All posts from radu.simileanu

10 Essential Modules to Start Building Your Drupal Site from Scratch: Toolkit Must-Haves
So, you've installed your version of Drupal and you're now ready to actually start building your website. What essential tools… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / Jul 20'2018
Apache Solr vs Elasticsearch: How Are They Different? How Do You Decide? PART 1
Apache Solr vs Elasticsearch, the 2 leading open-source search engines... What are the main differences between these… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / Mar 16'2018
Apache Solr vs Elasticsearch: How Are They Different? How Do You Decide? Part 2
And I'm back, as promised, with 5 more key differences meant to help you solve your Apache Solr vs Elasticsearch dilemma. To… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / Mar 16'2018
From Drush Clear Cache to... Rebuilding Cache in Drupal 8: What's the Difference?
The Earth is round, a buttered toast will always fall butter-side down and doing clear cache is every Drupal developer's best… (Read more)
How React Virtual DOM Works: Why Is It (So Much) Faster than the “Real” DOM?
What's the deal with the virtual DOM? How React virtual DOM works precisely? It's significantly faster, without question, and it… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / Apr 26'2018
How to Add Autocomplete to Text Fields in Drupal 8: Defining a Custom Route
Let's say that it's a WhatsApp-like, a decoupled, Drupal 8-backed, real-time chat platform that you're building. One using Node.… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / Jul 18'2018
How to Create an Angular Project with Angular CLI in 5 Simple Steps
About to build your very first Angular app? Then you must be planning to create an Angular project with Angular CLI, right? The… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / May 25'2018
How to Get Gatsby to Work with Drupal: Building a Gatsby Site with a Decoupled Drupal Back-End
Just imagine: putting together the powerful UI creation tools of a static site generator — more of a modern front-end framework… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / Aug 13'2018
How to Integrate Alexa with Your Drupal 8 Website: A Step-by-Step Guide
Just imagine: a user asks Amazon Alexa to read out loud to him/her the headline of your latest blog post! Or maybe to look for a… (Read more)
RADU SIMILEANU / May 18'2018