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Kevin Hankens

Acquia, Inc.

Kevin joined Acquia in 2008 working in Professional Services helping customers learn and migrate to Drupal. He is now part of the team supporting the Drupal Gardens infrastructure. Prior to joining Acquia, Kevin worked with Velo Magazine building and maintaining a Drupal site getting in excess of 1.5MM page views and 180k unique visitors daily. He now lives in Salem, Mass with his wife Melissa and little boy Benjamin.

Recent blog posts

Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2009 - 13:36
I just had a requirement to add some text to the body of Drupal's outgoing emails. Turns out it's not too tough using hook_mail_alter(). I started out by using var_export() and drupal_set_message() to find out more information about the array that More...
Posted on Tuesday, December 30, 2008 - 12:37
OK, you've got a few sites. Maybe you are a company with a handful of product sites, or maybe you are a university with hundreds of department sites. When working with more than one site you will inevitably run into problems with maintenance, More...
Posted on Thursday, November 20, 2008 - 12:19
For the second part of my migration blog, I want to touch on the importance of maintaining URLs from your old site and demonstrate some examples of how to capture them in Drupal. Search engine traffic and other referrals are invaluable when it comes More...
Posted on Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 21:02
Update: Acquia has released a great migration whitepaper to help you get ready to move to Drupal. My position with Acquia will find me helping out with a lot of migrations and upgrades. I'm going to embark on a multiple-part blog to discuss some of More...