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Welcome to the CHROMATIC blog. We discuss topics related to Drupal web development, responsive web design, web strategy, small business, and last but not least, our company and projects.

Atomic Drupal Development: Building Pieces Before Pages

Many designers are praising the benefits of Atomic Design. Rather than designing pages, Atomic Design focuses on designing systems of individual, reusable components. Designers aren’t the only ones thinking this way. This article explains why development is one area of a project that stands to benefit the most from this change in thought and walks through how to build components “the Drupal way”.

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1% - Github for Management

A very common issue for owners and teams, is shared todo lists. This topic in particular has been a struggle for the partners of CHROMATIC for some time. We’ve tried different options, with little success.

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A (Very) Belated Introduction to the Webform Hints Module

Webform Hints is a module I started a few years ago with hopes of saving myself some time writing JavaScript for Webforms. Over and over I was writing JS to add the popular placeholder or default text effect. You know the one. Text inputs display a “hint” or “placeholder” as the default value. When focused, the hint disappears, indicating to the user that the field is ready to receive input.

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