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Posted Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:46am in Rosemary's blog

Drutopia is an initiative within the Drupal project that prioritizes putting the best online tools into the hands of grassroots groups. By embracing the liberatory possibilities of free software...

Posted Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 8:15am in Rosemary's blog

As part of a long-term collaborative partnership with the University of Victoria's Geography Department, Chocolate Lily has been working...

Posted Monday, January 26, 2015 - 11:10am in Nedjo's blog

This is part two of a series on configuration management challenges in Durpal 8. Part 1 looked at...

Posted Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 4:02pm in Nedjo's blog

In a recent blog post, Drupal 8 co-maintainer Alex Pott highlighted a seismic shift in Drupal that's mostly...

Posted Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 9:24am in Rosemary's blog

A managed hosting service will be the first fruit of a new partnership between Chocolate Lily Web Projects and the Montreal-based cooperative Praxis Labs aimed...

Posted Friday, October 4, 2013 - 1:03pm in Nedjo's blog

Browsing joomla.org, I recently noticed the following in the Joomla roadmap:

The Joomla! CMS [content management...

Posted Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 9:13pm in Nedjo's blog

Back in 2008, when Drupal 6 was released and version 7 was only a faint glow on the horizon, the Drupal project stood at a crossroads with multiple possible futures. One of those futures was the...

Posted Friday, April 12, 2013 - 9:04am in Rosemary's blog

As the developers and maintainers of the Open Outreach distribution for nonprofits, we’re curious to see who is using the distribution to further their...

Posted Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 3:54pm in Nedjo's blog

Despite the great Drupal distributions available, most Drupal site builders have yet to start using them regularly for building client sites...

Posted Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 3:09pm in Nedjo's blog

If you're a group having a Drupal website built for you, one of the first questions you should ask is, "What distribution will you base the site on?"

And conversely if you're a Drupal site...

Posted Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 12:26pm in Nedjo's blog

The latest release of the Open Outreach distribution for nonprofits comes with built-in CRM (contact relationship management) support, based on...

Posted Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 10:09am in Nedjo's blog

Chances are you're reading this because you're passionate enough about Drupal to read the Drupal Planet feed with your morning coffee or afternoon doughnut. If so, you or someone you know might be...

Posted Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:21am in Nedjo's blog

"We think Open Outreach on Pantheon is an incredibly powerful tool for site builders and web-savvy nonprofit staff and a great place to begin for those new to Drupal." -...

Posted Friday, July 13, 2012 - 5:35pm in Nedjo's blog

The Apps approach to making Drupal site building easy is gaining support. But there's a long way to go before Apps can provide sites seamlessly...

Posted Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 7:21am in Rosemary's blog

What’s new with the Open Outreach distribution for nonprofits? Lots!

There are now over 250 sites using Open Outreach. After working on getting this distribution up and running for so...