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Drupal 8 Development Cookbook

Author: Matt Glaman

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 370

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Over 60 hands-on recipes that get you acquainted with Drupal 8's features and help you harness its power About This Book Discover the enhanced content authoring experience that comes with Drupal 8 and how to customize it Take advantage of the broadened multilingual and tools of the new version to provide an internationalized website This step-by-step guide will show you how to deploy from development, staging, and production of a website with Drupal 8's brand new configuration management system Who This Book Is For This book is for those have been working with Drupal, such as site builders, back-end developers, and front-end developers, and who are eager to see what awaits when they start using Drupal 8 What You Will Learn Extend Drupal through contributed or custom modules and themes Develop an internationalized website with Drupal's multilingual tools Integrate third-party front-end and back-end libraries with Drupal Turn Drupal into a web services provider using REST Create a mobile-first responsive Drupal application Run SimpleTest and PHPUnit to test Drupal Understand the plugin system that powers many of Drupal 8's new APIs to extend its functionality Get to grips with the mechanics of the configuration management system and the ability to import and export site configuration In Detail Began as a message board, Drupal today is open source software maintained and developed by a community of over 1,000,000 users and developers. Drupal is used by numerous local businesses to global corporations and diverse organizations all across the globe. With Drupal 8?s recent release and the exciting features it brings, this book will be your go-to guide to experimenting with all of these features through helpful recipes. We'll start by showing you how to customize and configure the Drupal environment as per your requirements, as well as how to install third-party libraries and then use them in the Drupal environment. Then we will move on to creating blocks and custom modules with the help of libraries. We will show you to use the latest mobile-first feature of Drupal 8, which will help you make your apps responsive across all the major platforms. This book will also show you how to incorporate multilingual facilities in your sites, use web services and third-party plugins with your applications from inside Drupal 8, and test and deploy your apps Style and approach This practical, recipe-based book will provide you with actionable techniques and methods to improve your existing Drupal development skills. It will get you started with Drupal 8 and will be your reference guide to building new applications with Drupal.
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Drupal 8 Development Cookbook - Second Edition

Author: Matt Glaman

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 430

View: 689

Over 60 hands-on recipes that get you acquainted with Drupal 8's features and help you harness its powerAbout This Book* Discover the enhanced content authoring experience that comes with Drupal 8 and how to customize it* Take advantage of the broadened multilingual and tools of the new version to provide an internationalized website* This step-by-step guide will show you how to deploy from development, staging, and production of a website with Drupal 8's brand new configuration management systemWho This Book Is ForThe audience of the Drupal 8 Cookbook have been using Drupal and are ready to get a grasp of what to expect in Drupal 8. They have worked with Drupal as site builders, back-end developers, and front-end developers and are eager to see what awaits when they start using Drupal 8. This book will be a resource that allows them to get started and have a reference to building new applications with Drupal.What You Will Learn* Extend Drupal through contributed or custom modules and themes* Develop an internationalized website with Drupal's multilingual tools* Integrate third-party front-end and back-end libraries with Drupal* Turn Drupal into a web services provider using REST* Create a mobile-first responsive Drupal application* Run SimpleTest and PHPUnit to test Drupal* Understand the plugin system that powers many of Drupal 8's new APIs to extend its functionality* Get to grips with the mechanics of the configuration management system and the ability to import and export site configurationIn DetailBegan as a message board, Drupal today is open source software maintained and developed by a community of over 1,000,000 users and developers. Drupal is used by numerous local businesses to global corporations and diverse organizations all across the globe. With Drupal 8's exciting features it brings, this book will be your go-to guide to experimenting with all of these features through helpful recipes.We'll start by showing you how to customize and configure the Drupal environment as per your requirements, as well as how to install third-party libraries and then use them in the Drupal environment. Then we will move on to creating blocks and custom modules with the help of libraries. We will show you how to use the latest mobile-first feature of Drupal 8, which will help you make your apps responsive across all the major platforms. This book will also show you how to incorporate multilingual facilities in your sites, use web services and third-party plugins with your applications from inside Drupal 8, and test and deploy your apps.Style and approachThis practical, recipe-based book will provide you with actionable techniques and methods to improve your existing Drupal development skills.
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Drupal 8: Enterprise Web Development

Author: Nick Abbott

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 1005

View: 325

Harness the power of Drupal 8 to create enterprise-grade, highly scalable websites About This Book Build complete, complex websites with no prior knowledge of web development entirely using the intuitive Drupal user interface Ensure your sites are modern, responsive and mobile-friendly through utilizing the full features available in Drupal 8 Quickly master theme administration, custom block layouts, views, and the Twig template structure Who This Book Is For This course is suitable for web developers, designers, as well as web administrators who are keen on building modern, scalable websites using Drupal 8 and its wide range of new features What You Will Learn Set up a local “stack” development environment and install your first Drupal 8 site Find out what is available in the Drupal 8 core Integrate third-party front-end and back-end libraries with Drupal Understand the plugin system that powers many of Drupal 8's new APIs to extend its functionality Build custom block layouts with reusable and fieldable blocks Work with the new Twig PHP templating engine Develop a theme from scratch following a step-by-step project outline In Detail This Drupal 8 course takes you through the journey of building, extending, and customizing websites to build highly scalable and enterprise-ready websites. The first part—Learning Drupal 8—takes you step by step through building a Drupal 8 website. You will start with the basics, such as setting up a local “stack” development environment and installing your first Drupal 8 site, then we move on to image and media handling and extending Drupal modules. This section will help you get to grips with the modular nature of Drupal, and you'll learn how to extend it by adding new functionalities to create your new modules. After learning to develop and manage a modern and responsive website using Drupal 8, you'll start exploring different techniques to take advantage of the new Drupal 8 features. The next module—Drupal 8 Development Cookbook—is your go-to guide to experimenting with all of Drupal 8's features through helpful recipes. You will explore techniques to customize and configure the Drupal environment, create blocks and custom modules, as well as make your web apps responsive by harnessing the mobile-first feature of Drupal 8. This module will also show you how to incorporate multilingual facilities in your sites, use web services and third-party plugins with your applications from inside Drupal 8, and test and deploy your apps. In the third part—Drupal 8 Theming with Twig—you will master Drupal 8's new Twig templating engine to customize the look and feel of your website. This section will walk you through a real-world project to create a Twig theme from concept to completion while adopting best practices to implement CSS frameworks and JavaScript libraries. You will see just how quick and easy it is to create beautiful, responsive Drupal 8 websites while avoiding the common mistakes that many front-end developers make. By the end, you will have learned how to develop, manage, extend, and customize an enterprise-level website. This Learning Path combines some of the best that Packt has to offer in one complete, curated package. It includes content from the following Packt products: Learning Drupal 8 by Nick Abbott and Richard Jones Drupal 8 Development Cookbook by Matt Glaman Drupal 8 Theming with Twig by Chaz Chumley Style and approach This course offers a thorough coverage of developing, managing, extending, and designing highly scalable websites using the Drupal 8 platform. Filled with practical examples and recipes, this course is a great combination of example-driven learning complemented by interesting techniques to take advantage of the Drupal platform.

Drupal 8 Administration Cookbook

Author: Matthew Lechleider

Publisher:

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Page: 239

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Over 70 recipes to help you with complete Drupal 8 site management and administrationAbout This Book* Real-world recipes on Drupal administration to give you practical and actionable knowledge.* Take the leap to become a professional administrator with Drupal 8 with this Cookbook.* Each recipe is a carefully organized sequence of instructions to complete the task as efficiently as possible.Who This Book Is ForThe typical target audience of this book would be site administrators who have some basic experience with content management systems. No previous experience with Drupal is required.What you will learn* Manage users, permissions, and content in Drupal 8* Utilize Drupal 8's default options and modules to perform some fairly advanced tasks.* Accomplish common goals featured on majority of websites by utilizing Drupal modules and plugins.* Push updates live into productions that will keep your site online for years at a time.* Secure your site by adding and configuring the necessary modules.* Explore Drupal in various mobile scenarios such as theme detection and data to/from android/ios.* Manage a Drupal 8 website with multiple languages* Migrate data in or out of Drupal 8 to communicate with 3rd party systems* Ensure a Drupal site is compatible with more advanced external services* Troubleshoot common tasks and issues when administering a Drupal 8 websiteIn DetailDrupal is one of the most trusted and widely used CMS frameworks. Drupal 8 is the latest, greatest release of the world's most widely used enterprise web CMS. It's fast, flexible and a complete web development framework.This book allows you to administer and manage the Drupal 8 ecosystem and also the apps created with it. It begins with custom set up of Drupal 8 and configuring it as per your development requirements. You will then perform basic administration tasks such as adding, editing and deleting users. Further, you will utilize the default options and modules that Drupal 8 provides and also use contributed modules/plugins to extend Drupal 8 to perform the necessary tasks.You will then see how to keep your site up to date by using version control with proper updates as exportable. Moving on, you will optimize your website for your mobile device and integrate your website with social networking websites such as Facebook and Twitter. You will integrate payment gateway in your website and using secure messaging and ensuring safe transactions. Lastly, you will learn some troubleshooting techniques to deal with issues that arise when administering a Drupal 8 website.By the end of the book, you will learn all the recipes that optimizes your sites performance and helps you to administer and manage your website.
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Drupal 7 Views Cookbook

Author: J. Ayen Green

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 218

View: 346

This is a cookbook containing plenty of easy-to-follow practical recipes with screenshots that will help you in mastering the Drupal Views module. Drupal 7 Views Cookbook is for developers or technically proficient users who are fairly comfortable with the concepts behind websites and the Drupal environment.
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Drupal 6 Theming Cookbook

Author: Karthik Kumar

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 621

Over 100 clear step-by-step recipes to create powerful, great-looking Drupal themes.
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Drush for Developers - Second Edition

Author: Juampy Novillo Requena

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 180

View: 99

This book is a best fit for backend developers with a basic knowledge of Drupal's APIs and some experience using the command line. Perhaps you already worked on one or two Drupal projects, but have never dived deep into Drush's toolset. In any case, this book will give you a lot of advice by covering real-world challenges in Drupal projects that can be solved using Drush.
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PHP 7: Real World Application Development

Author: Doug Bierer

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 1091

View: 578

Use new features of PHP 7 to solve practical, real-world problems faced by PHP developers like yourself every day. About This Book This course covers the new features of version 7.x, best practices for server-side programming, and MVC frameworks Leverage the potential of PHP for server-side programming, memory management, and Object-Oriented Programming to improve your programming productivity This course also illustrates the development of a complete modular application using PHP 7 in detail Who This Book Is For If you are an aspiring web developer, mobile developer, or back-end programmer, who has basic experience in PHP programming and wants to develop performance-critical applications, then this course is for you. It will take your PHP programming skills to next level. What You Will Learn Solve practical real-world programming problems using PHP 7 Discover where and when PHP 5 code needs to be re-written to avoid backwards-compatibility breaks Use advanced PHP 7 features such as the Abstract Syntax Tree, Uniform Variable Syntax, Scalar Type Hints, Generator Delegation, Anonymous Classes, and the Context Sensitive Lexer Set up a high performance development and production environment for PHP 7 Discover new OOP features in PHP 7 to achieve high performance Discover the new features of PHP 7 that are relevant to modular application development Explore the ins and outs of the Symfony framework Build a set of modules based on the Symfony framework that comprise a simple web shop app In Detail PHP is a great language for developing web applications. It is essentially a server-side scripting language. PHP 7 is the latest version, providing major backward-compatibility breaks and focusing on improved performance and speed. This course follows a learning path which is divided into three modules. Each module is a mini course in its own right, taking your basic PHP programing skills to the next level by showing you intermediate to advanced PHP techniques with a focus on PHP 7. This way, get you equipped with the tools and skills required to develop professional and efficient applications for your websites and enterprises. The first module of the book is a programming cookbook that consists over 80 recipes! Each recipe is designed to solve practical, real-world problems faced by PHP developers like yourself every day. This course also covers new ways of writing PHP code made possible only in version 7. The second module of the course is designed to improve the performance and productivity of your application. We'll introduce you to the concepts of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) in PHP 7, then shed some light on how to improve the performance of your PHP 7 applications and database. Throughout this module you will be introduced to benchmarking tools. With all important concepts of PHP covered up you will move on to third module. In this module you will gain a deep insight into the modular programming paradigm and how to achieve modularity in your PHP code. Modular design techniques help you build readable, manageable, reusable, and more efficient codes. PHP 7, which is a popular open source scripting language, is used to build modular functions for your software. This Learning Path combines some of the best that Packt has to offer in one complete, curated package. It includes content from the following Packt products: PHP 7 Programming Cookbook, Doug Bierer Learning PHP 7 High Performance, Altaf Hussain Modular Programming with PHP 7, Branko Ajzele Style and approach This book takes a practical, step-by-step approach with real-world examples that serve as building blocks for your application development and guide you through improving the quality of your code.
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Programming for PaaS

Author: Lucas Carlson

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 144

View: 551

Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is gaining serious traction among web and mobile developers, but as new PaaS providers emerge and existing vendors upgrade their features, it’s hard to keep track of what PaaS has to offer. This thorough introduction takes you through the PaaS model from a developer’s point of view, and breaks down the types of services that Google App Engine, Windows Azure, Heroku, Cloud Foundry, and others deliver. Whether you’re an entrepreneur or part of a large enterprise development team, this book shows you how PaaS can help you focus on innovative applications, rather than spend your time worrying about technical operations. Track the cloud’s evolution from IaaS and DevOps to PaaS Learn how PaaS combines the simplicity of shared web hosting with the control of dedicated hosting Explore the benefits of both portable and non-portable PaaS options Apply best practices for moving legacy apps to PaaS—and understand the challenges involved Write new applications for PaaS from scratch with RESTful meta-services Use PaaS to build mobile apps with backend services that scale Examine the core services that each major provider currently offers Learn the situations in which PaaS might not be advantageous