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DrupalCon SF 2010: Drupal core developer summit

March 29th, 2010

On Saturday, April 17th, the weekend before DrupalCon San Francisco, I’m helping to organize the very first Drupal core developer summit. The goal of the Drupal core developer summit is to talk about ways we can improve Drupal core, and the core development processes, all while having a good time socializing with fellow core developers….

How to build Drupal sites with automated QA testing: Webinar Apr 1, DCSF Sprint Apr 18

March 25th, 2010

Automated testing has greatly improved the Drupal core development process. With automated testing over 24,500 unique core patches have been reviewed, and almost 19,000 test assertions are now run against every core patch. The result has been faster development cycle, more stable releases, and the ability to add features more quickly to Drupal core. The…

Countdown to DrupalCon San Francisco 2010 – Final Session List has been posted

March 24th, 2010

DrupalCon 2010 is in sight! In less than 30 days over 2,000 Drupal fans will descend upon the Moscone Center in downtown San Francisco. The final schedule has been posted, so get ready to plan your DrupalCon San Francisco 2010 experience. Sign-in, and then sign-up for your favorite sessions! This year, the hottest sessions…

Drupal 7.0 Alpha 3 released

March 21st, 2010

Update: Drupal 7.0 Alpha 4 is available now! Our second Drupal 7 alpha version was released just over a month ago. Today, we’re proud to announce the release of the third alpha version of Drupal 7.x for your further testing and feedback. The first alpha announcement provided a comprehensive list of improvements made since Drupal…

Brazen Careerist: A Career-Focused Social Network for Young Professionals

March 18th, 2010

Brazen Careerist is a premier Generation Y career-based social network. Our goal is to help shift job seeker’s and the recruiter’s approaches to focus on social strengths and ideas instead of just experience. We have been using Drupal for almost two years to help us scale and add social features rapidly. Using it as a… redesign implementation update, and sprint March 19th

March 12th, 2010

The redesign continues to progress. This is great news and a morale boost for everyone involved. Since our front page post on February 3… Over 20 enthusiastic new volunteers have come forward to lend their expertise. Several experienced professional Drupal project managers have been added to the project management team We have produced two…

Drupal 6.16 and 5.22 released

March 3rd, 2010

Download Drupal 6.16Download Drupal 5.22 Drupal 6.16 and 5.22, maintenance releases which fix issues reported through the bug tracking system, as well as security vulnerabilities, are now available for download. Drupal 6.16 also fixes other smaller issues. Upgrading your existing Drupal 5 and 6 sites is strongly recommended. There are no new features in these…

New Drupal Book – Drupal 6 Attachment Views

March 2nd, 2010

Drupal 6 Attachment Views, by me, J. Ayen Green, is my second title from Packt Publishing. It is aimed at Drupal web site developers who want to build more functionality and interaction into their views, but aren’t ready quite yet to take on panels. As a reader of, you can receive a 15% discount…

Last day for DrupalCon SF session voting: Monday March 1st

February 27th, 2010

Over 400 session submissions have been submitted for DrupalCon San Francisco, which will be held April 19-21, 2010. We need your help in deciding which of those sessions will be included in the conference program. Please come review the list of sessions and vote on the ones you’d like to see most. Voting ends Monday,…

Case Study: Augusta Chronicle

February 26th, 2010

The Augusta Chronicle, the flagship newspaper of Morris Publishing Group, recently relaunched its website on the outstanding Drupal framework. Morris first began using Drupal in 2005 with the launch of, a blog-centric community website coupled with a free daily newspaper. In 2006 it adopted Drupal for both news and blogs at, the website…