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Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 10:29am

Dries himself said Mobile is the next biggest opportunity within Drupal. During his keynote at Drupalcon Denver he expanded on a quote from Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins and said "we are now in the 5th major technology cycle of the past half century”. Dries continued, “these 5 cycles are mainframe -> mini computer -> desktop -> internet -> mobile.”

We could not agree more.

Monday, June 18, 2012 - 1:24pm

General intro to Features

A quick show of hands… how many of you are using Features? Now, how many of you are using Features to manage deployments? (assumes similar number of hands). How many non-techies would like to know how Features would improve their Drupal site? (good, that's my next post).

Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 9:57am

Introduction to Jay’s Summer List


UPDATE:
Check out my latest D7 top modules list!

There are literally thousands of modules available on Drupal.org. The funny thing is, most developers tend to use only a small percentage of those modules. So out of 16,000+ modules, many developers have only installed up to 200 different modules across their various projects. Furthermore, I think you will find that developers continually use only a few dozen of the same modules on almost every project. It's for that reason why from time to time I like to put together a list of my most-used modules. By doing so, I hope to help new developers figure out what modules they need by narrowing down a list of 16,000 down to around 50 or so modules.

Late last year I released my first...

Monday, June 11, 2012 - 9:54am

The way we can create Maps in Drupal is changing. In this webinar I cover utilizing the Geofield and Openlayers contributed modules to create beautiful dynamic maps in Drupal. We explore what Geofield, Openlayers and their supporting modules do, and walk through an easy to follow recipe for using these contrib modules to create custom maps.

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. 

Friday, June 1, 2012 - 3:07pm

The Drupal Coffee Club has a new location at Inman Perk and we had a great turnout for our first meetup. As usual we had a diverse mix of problems and discussions and we had a great time connecting with other developers in the community. Here’s a roundup of some of the topics covered.