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Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:00
If you have been to a DrupalCon before, you will notice something new in the registration process. We've made it really easy for you to sign up for Drupal Association membership and bundle it into your overall DrupalCon purchase.
Fri, 07/03/2015 - 05:16
Last week, at the amazing Drupal North regional conference, I gave a talk on Backdrop: an alternative fork of Drupal. The slides from the talk are attached below, in PDF format.
Fri, 07/03/2015 - 05:16
In early June a Drupal 8 theme system critical issues sprint was held in Portsmouth, New Hampshire as part of the D8 Accelerate program. The sprint started the afternoon of June 5 and continued until midday June 7. Sprint goals We set out to move forward the two (at the time) theme system criticals, #2273925: Ensure #markup is XSS escaped in Renderer::doRender (created May 24, 2014) and #...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 20:38
The quest for improved page-load speed and website performance is constant. And it should be. The speed and responsiveness of a website have a significant impact on conversion, search engine optimization, and the digital experience in general. In part one of this series, we established the importance of front-end optimization on performance, and discussed...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 17:29
Feature Backdrop CMS is a fork of the Drupal project. Although Backdrop has different name, the 1.0 version is very similar to Drupal 7. Backdrop 1.0 provides an upgrade path from Drupal 7, and most modules or themes can be quickly ported to work on Backdrop. Backdrop is focused on the needs of the small- to medium-sized businesses, non-profits, and...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 17:05
Language Undefined Part 1 of 2 - Drupal user number 5622, John Faber, has been involved with Drupal since late 2003. He is a Managing Partner with Chapter Three, a San Francisco-based digital agency. Their slogan sums up well what a lot of us think about Drupal: "We build a better internet with Drupal." John and I got on a Google Hangout to talk about the business...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 16:00
If you are looking to create a rich and dynamic web app that has little to no latency, Drupal and AngularJS is the answer as they go hand in hand. In this article I will show you a brief intro of what AngularJS is. There is a bit of a learning curve in this awesome architecture, but if you know some basic JavaScript you will be ok.AngularJS,  is a front-end JavaScript framework for making web...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 10:51
Yes, you read that right: we're going to release 200 free Drupal 8 videos. We want Drupal 8 to be a success. One way we can help make that happen is to make reliable training available to as wide an audience as possible. Back in April, we launched our Drupal 8 training Kickstarter project. The project closed in mid-May with enough sponsorship for 100 videos, but over the last 6 weeks we've been...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 06:14
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 14:14I wrote this as a comment in response to Dries' post about the Acquia certification program - I thought I'd share it here too. I've commented there before. I've also been conflicted about certifications. I still am. And this is because I fully appreciate the pros and cons. The more I've followed the issue, the more conflicted I've become about it. My current...
Thu, 07/02/2015 - 03:03
Download Podcast 158 Becca Goodman (onelittlebecca), IT Specialist for Fish and Wildlife Refuges and Brad MacDonald (bjmac), Senior Project Manager for Mediacurrent join Mike to talk about Drupal GovCon, DA revenue, new verbs, and two new exotic animals! read more

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