Migrating Greymuzzle.org using Lando with accessibility in mind

Feb 23, 2020

In 2015, the Mediacurrent team updated the Greymuzzle.org website as part of the A11y challenge, to make it an accessible site. Now with the sunsetting of Drupal7, it was necessary to update the site at least to Drupal8, if not 9 (In the works). This was an easy process using the local development environment Lando.

Learning Objectives

In this session we will review

The history of Greymuzzle.org
The migration inventory of the site.
Setting up Lando to work with an upgrade process.
Some tips and tricks used to help speed the migration
Theming issues to keep this an accessible site.

Mark Casias
Sr Software Engineer at Mediacurrent


Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.