What's new

New:

  1. Blog
    • Personal blog
    • Monthly archives
    • Keyword tagging
    • Schema.org tagging
  2. Events
    • List of events​
    • Calendar  - Month/Week/Day
    • Mini calendar block
    • Registration form with Maths Captcha
  3. Person
    • Staff pages
    • Schema.org tagging
  4. Features (Section pages)
    • Unlimited left/right repeating text & images
    • Autoscale images
    • Quick video field
  5. Grids 
    • Unlimited image menu pages
  6. Accordian 
    • Unlimited FAQ style page
  7. Tabs
    • 4 Tabs per page
  8. More interactive
    • Login with Facebook & Twitter (TBC)
    • Comments wth Facebook & Twitter via Disqus
    • Less spam - Honeypot on all webforms

  9. Phone number fields are clickable on a mobile & trackable in GA as an event

 

Changes:

  1. Bootstrap 3
    • Lab_client theme with help buttons for content editors
    • New Lab_admin theme based on lab.co.uk/services
    • Bootstrap as seperate master theme
    • Implemented Less for brand colours
  2. Webforms 4
    • Used standard Drupal tokens not custom ones
  3. Google Analytics v3
    • Google Universal
    • More custom variables
    • Upgraded to reporting API
    • Google Analytis intergated with views as standard
  4. Google Charts v3 
    • Integrated with Views for presentation of any data
    • Better presentation of dates
  5. Improved image handling
    • Images and Files with same name now overwrite previous version
    • More personal folders so other content editors dont overwrite your files
    • Crop images
    • Create sub directories for images
    • Image uploaded increased to 10MB by default
    • Improved automatic image resizing (if design set)
    • Thumbnails increased to (100x100)m Medium to (220x220) and Large to (480x480)
  6. Better fields controls
    • Date pop-up field
    • Link field
    • Location field
    • Google Map
    • Easier Youtube embed on CKeditor
  7. Stronger protection against brute force attacks

 

Under the hood:

  1. Cleaned up permissions
    • Content editors now have content access bypass
    • HTML Designers can access more areas
    • People managers stay the same
  2. New documents area
    • Seperation of documents by type Eg PDF
    • Better keyword tagging of documents
  3. New controls for search
    • Content, People and a few other pages are now searchable
  4. New block regions
    • Dashboard highlight
  5. Rabbit hole added for grids, galleries & libruaries

 

Removed:

  • HTML purifier (conflicted with Bootstrap)
  • Mobile preview
  • Node taxonomy weighting
  • Multilingual service widgets (Use native HTML instead)

 

Known issues:

  1. Link checker reporting false positives
  2. /js/Marker.js file permissions

 

To do:

  1. Add default Gallery
  2. Turn on Less
  3. Add feature and grid content types to nodequeue