Drupal Meetup - Making A Tour: Leveraging The Tour Module For A Better User Experience


During the Drupal Chicago Meetup December 4, 2019, Dwayne McDaniel explored how to enable Tour and implement it for your site, letting you better communicate with your users. Leveraging easy to read and write YML — with the power of Drush, it's very fast to iterate and test changes on your sites. The tools for making Drupal more user-friendly have never been in a better state.

Attendees learned:

  • How to find and enable existing Tours
  • How to structure your Tour files for better collaboration
  • Best practices for writing Tour content
  • Basics of Drupal 8 routing system and Configuration Management best practices

This session was intended for intermediate to advanced developers and site builders alike, no matter if you are building your own modules or just using Core.

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Dwayne McDaniel has been working in tech and open source since 2005. Once he dipped a toe into the world of Free and Open Source Software, he knew never wanted to work outside of it again. Over his years of sales and marketing roles, including Developer Advocate at a Pantheon, he developed a passion for optimizing business processes and project workflows. He has since founded Process Digital Consulting to focus on helping people design internal procedures to improve productivity. As a speaker, Dwayne has had the privilege of presenting at dozens of community events from Paris to Iceland and from MIT and Stanford.


Bounteous will be providing space, food, and beverages.