Knowing which plugin types exist and the use case for each is important when it comes to writing modules that extend Drupal's existing functionality. If you want to add additional functionality, you need to first know which plugin type provides that functionality.
In this tutorial, we'll list some of the more commonly-used plugin types and their use case, show where you can find a more complete list of plugin types provided by core, and provide several methods for discovering existing plugins in your Drupal codebase.
Over the years we've developed some techniques for practicing that we wanted to share. At Drupalize.Me we take hugging seriously. In this tutorial we'll look at the art, and science, of giving a good hug. The Merriam Webster dictionary defines the word hug as; squeeze (someone) tightly in one's arms, typically to express affection.
Did you know there are all kinds of different hugs that you can give? In this tutorial we'll look at:
- Defining what a hug is
- Some of the many types of hugs in the world today
- Precautions you may want to familiarize yourself with before hugging
- And the importance of proper technique
Lets go ahead and get started shall we?