I recently had a meeting with a client who has operated their website on Drupal 7 for the past few years, and they wanted to know why they should upgrade their site from Drupal 7 to Drupal 8. As I worked on answering their question, it became clear to me that there are 8 distinct reasons why it makes sense for businesses and organizations to make the leap from D7 to D8.Continue Reading
Fast forward to this year, and Duo is proud to be a sponsor of what is billed as “The Definitive Digital Marketing Gathering.”Continue Reading
In 2016, Facebook reported that every day, users watch more than 100 million hours of video on the social platform every day.
Let me repeat that: 100 million hours every day!
By 2019, it’s been predicted that 80% of online traffic will come from video.
If videos are not a part of your digital marketing strategy, it may be time to revisit your strategy. Videos are a powerful form of communication today, and they can serve as a truly compelling and engaging way to tell your brand story.Continue Reading
When it comes to open-source platforms, I’ve always felt that one of the biggest assets is the community that comes with the platform. The ability to have passionate, dedicated individuals working together to further the development of a project — be it an individual module or a larger piece of technology — has always been inspiring to me.Continue Reading
What does the Search API module do?
The Search API module allows a site administrator to create flexible, detailed, robust search indexes that more semantically define what content is. It allows you to index your content and customize it in a way that makes sure everything appears when and where it is supposed to. It ensures that everything you want to appear in a search actually appears, making for a more effective search.Continue Reading
What’s your roadmap?
That’s the question I ask any potential client I speak with. What’s your plan for creating content on your website? What path are you going to take to migrate from Drupal 7 to Drupal 8?
Knowing those answers helps me understand how Duo can best help them with their website needs. Inevitably, though, if they are looking for a redesign or a rebuild, they are going to hear me talk about Flex pages.Continue Reading
When you think about digital technology today, it’s easy to get inspired. Think of everything that you can do technologically today that you couldn’t do 10 years ago, or maybe even two years ago.
We have so much tech around us, it’s also easy to get overwhelmed.
This past Wednesday, I felt both feelings within a few hours of one another.
Like so many things today, the world of website accessibility testing is becoming automated. There are tools and internet browser extensions now available that make it possible to perform tests in minutes instead of the hours — if not days — that used to be required for completion.Continue Reading
There are so many good things that we’ve heard about Drupal from clients over the years, and we truly think it is the most powerful content management system (CMS) available today. With all of that being said, though, there has always been one consistent complaint.
The back-end user experience is not as good as it could be.Continue Reading