user might use the “Artist” filter to only show art by Cleon Peterson.
During a recent Drupal 8 project we needed to collect structured address information outside the context of an entity. Specifically, adding a section for address and phone number to the Basic Site Settings configuration page. As it turns out, the same functionality you get on entities is now also available to the Form API.
Drupal’s vastly improved upgrade path is a huge win for the platform and a major reason organizations should consider migrating to Drupal 8 sooner rather than later.
Last month, Aten’s own Michaela Blackham presented on accessibility and what it means for each person in your company. From designers to developers to project managers and beyond, Michaela went through ways for everyone to champion making our products more accessible. She also explained that accessibility is more than just testing on screen readers for users with visual disabilities. Any person could become even temporarily disabled at any moment. A broken finger or sprained wrist will affect people’s ability to interact with the things we build.
Drupal 8 form and view modes seem very promising on the surface, but they're not always usable out-of-the-box. Moreover, they can be the less secure option when you're trying to protect your data or hide sensitive information. This blog post will cover how to hide and secure your information at the field level using
The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver (MCA) is hands-down one of my favorite local destinations. It was a huge privilege and exciting opportunity to work on their new website. One of our primary objectives on the project was to create tools that provide MCA’s content authors really flexible control of the layout on key pages.