Drupal8 Theming - Am I doing this right?
A hands on Drupal8 Theming extravaganza
Theming in Drupal8 have was a massive shift from phptemplate to twig, but its more than changing the syntax . We changed the way of thinking Drupal Theming.
Drupal twig Theming is easy to learn, powerful, flexible and overall as awesome as warm coffee on a rainy day, the downside is that all the things you learned in Drupal now have to be relearned, and yes its by design.
Over the last 3 years we (the frontend drupaltwig group) we got one burning question from the Drupal community.
“How I do this right the first time ? ”
The Session will be a hands on, based on a ton of real world examples. To show how and where to to get your Drupal8 theming right the first time. Mixed with background info & all the secret stories from the last 5+ years of rethinking theming in drupal - basically where all the bodys are buried ( We was there when we buried them)
- The secret plan behind it all, understand the concept.
- Template building: understanding the template suggestions & how to organise 120+ template files.
- Base theme(s) - do you need em ?
- Modern css structures & templates, how it all fits together.
- Pack your theme - cmi ftw!
- Tips tricks & dirty secrets.
- Real markup control, no stinking php!
The session is for web designers, frontenders & developers that wanna know how we designed the frontend in D8.
You should be prober equipped to get down & dirty with Drupal theming in Drupal8, the session is build on all the questions i got over the last 3+ years, when working on Drupal8 theme system