Talking Drupal
Talking Drupal is a weekly chat about web design and development by a group a guys with one thing in common, we love Drupal. With hosts Stephen Cross, Jason Pamental, John Picozzi and Nic Laflin. Recorded weekly in a Google Hangout at www.TalkingDrupal.com

 

In the episode we discuss using third party email services for outbound transactional emails. www.talkingdrupal.com/164

 

Agenda

  • Drupal PSA

  • Drupal as bad as Sharepoint?

  • Types of outbound e-mail

  • Email Services

  • Mandril

  • SendGrid

     

Resources

PSA-2018-001

Developer Survey Results 2018

Why is Drupal now the second most hated platform behind SharePoint?

Transactional Email: The 7 Best Services to Send 1000s of Emails Daily

Mandril

SendGrid

 

 

Hosts

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal164.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT

In this episode we share our first impressions of Drupal 8.5 experimental module Layout Builder.  www.talkingdrupal.com/163

 Topics

  • Experimental module

  • Lacking good documentation and examples to get you started

  • Installation

    • Requires Layout Discovery
  • All or nothing

  • Layout scope - Content type or Node

  • Observations and issues

  • Replacement of Panels?

 

Resources

- https://dri.es/an-update-on-the-layout-initiative-for-drupal-8-4-8-5

Hosts

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal163.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:37pm EDT

In episode #162 we talk about Project Management tools we use. www.talkingdrupal.com/162

Topics

  • News
    • Drupal 8.5 released
    • Drush sanitize issue
  • Types of PM tools
  • Basecamp
  • Jira
  • Redmine
  • Rally
  • Trello
  • Asana
  • HipChat
  • Slack
  • Notebook (yes)
  • OmniFocus
  • Email
  • Timetracking

Hosts

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal162.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:35pm EDT

In episode #161 we talk about HTTPS!  www.talkingdrupa.com/161

Topics

Upcoming Events

Patching Core

HTTPS

  • What is https and why does it exist
  • Recent histry with HTTPS
  • Securing your webste with HTTPS
  • Forcing HTTPS
  • HSTS 

Modules

Secure Pages

HSTS

Resources

Nerd Summit

DrupalCon Nashville

Composer Patches

Blog - A Secure web is here to stay

Google Starts Giving A Ranking Boost to Secure HTTPS/SSL Sites

Let's Encrypt

Cert Signing Request

HSTS Preload Request Form 

Hosts

Direct download: TalkingDrupal161.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:40pm EDT