Whether you're the client assembling the requirements for a web project or the vendor developing a proposal to meet them, you have the same goal: getting a great product online.
Great Expectations: Making Your Project Succeed
Group Microsites - Harnessing the power of the D8 Group module
You manage a site for an organization which can be broken down into smaller groups; individual "microsites", each a little website unto itself, having members, menus, content, taxonomy, etc.
You know you have to meet 508/WCAG 2.0 standards, but they always seems to get neglected in your redesigns and content revisions.
Handling Drupal Migrations - Best Practices
Speaker(s): siva.reddy, Todd.Blumenthal
Harness the Power of View Modes!
Session Recording: https://youtu.be/V12gByiqb8A
HAX: Creating the best Drupal Authoring Experience, by not creating it for Drupal.
I set out to build the best user Authoring Experience for my Drupal based systems a few years ago.
Healing a Broken Project
What happens when you encounter a project that seems broken beyond repair, but for whatever reasons, a brand-new fresh start is not possible?
You may run into the following challenges with these "broken projects":
Hello Alexa, I'm Drupal
Voice Assistants are beginning to play a large part in our everyday lives - with the popularity of Amazon Alexa growing, organizations will need to consider how to best extend their omni-channel content strategy to include delivery of content on…
Hex, Drugs, & Rock 'n' Roll
This session offers a behind the scenes look at FDA.gov’s migration to Drupal 8.
Hey Wouldn't it Be Cool If...
"...if we could get 200 Drupalers in a room and we could do an unconference?" And that was me, sitting under an escalator with my partners in crime coming up with the plan to do our first Capital Camp. Today, we planned for over 1000 attendees.…
High Level Lightning Talks
It's often difficult for Project Managers, CIOs or other leadership to understand "computer stuff".
Horizontal DevOps ~ Scale your team and tools across projects.
We often think of DevOps in a siloed context (eg one project at a time), but having an organizational DevOps plan/strategy and some cross project standardization is really how you benefit.
Host Your Own Drupal with Open Source
Session Recording: https://youtu.be/ZvUMo_kZqSk
Have your own servers? Why not Host Your Own?
How a Group of Women Helped Spur Drupal Adoption Across Government
Since long before the rollout of the 2003 Department of Defense memo on Open Source use, government employees have pushed for the ability to evaluate and choose open source software.
How custom is too custom? Tips for coding (and when not to)
This presentation is about making the call between writing custom code and using contributed modules. There will be no code snippets; it is more of a high-level look at Drupal customization and its pros and cons.
How Drupal Can (and Is) Powering Government Open Data Efforts
Drupal has emerged as a powerful platform to help governments successfully manage open data initiatives.
How to become a #PolicySlayer: Navigating Federal Digital Policy
Did you know that if you print out all of the federal requirements for digital website it is over 2 inches thick?! How do you keep up with everything that is out there? How do you ensure that your organization is complying and provide accurate…
How to Build a Trusting Mentor/Mentee Relationship
Many times, team members feel like they can't mentor others unless they are a manager or a team lead. However, mentoring allows for growth of both senior team members and junior team members.
How to cope when the community lets you down
I drank the Drupal community Kool Aid about 7 years ago at a moment in my life when I was looking for more than just a CMS.
How to get started with Docker, and should you?
This presentation will be a very high-level look at the different benefits, challenges, and advantages of making the shift to Docker.
How to go from non-Drupal to Drupal 8: The API migration route
Session Recording: https://youtu.be/khFbx34nReA
Do you have to perform a migration from a legacy system to Drupal 8?
How to Make Sure Your Content Editors Love Drupal
Session Recording: https://youtu.be/tKvg_p6aKYY
How to Use Website Strategy to Rise to New Heights
Websites are often likened to field of architecture, whether in describing content organization (i.e. site architecture) or the act of “building a website” akin to that of a structure.
I am a Digital Project Manager (And So Can You!)
Do your colleagues call you Speedbump because you get thrown under the bus a lot? Are you frantically scheduling meetings to deal with a phantom stakeholder's great new idea? Do you feel like you suffer from impostor syndrome?
I don't always do agile, but when I do, I do it like waterfall: Agile roadmap success
Session Recording: https://youtu.be/6O1O-AnRqBk