Thoughts on work, the web, and the world

1 May 2016
I got started with task runners a while ago using Grunt, thanks to an excellent 24 ways article by Chris Coyier. Lately I've been using Gulp more, and all the cool kids seem to be going that way, so for the Drupal 8 version of The Gallery Guide, I've decided to use Gulp.
29 Apr 2016
This article was originally posted on the Capgemini Engineering blog.
25 Apr 2016
Simple slideshows without modules or JavaScript with Sass in Drupal 8
13 Apr 2016
Some common mistakes by project managers and lead developers
6 Apr 2016
As happens so often, real life has been getting in the way of making more progress on my attempts to migrate The Gallery Guide from Drupal 6 to 8.
8 Mar 2016
Having eventually got my new VM up and running, I ended up down another rabbit hole for a little while. It took me longer than it should have done to figure out that configuration can be included in an installation profile.
8 Mar 2016
For the last 3 years, I've been staying in hotels at least 2 nights a week, and this is my last week of it. We're moving back to London, and I am definitely ready to stop living like Alan Partridge.
4 Mar 2016
As I previously mentioned, I'd got a basic migration of configuration and content from the Drupal 6 Gallery Guide to a new Drupal 8 site up and running fairly quickly. It's clear that a lot of good work has been done on the various migrate modules.
3 Mar 2016
After my first post about rebuilding The Gallery Guide on Drupal 8, it struck me that I wasn't being open enough.
2 Mar 2016
First steps on migrating a Drupal 6 site to Drupal 8, sharing what I learn along the way.