Nedjo's blog

Posted Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 12:20pm in Nedjo's blog

As controversy swirls around the Drupal project leadership, community members are asking searching questions about the role of corporate influence in the project.

It's a good time to take a...

Posted Friday, March 31, 2017 - 9:31am in Nedjo's blog

Conditions are ripe for a fork of the Drupal project. But what kind of fork?

In recent days there's been a bunch of insightful and thought provoking reflection within the Drupal community (...

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 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 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 Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 9:33am in Nedjo's blog

What is Drupal good for? Drupal is often used for creating complex organizational websites that might take weeks or months to develop from initial plans to launch....

Posted Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 6:21pm in Nedjo's blog

A current project we're working on at Chocolate Lily involves upgrading a Drupal 6 site to use the Drupal 7 Open Outreach...

Posted Monday, October 31, 2011 - 11:57am in Nedjo's blog

As the first few organizations start to try out our Open Outreach distribution, I'm realizing there's a lot to figure out as you build a distribution-based...