Issue 179 - March, 5th 2015
If you have been around the Drupal community for a while you know who Aaron Winborn is. If not, take a few minutes and learn more about his story. His is a story that is both inspiring and heart breaking.
In case you missed it, the Drupal community is electing one candidate to serve a two-year term on the Drupal Association Board of Directors.
If you are a Drupal contributor and want to put your two cents in, now is the time.
Victor Kane provides a enjoyable review of DrupalCon Latin America. He hits a few key points about the keynotes that are worth looking into if you haven't watched both presentations yet.
If you missed DrupalCon Latin America fear not. You can watch most of the sessions on Youtube.
I can't think of another person who is better qualified to give advice on starting a career in Drupal than Mike Anello.
Overriding Features modules can be a pain. Mike Potter of Phase2 gives a great overview of the pros and cons of different approaches to the problem.
If you like to tinker, this will interest you.
Mediacurrent's Peter Mallett reminds us to solve our current problems first, doing otherwise often creates new problems.
I have done this recently but in the reverse. Drush 7 is my default.
An interesting approach to memory profiling.
A new attempt to solve an old problem. This looks like it is worth keeping an eye on.
A run down of Drupal modules that can help you improve you Google Pagespeed score.
More cool things from Gizra.