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Intro to Drupal 8 #1: How to Install Drupal 8 and Initialize a GitHub Repo



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In the first video tutorial on an Introduction to Drupal 8, I show you how to set up Drupal on a windows machine using a WAMP server. To do so, you first need to ensure you meet all the Drupal requirements, which for me, meant reinstalling WAMP. From there, we download Drupal 8, unzip it and rename our folder. We then create our database, navigate to our site and follow the installation…

2 Comments on Intro to Drupal 8 #1: How to Install Drupal 8 and Initialize a GitHub Repo

  1. Great! Love that you are now also bringing Drupal 8 tutorials. 
    I have come to learn that in Drupal 8 you don't need to add a database first in your mysql anymore. Drupal 8 creates it automatically after you save and continue the "set up database" tab.

  2. Great video. I prefer using the local.settings.php method; especially when working on collaborative projects and on distributed platforms that use specific settings for configuration files, like Pantheon or Acquia. It almost appears this may be a standard with D8, and that's great news if it's true.

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