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A quick search and retrieval of relevant results affect the overall quality of customer service. How besides the standard Drupal functionality could the search be implemented? First of all, a Drupal developer should consider a project’s size. A built-in Drupal search or a combination of Search API and a database search would be enough for small websites, but the same won’t work for high load websites. We described the most useful and easy-to-integrate with Drupal search engines. Below is a review of strengths and weaknesses of different systems depending on project requirements. Choose wisely! Read the full article here.
Restful API (also known as web services) gives a wide range of new abilities to developers. Being closely related to Headless Drupal, Restful API lets two computers communicate with each other without any human intervention. It’s called ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT): anything connected to the Internet can be a computer - even your coffee machine. That’s possible when devices use the same API. Amazing, isn't it? Let's look under the hood of the web services in Drupal 8, how they work and how they can be used. The full article is here.