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Mon, 06/29/2015 - 22:22
One of the most exciting aspects of preparing for a DrupalCon is selecting the sessions that will be presented. It’s always incredibly cool and humbling to see all the great ideas that our community comes up with— and they’re all so great that making the official selections is definitely not an easy process! This time, the Track Chairs had over 500 sessions to read through to determine what...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 22:05
We’re excited for Drupal GovCon coming up on July 22nd! We can’t wait to spend time with the Drupal4Gov community and meet fellow Drupalers from all over! Forum One will be presenting sessions in all four tracks: Site Building, Business and Strategy, Code & DevOps, and Front-end, User Experience and Design! Check out our sessions to learn more about Drupal 8 and other topics! Here our are...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 19:51
OSCON, the annual open source conference, brings over 4,000 people together in Portland this July. We are a proud participant again this year and we are excited to talk about Drupal to a wider audience. If you are looking for a reason to attend, you can use the code USRG which will get you 20% off your registration. Or you can use the PCEXPOPLUS code to gain admission to the exhibition hall for...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 19:16
A couple days ago, I received the first in a series of white papers created by the Drupal Association to help Drupal service providers prepare for (and arguably market) Drupal 8.
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 16:14
A modern, pioneering, easy to use and certainly responsive site. All credit goes to MAPFREWARRANTY.GR, where the design and the construction of the most important features, could have been very hard to come to life without drupal’s support. Some of the most important elements are: 1. the Cost Calculator where the users get customized suggested...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 15:42
The monthly Drupal core bug fix/feature release window is scheduled for this Wednesday. However, there have not been enough changes to the development version since the last bug fix/feature release two months ago to warrant a new release, so there will be no Drupal core release on that date. Upcoming release windows include: Wednesday, July 15 (security release window) Wednesday, August 5 (bug...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 13:01
Building a Website on a Budget So you want a website. Maybe it is your first website. Maybe you've been here before, but you're starting afresh. You're full of enthusiasm. In your dreams, your website looks like a flashy cruise liner - huge, and with every amenity money can buy. However, your budget stretches to a dinghy with an outboard motor. So how can you rationalise your...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 09:00
That is the main question. If you came here looking for a definitive answer, I'm afraid you won't find one. What you maybe will find is a discussion I propose on this topic and my two cents on the matter. Why am I talking about this? I've been working on a big Drupal website recently which has many contributed and custom modules. One of my recent tasks has been enabling validation of an...
Sun, 06/28/2015 - 18:04
I don't use the built in update functionality provided by the Update module for updating code. I like to use it for reminders and push back statistics of modules used for Drupal.org. However, someone people do use it. Sometimes this piece of functionality can fail and throw an interesting message which doesn't seem to have many answers despite the best Google-fu. UpdaterException: Unable to...
Sun, 06/28/2015 - 15:57
Recently you must have heard of the term "headless Drupal". You may be wondering what exactly it is. How is it different than standard Drupal and how can you implement it? If these are the questions that are plaguing you, then this is the post for you.

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