Blog posts archive

December 2017

WCMS update for December 2017

In this issue:

  • Campus-wide standards, procedures and guidelines
  • Need WCMS training ASAP?
  • Co-op student resources
  • Site managers: time to review permissions!

Web Dev Rev wrap-up for December 15, 2017

WCMS Web Dev Rev

This week in Web Dev Rev notes, we looked at: the speed of Drupal 8 adoption (with some interesting comments); how to accelerate Drupal 8 development by funding a core committer; a post from the Drupal 8 maintainer about add-ons for Webform; the latest emoji candidates; how often CSS attributes are used across websites; more notes on link accessibility; and finally, an article on how the block formatting context works in CSS.

Web Dev Rev wrap-up for December 8, 2017

WCMS Web Dev Rev

This week's Web Dev Rev notes: Drupal 8.4.3 was released; introducing the Drupal Association's new community liaison; changing the maximum length of an existing text field in Drupal 8 (link no longer available); paid promotions and the Webform module; Drupal.org sprint plans from December 4 to 17; looking at Workflows, stable as of Drupal 8.4.0; the <wbr> tag; PHP 7.2.0 (link no longer available) is released; a pure CSS Connect 4; it's advent calendar season, and the 24 Ways advent calendar is back, along with an accessibility advent calendar, and many more advent calendars (link no longer available); the web media extension to let Edge support OGG Vorbis and Theora; using the <img> tag with videos; and finally, Chrome's intent to ship the image decoding attribute.