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Do Drupal Right

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 11:22am

ConvergeSE is an immersive web design, development and business conference full of informative worshops and inspiring keynotes. Mediacurrent's own Kendall Totten will be leading the session "Choosing Drupal as a CMS Framework for your next project, which covers a wide range of subjects, such as

  • What is Drupal and what makes it great?
  • What is involved with building & theming a Drupal site.
  • How to get a Drupal site off the ground quickly

Join Kendall on the Front End track, or explore some of the other tracks, such as Design, Gaming, Makers, UX, Development, and Business and Marketing.

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 9:55am

A properly-implemented email marketing program is a tool that can improve the impact of your overall content marketing effort by keeping your audience engaged, driving traffic to all of your content, and helping build stronger relationships.

It's also important to note that email marketing is not a successful marketing strategy on its own. Rather than using it as an isolated tool, your marketing efforts will be far more successful if you properly integrate email marketing into as many inbound campaign channels as you can.

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 4:29pm

1. So Alex, what's your role at Mediacurrent, both internally and client-related?

 My official title is Drupal Developer. I do site building work, custom module development, sometimes handle deployments, and an occasional bit of light theme work. I also participate in client meetings to provide technical insight where necessary.

2. We're so glad to have you!  Give us an idea of what professional path brought you here.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 11:52am

An interesting platform I came across recently for developing and deploying cloud applications is OpenShift by RedHat. OpenShift is a next generation application hosting platform. The software running this service is open-sourced under the name OpenShift Origin, and is available on GitHub. Developers use Git to deploy web applications in different languages to the platform.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 10:01am

Social media. Everyone has it, but not everyone is using it correctly. Platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube exist not only to entertain and connect people to one another, but also to connect people with businesses. With advertising dollars getting smaller, the need for effective, low cost marketing tactics is more important than ever.

Monday, March 31, 2014 - 12:51pm

Getting started in Drupal can be daunting.  The first hurdle most people encounter is the terminology Drupal uses.  Some terms may be completely unfamiliar while others have a different meaning depending on the context.  The faster you learn to understand and speak Drupaleze, the easier it will be to communicate with other Drupal developers more effectively. To that end, here are a list of terms commonly used in the Drupal world:

Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 2:34pm

Yesterday, we announced to the local Atlanta Drupal community that Mediacurrent would not be playing a lead organizational role in Drupalcamp Atlanta 2014. Below is the email I shared with the member list from the Atlanta Drupal User Group:

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 1:22pm

Great Wide Open is a conference featuring 45 minute sessions and 1.5 hour workshops exploring Open Source, Open Tech, and the Open Web in the Enterprise.  It will feature some of the world's top developers, technologists and decision makers, including yours truly, the Mediacurrent team. We'd love to send you there for free. Enter to win one of 8 registrations for the conference. See you there!

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:46am

1.  So Erin, what's your role at Mediacurrent, both internally and client-related?

My title is Business Development.  This includes working with prospective clients to see if Mediacurrent can solve their Drupal and Digital Strategy needs.  I also work with our Partners and Alliances to better serve our clients and provide a complete solution.  Internally, I work a lot with our Marketing and Project Management teams.  As someone goes from visiting our website to a Discovery engagement to a site maintenance plan, I try to keep everything moving in the right direction.

2.  We’re so glad to have you!  Give us an idea of what professional path brought you here.

Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 4:35pm

Recently, Medicurrent's Co-Founder Dave Terry and Solutions Architect Jason Smith joined Business in the Morning to discuss the value of open source solutions, the power of a virtual company and how that impacts company culture, and one of our biggest wins - Weather.com.