Drupal 8: Great for users out of the box

Drupal 8: Great for users out of the box

Friday, Oct 30, 2015
We confidently believe that Drupal 8 is going to be great for users out of the box. There are a number of significant user experience and user interface elements that are in Drupal core that are going to make substantial improvements to new and existing users alongside Drupal 8 being even quicker out of the box. In this post I am going to focus on the user or content editor experience and focus on more developer focussed parts in a subsequent blog post. ...

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DrupalCambs Drupal 8 Event

DrupalCambs Drupal 8 Event

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015
This Wednesday (28th October 2015) saw DrupalCambs’ Drupal 8 release session, featuring three talks about the new version of the software. The session was very well attended, with people from a range of technical backgrounds and all levels of Drupal experience present. First up was our very own Will Hall, who gave a talk about Drupal 8 ‘out-of-the-box’, and all the new features that come as standard with the new version. ...

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What's So Great About Drupal 8?

What's So Great About Drupal 8?

Friday, Oct 16, 2015
After, five years of development, Drupal 8.0.0-rc1 was released on October 7th 2015. Drupal 8 makes the content management system more powerful, flexible and maintainable than it has ever been before. Here’s some of our favourite new features; let us know what’s got you excited about Drupal 8 in the comments below: Configuration Management In Drupal 7, configuration settings for the software were stored in the database. User data was also stored in the database. ...

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DrupalCon Barcelona Headlines

DrupalCon Barcelona Headlines

Friday, Sep 25, 2015
As many of you will know, this week has seen the 25th Drupal Convention, which was hosted in Barcelona. Over 2,000 people attended from across the globe, participating in activities including knowledge sharing sessions and presentations, coding sprints where people work on Drupal itself, and a variety of social events. Many of those sessions concerned Drupal 8, which we’re hearing rumours could have its first release candidate available on 7th October. ...

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