Your First Drupal Module

Speaker: Ted Bowman
Company: Six Mile Tech
Room: Pennsylvania
Time: 3:10 PM, December 2, 2013

This presentation will start you on your journey into Drupal module development. It will show you the steps you need to take to make a simple but useful Drupal module. You can check out the module now:

Topics that will be covered:

Drupal's Hook System
Creating Forms
Creating Menu items
Providing Blocks
Module Permissions
Providing Theme Functions
Letting other modules integrate with your module

We will step through adding functionality to the module from a blank PHP file to the completed module. You will learn how each function works along the way. To get the most out of this session, you should have some experience with PHP or another programming language, at least a beginner's knowledge of Drupal and a desire to make it your own. Come see how simple it is to add functionality to Drupal.