CategoryArticles

Can You Actually Make a Living From Upwork?

C

Since I’ve been lucky enough to go on a globe trotting tour which saw me settle down in Australia for 6 months without a visa to work here, and since I’ve 8+ years experience as a developer (Magento, Drupal & WordPress), Ecommerce Business Analyst, and certified Google Analytics analyst, I thought I’d try my luck as a “digital nomad” – which seems to be all the rage at the moment. Well...

Create SEO Friendly URLs in Drupal 8

C

WordPress will allow you to have your lovely search engine friendly URLs at the click of a very simple button (Admin > Settings > Permalinks and then a few options are presented to you) however with Drupal 8 it’s a slightly different story, mainly because Drupal 8 can do so much out of the box already that perhaps SEO driven URLs were not at the top of the...

Installing a Pantheon Site Locally

I

When building your Drupal 8 site locally site from a Pantheon instance, there are a few things that need to be done. As I’ve just gone through this process I’ve put together this quick 5 minute description of how to do it, and resolve the error that you may run into. If you haven’t used Pantheon Hosting yet, give it a try. I highly recommend it. Clone the codebase...

Problem Solving Model

P

Isaken and Treffinger’s problem solving model (1985) is a creative step by step approach to – unsurprisingly – solving problems. It has proven itself to be a key tool in the suite of Business Analysis tools. Once you understand how to utilise each step, it can become an incredibly powerful process.    1) Mess Finding This is where we typically begin when investigating...