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This course is intended to provide a foundational knowledge of the Drupal infrastructure and API, providing context in a complex system. As such, there are a number of areas that can be explored further. Basic interactions with the Entity API were used to create a new content type. But what if a more lightweight and custom solution is necessary? The Entity API allows a developer to build a custom entity from the ground up without the overhead of nodes. To facilitate this, the entity project extends the core Entity API to reduce some of the complexities when creating new entity types.

There are a number of comprehensive examples and community managed documentation available through the project page of the extended Entity API. Throughout this course a simplified implementation of locations was built in order to demonstrate how to interact with various Drupal subsystems. While the wind farm content type provided stub location with geographic coordinates, this functionality can b...

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Next steps provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Jon Peck as part of the Drupal 7 Custom Module Development

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Developer Web
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