Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:02

We know Drupal 8 has a many levels of caching Render caching, Dynamic page caching, Twig template caching, When you are developing a module or a theme it is better to disable cache on the development stage rather than clearing cache for every change being made .


  1. Copy and rename the sites/example.settings.local.php file as sites/default/settings.local.php.
Unified Sitemap Nwtwork
Tue, 02/06/2018 - 12:48

While visiting a web-site, there is an important link that usually sits in the footer called a Sitemap.
A Sitemap is a web-page that displays the navigation of a site in a text-list form. It will start with the Homepage then list the main menu and sub-menu items. It also lists the links present inside the sub-menu pages.
At the very granular level, it will list all pages of the site, presented as linear navigable links.
Sitemaps help users to find specific…

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 16:05

The Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) is a bitmap image format that was developed by US-based software writer Steve Wilhite while working at the Bulletin board service (BBS) provider CompuServe on June 15, 1987 and has since come into widespread usage on the World Wide Web due to its wide support and portability.

reverse demo
Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:30

The "Reverse Demo" Explained

At gai, we follow what we call 'semi-agile' development methodology - in plain English, this essentially means we have stopped Agile pedagogy and have started using it as we, and more importantly the client, feels appropriate - So, anyways one thing we do religiously is give client demos, usually on a on a weekly / bi-weekly sprint basis.

The traditional Sprint demo goes as follows:

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:25

Blog Post - Drupal 8 core sub-modules usage Infographic - source -
Thanks to @Mixologic, here are some stats over the course of a week of what percentage of sites are using which core sub-modules in D8, from Update Status data, to help with assessing the Drupal Core Ideas queue.

Usage of experimental modules in Drupal 8:

  1. BigPipe: 5070
  2. Inline Form Errors…
Thu, 03/16/2017 - 16:32

Why Open Source Software?

What is Open Source Software (OSS)? OSS is any program, application, Operating System that is released along with its source code so that you, the user, can change it at will. Or at least have the option to utilise the services of a vendor of your choice. The fact that any other type of Software exists is itself strange: would you buy a car that is completely sealed off from repair? No access to the engine, the tail-lights, wind-shield wiper? Even the tyres…