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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!

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.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 12:27pm

There was an article by David Baker that caught my attention. David is a long-time consultant for the web agency marketplace who offers blunt, but sage advice that comes from maintaining a strong pulse on what is happening in our industry.Essentially, he challenged Principals to think about what success really looks like at your agency.

Friday, March 22, 2013 - 12:03pm

The Drupal Community is now one of the largest - if not the largest - open source communities in the world. With over 20,000 modules and 1+ million users, the growth is impressive.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 10:25am

In the battle for CMS dominance, there are three main players in the Open Source space: DrupalWordpressJoomla. This blog isn’t a comparsion between the two, though there are plenty out there. What I want to focus on is all of you who have a Wordpress site and want to transition it to Drupal—easily.

We have found that there is a lot of user crossover between these platforms, Wordpress in particular. The maintainer of the Migrate module, Mike Ryan, has done great work on the Wordpress...

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 10:21am

Maybe you already know by now that mobile web is important. There are now more than 100 million smartphone users in the U.S. and the percentage of overall web traffic that comes from mobile users just doubled in 2011. 

Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 8:31am

Git is becoming a standard in revision control software for Open Source development. Its distributed nature along with speed and flexibility aligns its self with todays agile and fast paced web development environment. This previously recorded webinar covers the common mechanics of using Git while also pointing out standard "gotchas" that new adopters of Git face. This webinar is considered a teaser for the full Blue Collar Git that I'll be giving in Charlotte. The teaser version of the webinar is intended for users who have some experience with revision control software (such as SVN or CVS) but are new to Git.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 4:44pm

At the end of this month on September 30th, Mediacurrent is helping organize the first-ever Atlanta Drupal Business Summit. To my knowledge, this is the only time an event tailored to non-developers (i.e. the “suits”) has been held in direct conjunction with a regional Drupalcamp. Let me be blunt, I think Drupal has a serious problem that it needs to address soon, very soon. 

Sunday, February 27, 2011 - 10:36am

This blog post is part of a series on Drupal distributions.

If you stay up-to-date in the world of Drupal news, you've probably read that Phase2 Technology has recently acquired Development Seed's Drupal distributions, OpenAtrium and Managing News.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 3:13pm

The famous Greek philosopher Aristotle stated, “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation.”  Aristotle's dialogues have been used to teach an array of subjects  from physics to poetry.  Mediacurrent has heeded Aristotle's words and has recently stood up a new training division.    As countless Drupal sites are launched daily across the web the demand for sound Drupal specific training has exploded.    The increased number of  Drupal books published over the last several years mirror the Drupal community’s desire for increased training.