What we're about

We are website building enthusiasts who focus on using the Drupal Content Management System (CMS) to build modern websites. We enjoy discussing web design & development topics and tackling challenges in website construction.

We discuss topics such as website building basics, user experience, web design, templating, web development, web accessibility, eCommerce, Drupal, PHP, Symphony, Composer, TWIG, YML, Linux, and much more.

We meet the first Thursday of each month starting around 6 pm. During our meetups, we discuss projects, help those with questions on getting started and usually have a presentation.

We meet in the conference room in the Feather Sound Panera Bread. Meetings are free if we buy food. Please tell the cashier you are with the group in the conference room. Time Schedule for our monthly meetups:

6:00 - 7:00 | Social Hour and food

7:00 - 8:00 | Meeting / Presentation

8:00 - 9:00 | Open Forum Discussion(s) / further chat and Q&Q

More information on the Drupal CMS Platform: http://www.drupal.org/

Upcoming events (5+)

Minimal Drupal: Easiest Ways to Start with Drupal

This month's meetup will showcase some of the quickest, easiest ways to get a Drupal site up and running. From command line installs to dev desktop to Docker, we will cover how to get started quickly in Drupal. Topics covered: - Using Drupal out of the box, with no setup. - Easy local development with Docker. - Using Composer to manage Drupal on a shared remote host. NOTE: This meetup will also be streamed LIVE for all Florida Drupal Attendees. Stay tuned for details if you can not make it in person! ++++++ ABOUT US We are website building enthusiasts who focus on using the Drupal Content Management System (CMS) to build modern websites. We enjoy discussing web design & development topics and tackling challenges in website construction. We discuss topics such as website building basics, user experience, web design, templating, web development, web accessibility, eCommerce, Drupal, PHP, Symphony, Composer, TWIG, YML, Linux, and much more. We meet the first Thursday of each month starting around 6 pm. During our meetups, we discuss projects, help those with questions on getting started and usually have a presentation. We meet in the conference room in the Feather Sound Panera Bread. Meetings are free if we buy food. Please tell the cashier you are with the group in the conference room. We have the room reserved only for our group from 7-8 but please feel free to come before hand to socialize and enjoy dinner The time Schedule for our monthly meetups is: 6:00 - 7:00 | Social Hour and food* 7:00 - 8:00 | Meeting / Presentation 8:00 - 9:00 | Open Forum Discussion(s) / further chat and Q&A* *Room is not reserved but we will be in there! More information on the Drupal CMS Platform: http://www.drupal.org/

Professional Drupal Installations

Panera Bread

Last month we discussed quick and easy ways to get Drupal installed and running; this month we will go over how to get it installed and running in a more "professional" way. This includes migrating out a docker instance to a hosting platform and also things to know and look for when hosting your Drupal site. ++++++ ABOUT US We are website building enthusiasts who focus on using the Drupal Content Management System (CMS) to build modern websites. We enjoy discussing web design & development topics and tackling challenges in website construction. We discuss topics such as website building basics, user experience, web design, templating, web development, web accessibility, eCommerce, Drupal, PHP, Symphony, Composer, TWIG, YML, Linux, and much more. We meet the first Thursday of each month starting around 6 pm. During our meetups, we discuss projects, help those with questions on getting started and usually have a presentation. We meet in the conference room in the Feather Sound Panera Bread. Meetings are free if we buy food. Please tell the cashier you are with the group in the conference room. We have the room reserved only for our group from 7-8 but please feel free to come before hand to socialize and enjoy dinner The time Schedule for our monthly meetups is: 6:00 - 7:00 | Social Hour and food* 7:00 - 8:00 | Meeting / Presentation 8:00 - 9:00 | Open Forum Discussion(s) / further chat and Q&A* *Room is not reserved but we will be in there! More information on the Drupal CMS Platform: http://www.drupal.org/

Drupal Security: How It Works

Panera Bread

This month's meetup will discuss how security in Drupal works, from the simple role/permission level, to the dedicated security team, to a possible deep dive in securing Drupal sites on an enterprise/large scale level. ++++++ ABOUT US We are website building enthusiasts who focus on using the Drupal Content Management System (CMS) to build modern websites. We enjoy discussing web design & development topics and tackling challenges in website construction. We discuss topics such as website building basics, user experience, web design, templating, web development, web accessibility, eCommerce, Drupal, PHP, Symphony, Composer, TWIG, YML, Linux, and much more. We meet the first Thursday of each month starting around 6 pm. During our meetups, we discuss projects, help those with questions on getting started and usually have a presentation. We meet in the conference room in the Feather Sound Panera Bread. Meetings are free if we buy food. Please tell the cashier you are with the group in the conference room. We have the room reserved only for our group from 7-8 but please feel free to come before hand to socialize and enjoy dinner The time Schedule for our monthly meetups is: 6:00 - 7:00 | Social Hour and food* 7:00 - 8:00 | Meeting / Presentation 8:00 - 9:00 | Open Forum Discussion(s) / further chat and Q&A* *Room is not reserved but we will be in there! More information on the Drupal CMS Platform: http://www.drupal.org/

The Life Cycle of a Drupal Issue

Panera Bread

This month, we will go over everything involved in handling an "issue" on the Drupal.org site. From the issue creation, to testing a possible fix, to patching to updating to a new version, our developers will show you what they do to keep their contributed modules up to date! +++++ ABOUT US We are website building enthusiasts who focus on using the Drupal Content Management System (CMS) to build modern websites. We enjoy discussing web design & development topics and tackling challenges in website construction. We discuss topics such as website building basics, user experience, web design, templating, web development, web accessibility, eCommerce, Drupal, PHP, Symphony, Composer, TWIG, YML, Linux, and much more. We meet the first Thursday of each month starting around 6 pm. During our meetups, we discuss projects, help those with questions on getting started and usually have a presentation. We meet in the conference room in the Feather Sound Panera Bread. Meetings are free if we buy food. Please tell the cashier you are with the group in the conference room. We have the room reserved only for our group from 7-8 but please feel free to come before hand to socialize and enjoy dinner The time Schedule for our monthly meetups is: 6:00 - 7:00 | Social Hour and food* 7:00 - 8:00 | Meeting / Presentation 8:00 - 9:00 | Open Forum Discussion(s) / further chat and Q&A* *Room is not reserved but we will be in there! More information on the Drupal CMS Platform: http://www.drupal.org/

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