Nedjo's blog

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...

Posted Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 4:09pm in Nedjo's blog

Open Outreach is a Drupal 7 distribution designed to provide a web solution that small and medium sized nonprofits can just turn on and start using.

Posted Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 7:13pm in Nedjo's blog

Sooner or later most site developers are going to want to include related content--the articles most relevant to the content being viewed. Here are some quick notes on approaches to related...

Posted Monday, September 19, 2011 - 10:54am in Nedjo's blog

When developing a Drupal site using the Features module, it's important that everyone is clear on what kinds of changes are done where.

Posted Monday, September 19, 2011 - 10:20am in Nedjo's blog

The Features module for Drupal is a powerful tool for site development, but it's got its share of challenges, as Lullabot's James Sansbury noted in...