It feels great to build a Drupal tool that has achieved more than 1 million downloads and helps people from different places around the world to create, build and deploy Drupal applications. It's been quite a journey, which took almost four years and required a lot of time and effort.... - News from Planet Drupal
I recently shared the community needs and potential strategies for evolving community governance, which resulted from the Community Discussions we held in person and online throughout April and May. You can find the webinar recording and written transcript, as well as the meeting minutes from all Community Discussions, at
In last two blog post we discussed the basics of getting started with Drupal Commerce and the steps of e-commerce products creation. As we move forward with our learnings, we will write about how we dealt with those.
There... - News from Planet Drupal
For the second time, around 100 people gathered in Heidelberg, Germany, for the 2-day Drupal Business & Community Days Heidelberg 2017 conference. Its unique concept combined two session tracks... - News from Planet Drupal
Drupal core announcements: July 17th, 2017 Symfony security fix in Security component (CVE-2017-11365) - Drupal not affected
Symfony contacted the Drupal Security team about today's Symfony security release addressing an issue in UserPasswordValidator. This announcement is to reassure the Drupal community that Drupal 8 is not affected by this fix, as it does not make use of this security component. There is no Drupal 8 release scheduled for this, and there is no action you... - News from Planet Drupal
Drupal 8.4.0, the next planned minor release of Drupal 8, is scheduled for Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Minor releases include new features, usability improvements, and backwards-compatible API improvements. Here's what this means now for core patches.
The goal of the alpha phase is to begin the preparation of the minor release and provide a testing target for theme or module developers and site owners. Alpha releases include most of the new features, API additions, and disruptive changes... - News from Planet Drupal
There are a number of scenarios in Drupal 8 where you might notice your MySQL database size starts growing incredibly fast, even if you're not adding any content. Most often, in my experience, the problem stems from a exponentially-increasing-in-size
cache_render table. I've had enough private conversations about... - News from Planet Drupal
Oh! Hey there, my name is Piyush Jain and as a new staff member at the Drupal Association I wanted to learn what the community likes so much about DrupalCon.
This week, I spoke with Rachel Lawson (rachel_norfolk),... - News from Planet Drupal
Memberships are not all the same. Some memberships last a lifetime, others last a year, or a month. Some memberships are... - News from Planet Drupal
This is Part 2 of 2 of my Drupal vs Sitecore blog series. In the first part, I've compared the two from the perspectives of content authoring, marketing, and... - News from Planet Drupal
If you are a Drupal developer coming new to CiviCRM, it can be a bit of a "culture shock" to realize that CiviCRM is not your typical Drupal module.
CiviCRM has a separate and independent evolution and ecosystem, and its standard practices and APIs reflect that. From installation of the module itself, to creating... - News from Planet Drupal
In a fast moving industry like ours, it is imperative that we have tools that allow us to build environments (front and back-end), quickly, while providing consistency all across. The same way we have DevOps processes... - News from Planet Drupal
Acquia Developer Center Blog: Building an Open Source Photo Gallery with Face and Object Recognition (Part 1)
What an honor it was to be selected to present at Drupal Camp Asheville again! This event just gets better and better each year. I want to thank the organizers, volunteers, attendees, and sponsors for making it so awesome!
Below you will find the video for my talk,... - News from Planet Drupal
(It's not too late to submit... - News from Planet Drupal