After many weeks of hard work by a dedicated group of Panopoly users, the first official release of Panopoly has finally landed in high street stores! I have literally just cut the Panopoly 1.1 release and am waiting for Drupal.org to package it up as I write this.
Lebron James makes a living doing what he loves - as do most professional athletes (except for maybe Andrew Bynum). There is no better feeling in your career than when you reach a point where you literally love what you do.
Panopoly is a Drupal base distribution that provides a solid and robust starting point for those wanting to build their own Drupal websites and distributions. The Panopoly project was started by Pantheon's Matt Cheney and its really beginning to taking off.
Having been an active and passionate advocate of the Features module and code driven development workflows in general for Drupal, I have been very pleased to see a substantial drive forwards with the Features module over recent weeks.
The conference started in traditional style with fun and laughs, before moving on to the so called DriesNote (or KeyNote to any non-Drupal person). This is where Dries Buytaert - project founder and lead - gives his 'state of Drupal' presentation.
SystemSeed loves a challenge. Especially one that allows us to contribute to the Drupal community. So, we have turned our attention to the Open Academy distribution. We like this distribution. We like the fact that it could become a great product to help reduce time to market for academic institutions building out a web presence .
Drupal has a special maintenance mode setting, which should always be used when deploying updates, or making substantial changes. This special maintenance mode can easily be activated via the admin interface at /admin/config/development/maintenance. But that's a bit clunky and slow, especially if you have a lot of sites that you need to put into maintenance mode.
We're happy to introduce Organic Group Emails. Why did we do it? Well, because we love content editors. They're people just like me and you and they need to feel the love, too. What is it? Grab a seat with us really quick and let us explain - it'll only take a minute.