Issue 22 February 16, 2012
New DA Board Members, training events, and a bevy of great articles. On to the links.
Donna Benjamin (KatteKrab) of Australia and Steve Purkiss (stevepurkiss) of the United Kingdom were elected to the Drupal Association as at-large Board Members last week.
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February 24, 2012 at the UCF Executive Development Center in Orlando, Florida.
April 3rd, 2012 in Singapore.
April 3rd, 2012 at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco, California.
New to Drupal? Get a head start with this day long training tailored to Drupal newbies.
You heard it right, merlinofchaos will be doing a day log training with Lullabot at Drupalcon Denver covering Views, Panels and other tools.
We featured Tsachi Shlidor's post on Sasson a SASS powered theme back in Issue 20. This week Tsachi responds to Howard Tyson's post "A Responsive Drupal Theme in 50 Lines of Code or Less" with a none code method using Sasson.
Learn how to slim down those images without losing quality. If you are using Photoshop to do this, you are probably missing out.
Static site generators like Jekyll are hot right now for good reason. Matthew Farina shares his experiences migrating from Drupal to Jekyll.
Over on the Urban Insight blog Chris Loos shows us how to integrate Drupal webforms with Salesforce.
James Silver shows us how to ajaxify your links in Drupal 7. If you're new to ajax this might be a good time to dip your toe in the water.
Touch Icons module is simple. It makes it easy to add a the Web Clip Icon used by iOS when a user saves a site to the home screen of their iOS device.
Drupal fields are great right? But what if you want to simplify the options when creating a field and provide more granular permissions? That is exactly the use case that the Simple Field module was created to fill.
Brian is on a tear releasing episodes of his Modules Unraveled Podcast. He's interviewing folks from the Drupal community that you may not have heard of but should have.
Karen Stevenson of Lullabot gives us the lowdown on locations as it relates to SEO, Google Places, Structured Data, and Geositemaps.
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