Issue 42 July 5, 2012
Issue 42. I don't have the answer to everything but we do have some cool tips and tricks for Drupalers. I also wanna mention that if you want to support TheWeeklyDrop you can now do so. Head on over to the new donate page if you would like to support your favorite weekly Drupal news source.
Drupal 7 Core Release Postponed
Drupal 7 core release postponed; help still needed resolving release blockers.
Drupal Governance Sprint
Randy Fay and Dries Buytaert are holding a sprint about Drupal Governance on July 16 and 17 in Portland, Oregon just after the Community Leadership Summit. If you have suggestions for topics jump in and get involved.
DrupalCon Contributions to COD
DrupalCon São Paolo Updates and Call for Session Proposals
It's time to start gearing up for DrupalCon São Paolo! Call for session proposals opened on June 28th and closes August 24th.
Pantheon Raises $5M Series A From Foundry
Congrats to the Pantheon crew. They are absolutely killing it.
Transitions at the Drupal Association
Welcome To The Hen House
This week ThinkShout announced RedHen, their Drupal CRM distro. It looks very promising.
Skill Compass Updates
Drupalcon Munich's Community Track
Tutorials & Articles
De-Drupalizing The Login Form
Oh course Morten DK wrote this article for Drupal Watch Dog :)
Affordable Faceted Search Using Solr
Drupal Drush Tutorial and Documentation
Unlike many Drush tutorials, OSTraining's tut is not Mac/Linux centric.
Inheriting your Drupal Profile From an Existing Distribution
Drupal Development with Vim
Tips n Tricks
You and Your Development Environment
Automatically Increment Features Version Numbers Using Drush
Another nice tip from Alex Weber.
Find and Replace Paths Within Code Files
Creating Page Layouts with Omega Theme
Responsive Wireframes with Foundation
Dave outlines the great Foundation framework by Zurb. Foundation is a responsive HTML/CSS/JS prototyping framework. It's a really nice way to quickly flesh out an idea and demo it to a client. Just used it a few months ago. Highly recommend Foundation.
Modules and Tools
Module Monday: Node Announce
Project Review Wednesday: Responsive Image Styles
Sublime Text 2 for Drupal Development
Modules Unraveled: 026 Bob Christenson and Making a Living in Drupal
Great Modules Unraveled episode with Bob Christenson of Mustardseed about making a living with Drupal.
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Case Western Reserve University US
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