Building Pages - Blocks vs. Context vs. Panels
What topics will your session cover?
- What are blocks and regions?
- How do blocks and regions work?
- What are some of the current issues with just using blocks?
- What is Context?
- How do Context work?
- What are the benefits of context?
- What are the limitations of context?
- What is Panels?
- How do Panels work?
- What are the benefits of Panels?
- What are the limitations of Panels?
What should people come away from your session with?
- Basic understanding of options beyond core to build pages.
- Building pages that show content that is aware of each other
- How and why it's important to build a site with exportable data (version control)
- Suggestions of a few good base themes that work well with Context
What resources related to you session should people be aware of? http://dgo.to/context - http://mustardseedmedia.com/podcast/episode38 http://dgo.to/panels - http://drupalmao.com/redesign http://dgo.to/omega http://dgo.to/zen