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Remembering J-P Stacey

February 26th, 2018

In 2017 we saw the passing of J-P, community friend, mentor, leader, and contributor. Within the community J-P’s was known for his passions: Drupal, programming culture, gardening, cycling and the environment. We invited people to share their memories of J-P and his impact; we share them with you now in memoriam. This is a moving tribute and a celebration of…

Drupal 8.5.0-rc1 is available for testing

February 22nd, 2018

The first release candidate for the upcoming Drupal 8.5.0 release is now available for testing. Drupal 8.5.0 is expected to be released March 7.Download Drupal-8.5.0-rc18.5.x makes the Media module available for all, improves migrations significantly, stabilizes the Content Moderation and Settings Tray modules, serves dynamic pages faster with BigPipe enabled by default, and introduces the…

Drupal core – Critical – Multiple Vulnerabilities – SA-CORE-2018-001

February 21st, 2018

This security advisory fixes multiple vulnerabilities in both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8. See below for a list. Comment reply form allows access to restricted content – Critical – Drupal 8 – CVE-2017-6926 Users with permission to post comments are able to view content and comments they do not have access to, and are also…

DrupalCamp London

February 19th, 2018

The people surrounding Drupal have always been one of its strongest selling points; hence the motto “Come for the code, stay for the community”. We bring individuals from a multitude of backgrounds and skill sets together to push forward towards a common goal whilst supporting and helping each other. Within the community, there are a…

Dries Buytaert Shares His View on Decoupled Drupal: When, Why, and How

February 14th, 2018

By nature, decoupled CMSes lack end-user front ends, provide few to no editorial tools for display and layout, and as such leave presentational concerns almost entirely up to the front-end developer. Luckily, Drupal has one crucial advantage that propels it beyond these concerns of emerging decoupled competitors.Join Dries Buytaert, founder of Drupal and CTO at…

Predictions for 2018

February 11th, 2018

We have had a tradition since 2005. Every new year we have a posting on the predictions for the year ahead for our beloved open source CMS and community. Sometimes this posting went up in December, sometimes in January. But never in February.Time to start a new tradition, predict the year ahead from February on…

Creating a Living Style Guide with Open Social

February 6th, 2018

A living style guide – a way to control markup or CSS – has been making a name for itself. And for a good reason; they’re an important tool for web development. They keep developers in sync, communicate design standards, and help organize complex interfaces. In this post, I want to discuss how and why…

Has Drupal 8 Usage Hit a Tipping Point?

January 22nd, 2018

The following blog was written by Drupal Association Premium Technology Partner, Lingotek.It wasn’t a question of if, but a question of when and the Drupal.org weekly usage statistics are showing it’s happening now. Usage of Lingotek’s Drupal 8 Module finally caught up to and exceeded that of Drupal 7. Is this the tipping point? Is the…

Happy seventeenth birthday Drupal

January 16th, 2018

Seventeen years ago today, I open-sourced the software behind Drop.org and released Drupal 1.0.0. When Drupal was first founded, Google was in its infancy, the mobile web didn’t exist, and JavaScript was a very unpopular word among developers. Over the course of the past seventeen years, I’ve witnessed the nature of the web change and…

How to decouple Drupal in 2018

January 12th, 2018

In this post, I’m providing some guidance on how and when to decouple Drupal. Almost two years ago, I had written a blog post called “How should you decouple Drupal?”. Many people have found the flowchart in that post to be useful in their decision-making on how to approach their Drupal architectures. Since that point,…

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