Using git & drush to win at workflow

As a sole developer or even as part of a small team (2-5 developers), setting up a development workflow seems on the face of it like a waste of time. Every minute that you're configuring version control, writing backup scripts, manicuring new environments, or simply tagging and pushing code around…

Best practices, workflow and how not to break your site

On Friday August 23rd, I was part of a contingent of Acquia employees attending a Drupal conference in my current home city of Canberra. DrupalGov Canberra was a day long event with speakers and attendees from all over Australia. With Drupal already having a strong foothold in the private sector…

Another experience with Nginx, Drupal and CentOS

I had a chance to try NGINX on a CentOS 6 server with the intention of running Drupal 7 on it a few weeks ago. It was a little less easy than expected so I've decided to run through a few of the more tricky steps that I underwent in…