daily links

  • Best Practice: Applying Drupal Updates to a Production Website | Mediacurrent Blog Post
    Let’s start with the most important "best practice" of applying Drupal updates: stay out of your production ("live") site. Use a local environment (such as Acquia’s Dev Desktop, WAMP, MAMP, etc.), remote development instance, or just about anything that’s not your live server. The point is that upgrading modules and Drupal core can often cause unintended consequences, and you don’t want to be on your live site if/when that happens.
  • kumailht/gridforms · GitHub
    An effort to make beautiful forms for web applications that make data entry less painful. Grid forms is a front-end library (Just CSS at the moment) which handles the boiler plate necessary to build grid based forms.