'Deliberate experimentation is more important than deliberate practice in a rapidly changing world.'
How often is one's choice of drupal module simply the first one that worked?
Or how often might the developers with a single copy of the current WIP, and if something breaks, everything grinds to a halt for them?
I find myself getting more and more into the subject of styleguides. I use design and development to solve problems. For me, this means striving to build intuitive interactions for a digital space.
If it's about solving problems, we need to explore solutions
To achieve this, I start wondering about the bigger picture. I find myself trying to make a mental model that represents all the facets. First by defining the small parts, and then understanding how they can link together, and how they can affect each other.
Drupal 8.5 is on its way and with it comes the highly anticipated #OOTB initiative. The Drupal out-of-the-box initiative is an installation profile with demo content and custom theme of the (fictional) Umami food magazine. The aim is to better demonstrate how powerful and beautiful a Drupal site can be to potential adopters.
Frontend United is coming to Utrecht, Netherlands in 2018. Being an avid front-ender and designer myself, I volunteered to help with some of the initial design material. The only criteria was to keep the logo and colour scheme (don't fix what ain't broke).
This is a plate from the story. It refers to one of the original ideas written around 1998. Although most of the plots and scenario have changed, this and the Glen scene (the opening of the main arc) have remained almost untouched.