Do It With Drupal: Configuring a Kick-Ass WYSIWYG Editor

December 9th 2009

* To make it easier for people to format text without knowing HTML, you could do filters, and/or editors * Filters change stuff - people type things, filter changes that on output * A ton of modules that provide filters in addition to the core * Filter only makes its transformations on output... read more

Do It With Drupal: New York Senate

December 8th 2009

Background * Transforming an anachronistic organization with Drupal * In control of Republican party for 44 years * Never had a CIO before January 2009 - focused on internal enterprise IT before * People were cutting out and pasting articles from papers... read more

Do It With Drupal: Fantasy Sites- Stack Overflow

December 8th 2009

About Stack Overflow * Zero barriers to entry * Reward good content by putting the best answers first * Give people karma * Destroy Experts' Exchange and answers behind a paywall * Incredibly active... read more

Do It With Drupal: The Economist

December 8th 2009

Rob robpurdie@economist.com - Scrum Practice Leader twitter.com/robpurdie facebook.com/robpurdie Overview * Moving incrementally and iteratively to Drupal- making improvements as you move bit by bit * User comments and recommendations served from Drupal... read more

Do It With Drupal: Anatomy of a Distribution: Open Atrium

December 8th 2009

* Open Atrium is a "team portal in a box" (AKA Basecamp alternative) * Can be behind a firewall, is free, openatrium.com * Putting people in different groups * Comes with six features: * Blog: turned on/off on a group-by-group basis * Wiki * Calendar- iCal feeds too * Shoutbox - like private Twitter * Case Tracker - ticketing system * Group dashboard * 75,000 downloads since July 17 * translate.openatrium.com - 31+ levels to various extents... read more