RSS Feed Drupal HQ

New Book! Drupal 6 Search Engine Optimization

October 21, 2009

Drupal 6 Search Engine Optimization is a new Drupal book authored by Ben Finklea and published by Packt Publishing.

Support Drupal by Voting in Packt Publishing's Open Source CMS Award Competition

October 15, 2009

Packt Publishing, the company behind many well-known Drupal books, holds an annual Open Source CMS Award that recognizes open source content management platforms and their communities. In addition to bragging rights, winners also receive financial support for their projects in the form of cash prizes.

Install Profiles Packing on - Funding obtained, feedback welcome

October 9, 2009

Since the 5.0 release, Drupal core has included an installer that supports installation profiles to setup and configure a site for a certain use-case. In theory this allows for people to create a better "out of the box" solution by configuring Drupal like a wiki, a conference, or a publishing site.

Cracking Drupal - Drupal Security book, talks, and review service

October 6, 2009

It's nearly 6 months since the release of Cracking Drupal, which makes for a nice milestone to talk about the book and mention a few related developments.

Case Study: Saint Louis Review News Website

September 29, 2009

The Saint Louis Review is a local Catholic diocesan newspaper serving the nearly 500,000 member Archdiocese of Saint Louis. The newspaper has had a website since the late 90s, which was ported to a custom-designed CMS in 2001. The PHP/MySQL-based site ran quite well throughout the first decade of this millennium, but was in need of either a serious overhaul or a redesign, to go along with the paper's new tabloid layout in April 2009. Upgrade to Drupal 6.x - State of the Site

September 24, 2009

There's lots of exciting news about which was launched over three years ago as a

a glorious hub of worldwide drupal user groups.

Three years since and there are almost 650 groups on the site and over 51,000 subscriptions to those groups with over 700,000 page views each month. A glorious hub indeed.

HeadlinerCreative : A Case Study

September 22, 2009

Web designers have taken to blogging platforms as a foundation for their portfolio websites. It has always bothered me since, as a web designer, I believe in user-centered design. Blogging systems are not ideal for showcasing a portfolio, as it’s coming at the project from the perspective of “what’s easy to build and how can we fit what we want into it?”

Drupal powered acquired by the Clarity Digital Group

September 19, 2009

As you may have seen in the news,, the first venture backed start-up to use Drupal, was acquired by the Clarity Digital Group which owns and operates a quantified top 100 web property