Drupal News

Drupal 6.15 and 5.21 released

December 16th, 2009

Download Drupal 6.15 Download Drupal 5.21 Drupal 6.15 and 5.21, maintenance releases which fix issues reported through the bug tracking system, as well as non critical security vulnerabilities, are now available for download. Both releases fix other smaller issues as well. Upgrading your existing Drupal 5 and 6 sites is strongly recommended. There are no… – Writing Contest Site powered by Drupal

December 15th, 2009 is a site where businesses and other customers can create writing contests for their creative and content needs. Writers then compete in these contests, uploading their entries, and getting paid if selected as a winner. In order to create a contest, the customer fills out a multi-step form, selecting contest type, filling out requirements…

Knight News Challenge: $5 Million available to transform news

December 10th, 2009

The Knight News Challenge recently extended its online submission deadline to December 15th to attract a broader applicant pool, particularly targeting software developers and entrepreneurs. The fourth annual Knight News Challenge (, sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, awards up to $5 million a year for innovative uses of digital technology… – A portal focused on Berlin, developed using Drupal.

December 9th, 2009 is a social network focused on Berlin. is for all Berliners and all other citizens of the world who are mad for Berlin or are eager to become so. On, users are able to add new content or comment and rate other people’s contributions. They can make new friends, upload pictures, send…

Fully packaged Drupal distributions now deployed on

December 1st, 2009

3281d Consulting is very pleased to announce that a new era on has begun: Drupal distributions (also known as “installation profiles”) can now be automatically packaged with Drupal core and all of their required dependencies. When you download the distribution, you just unpack it into a web root directory, visit install.php, and you’re done….

Case Study of

November 23rd, 2009

The Open Magazine is a new current affairs/entertainment weekly magazine available on magazine stands in India. The magazine was launched in the first quarter of 2009. The publisher of Open Magazine, Open Media Pvt. Ltd. wanted a web presence for its magazine. It selected Srijan Technologies, a content management specialist company based out of New… re-launches on Drupal and engages the Drupal community at DC users meeting

November 19th, 2009

Earlier this month, the Executive Office of the President of the United States of America relaunched their website,, using Drupal. This week three members of the White House new media team presented at the Washington, DC Drupal users group. New media director Macon Phillips, deputy director of technology David Cole, and creative director Nik…

Case Study: Concern Fast

November 17th, 2009

Each year, thousands of people around Ireland join Concern Worldwide in the Concern Fast. During the Fast, people give up food for 24 hours and raise as much money as they can for some of the world’s poorest people. One aspect of this years campaign is an online element, where registered fasters can get their…

Drupal wins Hall of Fame Award in the 2009 Open Source CMS Awards

November 12th, 2009

Drupal has won the Hall of Fame Award in the 2009 Open Source CMS Awards. Drupal previously won the 2007 and 2008 Best Overall Open Source CMS Award. As a result of the previous wins, Drupal graduated to the Hall of Fame along with Joomla. It is a great honor for the Drupal community to…