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Migrating to Drupal 9: When You Need to Do It and What the Process Looks Like

Major Drupal-to-Drupal migrations are soon going to be a thing of the past, because of the easy upgrade path that has been established with Drupal 8. However, Drupal remains one of the most popular Content Management Systems (CMS) for very good reasons, and there will always be a need for migrations for sites with a lot of content coming from forlorn CMSes, or from proprietary systems that cost an arm and a leg and lack the flexibility that Drupal provides.

8 Essential Drupal Modules That We Use in Every Project

Drupal core (basic out-of-the-box Drupal) comes with a set of modules that provide for its basic functionality, which include Node, Views, User, System, Taxonomy, etc. In addition, the large and active Drupal community provides a huge variety of contributed modules. What’s amazing—and in keeping with Drupal’s open-source ethos—is that the grand majority of Drupal modules are all open source.

Here are 8 modules that we have found to be critical, and that we use in every Drupal project:

Forget Adobe? How Sketch, InVision & Studio transformed our design process

Fighting the tide is never a solution

As a designer, it’s hard enough to convince yourself it’s worth both the investment of time and cost in changing to a new piece of software, incorporating systemic change to your processes seems a daunting if not overwhelming task that recalls the old adage ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.’ But to convince an entire workforce to take a bold new direction in how they run the design department, re-structure all your existing processes from initial mockups, prototyping and production handover?