When I Upgraded To Drupal 8, This Happened

Years ago when I first started working at Digital Echidna, we updated this stand-alone blog site, Thoughts On All Things Digital, to Drupal 8 from an older version of Drupal… Read more

It’s Past the Time to be “Aware” on Global Accessibility Awareness Day

We’ve had nearly a decade to hit the ground running -- hopefully on a ground that’s fully accessible to all. But even today, the morning after Global Accessibility Awareness… Read more

Drupal 9 Hype Builds With Release Candidate

Drupal 9's official “Release Candidate” is almost here -- all the key functionality and core code have been created and are now under review for stability, compatibility, and… Read more

Two Drupal Hooks To Help Site Accessibility

Web accessibility helps to make the world wide web usable for everyone. Many of the most common accessibility issues making sites difficult or impossible to use in a non-… Read more

Drupal Modules as Solutions, Toolkits and a Middle Way

There is a lot of excitement in the Drupal community about the release of Drupal 9. In particular, one of the most appealing elements is how the transition to Drupal 9… Read more

Love Local: Echidna Staff Recommendations

Local businesses give a community its flavour. When you personally know the people behind the business or are buying local products and services, you enjoy a connection and… Read more

DrupalCares Campaign Part of Groundwork for Post-Pandemic Success

As of today, #DrupalCares has raised $500,000, meeting its 60-day goal in just over 30 days. Nearly 150 businesses and organizations, along with over 2,000 individual donors… Read more

Real Talk on Plain Language

Why does plain language matter? Especially in Canada where we have such a high literacy rate, doesn’t everyone know how to read and comprehend content?  The devil, as always… Read more

How to use your company intranet to keep your team connected

In this time of physical distancing, the internet is alive with tips and tricks for remote work and virtual life. Focusing on how to work better, smarter, faster, etc., is… Read more

How To Proceed Without In-Person Discovery

What a difference a month, or so, makes right? The old adage states that necessity is the mother of invention -- and travel restrictions and physical distancing has forced us… Read more

DrupalCares Response Inspires

On Monday, a scheduled task popped up on my calendar. “Ship to DrupalCon”.  This was a task that I had long ago placed in my calendar -- in a time before getting groceries… Read more

Drupal 9: Six Weeks To The Drop

In this strange time where reflection and anticipation meet, we’ve been thinking a bit about Drupal’s past as we build momentum moving towards its future and the highly… Read more