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Oct
21
2015
Drupal Tech
Technology
The drupal 8 logo on a blue background with some obscured lines of code

Kickstarting with Drupal 8 themes

Drupal 8 has many new exciting features, but perhaps the most exciting of all is the new approach to themes. Our developer Alex gives us the lowdown.
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Alex Benjamin - Drupal Developer

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Alex Benjamin

Drupal Developer
Oct
2
2015
News
The city of Barcelona from afar. The prominent and recognisable landmark La Sagrada Familia towers above the city.

We went to DrupalCon 2015 in Barcelona

Once again we joined others in the Drupal community for the 2015 European Drupal convention which was held in the city of Barcelona in sunny Spain.
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Darren Fisher - Designer & Frontend Dev

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Darren Fisher

Designer & Frontend Dev
Sep
16
2015
Drupal Tech
Technology
A humourous keynote slide from a DrupalCon. The slide shows a toddler clenching a fist and some wording saying "Time to kick ass with Drupal 8"

Drupal 8 is coming!

Drupal 8 is now due an official release so we sent one of our developers Alex on a mission to get stuck in with it and share his first impressions and findings.
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Alex Benjamin - Drupal Developer

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Alex Benjamin

Drupal Developer
Sep
14
2015
News
Beautiful yellow and black cocoons dangle from a tree, ready to give birth to recently metamorphosised butterflies

What happened to Real Life Design?

After 7 happy years as Real Life Design we decided to re-brand ourselves as Real Life Digital. Apart from the name and the look, nothing else has changed.
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Barry Fisher - Director

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Barry Fisher

Technical Director
Mar
3
2015
Opinion
An ape looking perplexed with one hand placed on it's head

From Print to Web: The journey of a 20th century Graphic Designer

Six months ago our digital designer Darren was a stuck-in-a-rut print designer, utterly unaware of the opportunity that lurked just around the corner.
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Darren Fisher - Designer & Frontend Dev

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Darren Fisher

Designer & Frontend Dev
Jan
9
2015
Opinion
A man is holding a pen up to the camera and is in the process of snapping it in half.

The new meaning behind 'design sign-off'

We controversially suggest that design sign off is an archaic practice which has no place in modern web design and we think you'll agree after reading this.
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Darren Fisher - Designer & Frontend Dev

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Darren Fisher

Designer & Frontend Dev
Oct
29
2014
Opinion
Coloured pencils artfully placed together to forma a spiral

Flat Design is going gaga!

Flat design. What is it? Where did it come from? Will it go away? What do I need to know? All is revealed in this end-to-end opinion piece.
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Darren Fisher - Designer & Frontend Dev

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Darren Fisher

Designer & Frontend Dev
Oct
5
2014
News
An Amsterdam Panorama - the city from afar with water, land, boats, buildings and trees

We went to DrupalCon 2014 in Amsterdam

This year the Drupal community met in Amsterdam to make progress on Drupal 8, develop as coders and creatives, and of course just hang out and have fun!
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Darren Fisher - Designer & Frontend Dev

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Darren Fisher

Designer & Frontend Dev
Jun
14
2011
Technology
Guildford From Afar - the cathedral stands tall above the rest of the picturesque town

Calling all Drupal fans near Guildford

Are you a budding Drupal aficionado in or around the Guildford area? As we all know Drupal is all about community so let's start building one locally.
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Barry Fisher - Director

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Barry Fisher

Technical Director
Feb
28
2011
Client Advice
Drupal Tech
Technology
Druplicons (the Drupal icons) in some actual nutshells

Drupal in a nutshell

What is Drupal? Why should you use Drupal? Is it really free? Why would it be free? Our quick overview of the benefits of Drupal will get you up to speed.
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Barry Fisher - Director

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Barry Fisher

Technical Director