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 episode #171 we talk share tips regarding Drupal Interviews. www.talkingdrupal.com/171

Agenda

Typical Questions

  • What are your 5 goto modules, D7 and/or D8?
  • What benefits have you seen from Drupal 8 and what has frustrated you about Drupal 8?
  • What criteria do you use when selecting a Drupal contributed module?
  • When do you use custom code?
  • What is your process for updating a module to the latest release?
  • What’s the site you’re most proud of?
  • What’s the site you wish you could redo and why?
  • Are you familiar with OOP coding style in Drupal 8
  • Are you familiar with the symphony framework
  • How do you keep up with the industry and learn new skills techniques

Tips

  • Bring your laptop and make sure it works
  • Show up early
  • Have questions for the company or interviewer
  • Ask for an interview with a friend - practice
  • Appropriate dress

Hosts

Stephen Cross - www.ParallaxInfoTech.com @stephencross

John Picozzi - www.oomphinc.com @johnpicozzi

Nic Laflin - www.nLighteneddevelopment.com @nicxvan

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal171.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:04am EDT

In this episode, we talk about using Linux for your local development. www.talkingdrupal.com/170

 

Agenda

  • Mollom has closed down
  • What we use for local development
  • Mac and Linux
  • Stephen's move to Linux
  • How to get started with Linux
  • Issues with moving to Linux

Resources

Mollom

System 76 Meerkay

Hosts

Stephen Cross - www.ParallaxInfoTech.com @stephencross

John Picozzi - www.oomphinc.com @johnpicozzi

Nic Laflin - www.nLighteneddevelopment.com @nicxvan

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal170.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:08pm EDT

In this episode we discuss our testing with Lando for local development. www.talkingdrupal.com/169

 

Agenda

  • What is Lando

  • How are we using it

  • How to get started

  • Lando and Drupal 8

  • Lando and Pantheon

  • Lando Support

     

Resources

Previous Episode about Docker #158

John Kennedy's Session at DrupalCon 2018

Lando Documentation

 

Hosts

Stephen Cross - www.ParallaxInfoTech.com @stephencross

John Picozzi - www.oomphinc.com @johnpicozzi

Nic Laflin - www.nLighteneddevelopment.com @nicxvan

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal169.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT