Expert programmers who are new to Drupal often approach Drupal programming in ways that are sub-optimal, based on their past experience (not all of which applies well to Drupal). Learn about the common mistakes that programmers make (so you can avoid them), and the principles that seasoned Drupalists follow in their programming (so you can follow them). Plus, find out where to apply your programming skills to the best effect.
- Hacking vs. Altering
- When to program and when not to program
- How to use the Drupal framework effectively
- Drupal ideas and paradigms to adopt
- Effective interaction with the Drupal community