How to use ES6 in Drupal 8

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 04:58 | 4617 Views

I bet many of you doesn't understand what is ES6, being honest I didn't know this term until a few days ago. 

ES6 stands for ECMAScript v6 or ES2015, but in simple words, is just Javascript; Correct Javascript as simple as that.

How to load JS and CSS libraries in a Drupal 8 controller

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 08:03 | 8429 Views

In the blog entry, I show you how to add into Drupal 8 any library globally using composer.

But, that library is just there, because the library isn't used for any module or theme. For that reason, I am going to show you how to use a library in a controller.

In my example, I will include ReactJS inside a controller to be able to create react elements in that controller, to show how to use I will create a simple ReactJS form.

How to apply patches in Drupal 8 with Composer

Wed, 08/10/2016 - 06:57 | 35074 Views

How I mentioned in my previous post How to add ReactJS in Drupal 8 with Composer, Composer is a fundamental part of Drupal 8 development workflow.

Like any open source projects, contributions are the core of Drupal, and those contributions are included in Drupal modules and themes and event Drupal core via Patches.

How to add ReactJS in Drupal 8 with Composer

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 07:37 | 2800 Views

Inside the Drupal-verse the usage of Composer in our workflow is getting more and more popular.

To be honest, the immersion of composer in Drupal community hasn't been easy, but changes never are easy.

For the beginning of 2015, a new project sees the light Drupal Composer with the idea of modifying the way we do our development process in Drupal.

Drupal Composer project cover from install Drupal core, modules, themes, dependencies, patches and a long list of etc.

Around Drupal Tour 2016 Statistics

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 06:00 | 323 Views

A few days ago I completed the adventure of travel around the world to learn and share with Drupal communities in Asia and Oceania.

First things first, a big thank you to my business partner at Anexus, Kenny Abarca because without him this trip wouldn't have been possible, enabling me and the company to have a global impact in the Drupal community.

Here's the insight statistics of the tour.

The Best of Drupalcon New Orleans 2016

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 09:41 | 251 Views

These days, it seems that there’s a Drupal event going on somewhere in the world on almost a daily basis (check Drupical and behold the most complete listing of Drupal events, ranging from Iceland to Chile, and of course Costa Rica!). Camps, summits, meetups, trainings… You name it. However, Drupalcon is still without a doubt the biggest event in the Drupal universe, and Anexus is proud of taking part once again in this week of learning, sharing, and networking with the Drupal community.

Debugging Twig templates in Drupal 8 Kint

Mon, 02/22/2016 - 08:45 | 1920 Views

One of the most frequent task in development for Drupal is debugging elements that are about to be printed, the most fundamental method to get the debug values is using functions print and print_r

However, with the arrival of Drupal 8 everything change and the usage of that functions is not possible. To resolve that problem with could use the implementation of Kint in Drupal 8.

Elysia Cron without Elysia in Drupal 8

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 21:48 | 1532 Views

One of the most popular modules in Drupal worlds is Elysia Cron, because allow us to have a granular control over cron function execution process.

Therefore, the uncomfortable question nowadays is when we will have a version of Drupal 8 of Elysia Cron, because, for some websites this module is critical to publish a website in production.

I heard some people that say, due modules like Elysia are not ported yet to Drupal 8 yet, Drupal 8 couldn't be considered for production sites.

Around the Drupal World in 120 Days

Sun, 01/17/2016 - 10:54 | 264 Views

As part of our commitment to grow the Drupal community worldwide is that we are proud to announce the support for Enzo in his next adventure to try to save the world, one commit at the time.

Enzo believes in the idea that Open Source must reach as many people as possible, for that reason, we decided to provide support for his journey and preach about Drupal 8 and the Drupal Console across Asia and Oceania in a 120 days trip.

Here's the itinerary across eighteen cities in thirteen countries and three continents.

5 Things We Learned at DrupalCon Los Angeles

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 18:54 | 82 Views

So here we are, we've had a few days to recover from the intense experience that a DrupalCon always is, and while our energy levels might not be at 100% just yet (we'll probably need a full week for that!), let's grab a cup of coffee and review some of the things we learned at DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015.