Notes on how to update a Drupal 8 website with Drush and Composer

The process of updating a Drupal 8 website changed dramatically back in March-April, 2018, so I deleted the older content on this page and replaced it with the content below.

As of April, 2018 you now need to use Composer along with Drush to update your website. Here are my very brief notes on how to do this:

Drupal iPhone apps and mobile themes

Drupal iPhone mobile themes, special introduction: In this article I take a quick look at the existing Drupal iPhone themes. The reason I say this is a "quick look" is because none of the themes seemed to work very well out of the box. This is a bummer for me, not only because I have a lot of work to do, but because I normally like to share solutions to problems.

Clean, minimalist Drupal themes

Minimalist Drupal themes FAQ: Can you recommend any Drupal minimalist themes?

As my website about living in Alaska starts picking up more readers, I've been thinking about changing the website theme to something "lighter". I just published the results of my looking around for clean, minimalist website designs, and in this article, I thought I'd share the results of looking for clean, minimalist Drupal themes.

A comparison of WordPress and Drupal (May, 2009)

Summary: A comparison of Wordpress and Drupal, circa 2009. (2011 Update: Drupal 7 is much easier to use than Drupal 6, which was described in this article.)