Last week I attended the Future Insights Conference in Las Vegas. For those unfamiliar with this conference, it's a combination of the Future of Web Design conference and the Future of Web Apps conference.
Dear Chapter Three, I'm in Drupal 7 and have Apache Solr running on my Pantheon site and we need to customize the layout of the search results page. We've been using Panels for every other page, so we'd really ...
Dear Chapter Three, I recently had a project where I was tasked with selecting the "Tabs" style for a particular Panels region. I clicked the cog wheel for a particular region, but all I see is "Add content". W ...
I consider use of a base theme to be Level 2 theming because this should mean that you've either grown enough or failed enough as a themer to want to do things the Drupal way. That means no longer hacking core ...
In Level 1 we introduce the anatonmy of the theme and the files you'll find within. We walk through creating your own basic theme and introduce the concept of sub-theming. In the "evolution of a themer", this i ...
One of the hardest challenges in web design is creating a design that effectively meets the needs of a business's diversified customer base. 90% of the time, a business targets several audiences, all of whom wa ...
If you haven’t jumped into the mobile arena yet, you are late to the party. Luckily, Drupal makes it shockingly easy to serve mobile-optimized content. Here are some scenarios: Scenario 1: Make an existing site ...
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Dear Chapter Three, I'm looking for a job and I'm fairly tech savvy. I've considered taking classes for web design and media, but a friend told me that I should learn Drupal... but I've never heard of it before ...
Whether you're creating an original elaborate design from scratch, or just need to produce someting really quick, this templated approach serves as an excellent tool for sites of all sizes. We will showcase our ...
Something funny happened while at Drupalcon Copenhagen . I was approached a guy in a bar after I gave my talk on Design For Drupal: A Template Approach , who said, "Your talk was good, but you should talk about ...