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Massachusetts launches Mass.gov on Drupal 8

December 5th, 2017

Earlier this year, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts launched Mass.gov on Drupal 8. Holly St. Clair, the Chief Digital Officer of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, joined me during my Acquia Engage keynote to share how Mass.gov is making constituents’ interactions with the state fast, easy, meaningful, and “wicked awesome”. Constituents at the center Today, 76% of…

We have 10 days to save net neutrality

December 5th, 2017

Last month, the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Ajit Pai, released a draft order that would soften net neutrality regulations. He wants to overturn the restrictions that make paid prioritization, blocking or throttling of traffic unlawful. If approved, this order could drastically alter the way that people experience and access the web. Without net…

Holistic Collaboration

December 1st, 2017

For the past couple of years I have been talking about the holistic development and operations environments at different camps. As this year’s highlight,  I gave  a session in DrupalCon Vienna around that same topic. The main focus of my talk has been on the improvement opportunities offered by a holistic approach, but there is…

An update on the Workflow Initiative for Drupal 8.4/8.5

November 22nd, 2017

Over the past weeks I have shared an update on the Media Initiative and an update on the Layout Initiative. Today I wanted to give an update on the Workflow Initiative. Creating great software doesn’t happen overnight; it requires a desire for excellence and a disciplined approach. Like the Media and Layout Initiatives, the Workflow…

An update on the Layout Initiative for Drupal 8.4/8.5

November 15th, 2017

Now Drupal 8.4 is released, and Drupal 8.5 development is underway, it is a good time to give an update on what is happening with Drupal’s Layout Initiative. 8.4: Stable versions of layout functionality Traditionally, site builders have used one of two layout solutions in Drupal: Panelizer and Panels. Both are contributed modules outside of…

An update on the Media Initiative for Drupal 8.4/8.5

November 10th, 2017

In my blog post, “A plan for media management in Drupal 8”, I talked about some of the challenges with media in Drupal, the hopes of end users of Drupal, and the plan that the team working on the Media Initiative was targeting for future versions of Drupal 8. That blog post is one year…

5 Steps to Get Your Drupal Site Multilingual Ready

November 1st, 2017

The following blog was written by Drupal Association Premium Technology Partner, Lingotek. Everyone is jumping on the localization bandwagon because it’s dawning on enterprises everywhere that creating site content in a customer’s language is one way to personalize their experience and improve engagement. That means more organizations are going to prioritize making their Drupal websites multilingual,…

Community Spotlight: Rwandan enthusiasm for Drupal causes big challenge

October 18th, 2017

For Ildephonse Bikino (bikilde) of Rwanda, it was supposed to be an uneventful Drupal Global Training Day call-out; he expected 50 people but he got 388! Bikino began working to get local interest in Drupal, sharing information by creating a simple website and posting information about the trainings on groups.drupal.org and sharing it locally. Hoping…

Drupal looking to adopt React

October 11th, 2017

Last week at DrupalCon Vienna, I proposed adding a modern JavaScript framework to Drupal core. After the keynote, I met with core committers, framework managers, JavaScript subsystem maintainers, and JavaScript experts in the Drupal community to discuss next steps. In this blog post, I look back on how things have evolved, since the last time…

Progress on the Salesforce Suite for D8 and a Call for Participation

October 9th, 2017

The following blog was written by Drupal Association Premium Supporting Partner, Message Agency. After months of work, hundreds of commits, and lots of new thinking, the Salesforce Suite for Drupal 8 is reaching maturity.  There is tremendous interest in these modules, and many enterprises are waiting for this milestone to integrate D8 sites with Salesforce….

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