Central Iowa Drupal Users Group
We are an open group of Drupal users in Ames, Iowa willing to freely share knowledge about Drupal.
We meet the 2nd Thursday of every month from 7pm - 9pm usually followed by beers at a local watering hole.
Our next meeting - http://groups.drupal.org/taxonomy/term/47114
Meetings are usually on the ISU campus.
You can also find us on IRC at #drupalcorn on irc.freenode.net
We sponsor the annual DrupalCorn Camp.
If you are in Eastern Iowa, you may also be interested in the Drupal Hawks.
Website accessibility is starting to gain interest among web communities by becoming an important component of website development. Resources and guidelines are becoming more relevant and available than ever before. We will take a walk through the WCAG quick guide and some online tools to assist with testing your site for compliance.
We will cover the following:
Backdrop is a fork of Drupal 7 intended as an easy upgrade path for small to medium sized organizations and websites. This meeting is going to show off some of Backdrop's improvements, including its new configuration management system, drag-and-drop layouts, and site migration.
Thursday, August 11, 7pm to 9pm followed by beverages at a local watering hole.
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