During this intensive program you will learn just how much you can do by installing and configuring Drupal's contributed modules. By the time the class is finished, you will have built a mock client site that includes common, dynamically controlled requirements like:
custom member profiles
an events calendar and listings
user rights management
In the process, you'll learn about:
best practices in Drupal project planning
Drupal's inherent tools and subsystems
custom content types
Come celebrate the release of Drupal 8 with Chapter Three!
We're hosting a San Francisco Drupal 8 Release Party – be here when we usher in 8.0 and congratulate Drupal 8 Core Maintainer Alex Pott live!
Munch down on free tacos, margaritas, beer, wine and cider. Our first guests receive an exclusive Drupal 8 Release T-shirt!
Eat (tacos), drink (margaritas), be merry and Celebr8 D8!Read more
The block at https://www.drupal.org/about of "Who's Using Drupal" is in need of a refresh. Do you have any shining examples of Drupal in action that you would like to see listed there? I plan to take your feedback here and work with the Content Working Group to get the block updated with the latest and greatest. Thanks for your feedback. Please comment before October 31.Read more
The Drupal Security Team is considering whether and how to engage with the press to achieve our goals. We're looking for a few people who have experience with PR who can help advise us on possible strategies and likely benefits/drawbacks of those strategies.
If we do decide to go ahead with some form of press engagement, we would want to find a few volunteers who can help us manage that process. Likely requirements of these volunteers include:
* identifying potential journalists to contact
* reaching out to journalists and managing relationships
We have extra copies of the new Drupal Watchdog issue available for local Drupal user groups. You can grab this double issue focused on Drupal 8 at the Drupal Association booth #350 right now at DrupalCon Austin.
If you are not at DrupalCon and you can send someone from your local group to get copies.
The Drupal Association has been working hard to diversify its revenue streams.
I would like to put forth a proposal called DAADS (Drupal Association Ads).Read more
This is the plan for building audience-specific landing pages on drupal.org. Calling all user researchers and content specialist: help us help site builders find their thing on drupal.org. Start with your thoughts on the approach outlined here.
The current structure and sheer amount of pages on drupal.org make it hard for people to find the specific information they are looking for.Read more
Last updated by Yvonne Chen on Tue, 2013-03-19 05:41
Drupal, Hypermedia and the Future of the Web
Drupal is used to build some of the biggest and best known sites on the web and thousands of developers are utilizing it to build nearly 10% of every site on the web. The latest version, Drupal 8, expected to be released before the end of the year, substantially rewrites entire sections, incorporating the Symfony2 framework to completely change how its used to build websites and web applications.Read more