Drupal

Drupal 7: End of Life 2021

Recently I have been planning ahead with a couple of clients for their Drupal 7 upgrade.  Drupal 7 will be supported by the community until the end of November 2021.

What does this mean for Drupal 7 projects?  It means that if you haven't started planning an upgrade to Drupal 8, you should now.  

The same goes for Drupal 8 and Drupal 8 will only be supported to the end of 2021 like Drupal 7, but the transition will be very easy to Drupal 9.  That means by the end of  2021 each Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 project should be updated to the latest version of Drupal 8.

Video Update! Drupal Backend and Commerce Development

Looking for a Drupal developer?  Specifically a Drupal Commerce or a backend developer? Then you came to the right place. 
I am a backend Drupal developer with extensive experience working with Drupal Commerce for both Drupal 7 and 8 for over seven years now.

Drupal 8 Commerce 2.x Order Messages

I'm currently working on a custom feature for Drupal 8 Commerce 2.x, and I decided along the way that I wanted to update orders with messages. Documentation on this topic was so light that I decided to write my own post about it!

Your custom module will need to have a couple of additional files:
- mymodule.commerce_log_categories.yml
- mymodule.commerce_log_templates.yml

mymodule.commerce_log_categories.yml

Defines our log categories.  e.g.