Angela Byron

Director, Community Development
Acquia, Inc.

Angela Byron is an Open Source evangelist who lives and breathes Drupal. She got her start as a Google Summer of Code student in 2005 and since then has completely immersed herself in the Drupal community. Her work includes reviewing and committing Drupal core patches, supporting community contributors, coordinating with the Drupal.org infrastructure team, and evangelizing Drupal.

Angela is the lead author of O'Reilly's first Drupal book, entitled Using Drupal. She is on the Board of Directors for the Drupal Association, and is a sought-after lecturer on many themes, especially the topics of women in Open Source and just about anything to do with Drupal. Angie is known as "webchick" on drupal.org.

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Posted on mercredi, le 27 août 2014, 03h20 EDT
Welcome to the 6th installment of an 8-part blog series we're calling "The Ultimate Guide to Drupal 8." Whether you're a site builder, module or theme developer, or simply an end-user of a Drupal website, Drupal 8 has tons in store for you! This Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 13 août 2014, 17h34 EDT
Back in February at the Acquia Build Week hackathon, Team "Upgrade Roboto" (webchick, Wim Leers, Gábor Hojtsy, xjm, japerry, and estha) published the Drupal Module Upgrader project. The project is a script that scans the source of a Drupal 7 module Plus...
Posted on lundi, le 4 août 2014, 16h51 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? It's been an exciting two weeks as Twig Autoescaping was turned on by default, the menu links system was completely revamped, entity caching was finally added to core, and we switched Drupal 8 version numbers to Semantic Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 17 juillet 2014, 16h45 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? This week saw the commit of part one and two of the major menu-system rewrite in which menu-links become plugins. The original patch weighed in at over 600kb and was one of the remaining seven beta-blockers. Splitting it Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 10 juillet 2014, 18h53 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? The past two weeks have seen steady progress on Drupal 8, with the release of drupal 8.0-alpha13, the Clearing of the RTBC Queue, the expected deployment of Semantic Versioning support on Drupal.org, the launch of the #D8CX Plus...
Posted on lundi, le 23 juin 2014, 05h16 EDT
Welcome to the 5th installment of an 8-part blog series we're calling "The Ultimate Guide to Drupal 8." Whether you're a site builder, module or theme developer, or simply an end-user of a Drupal website, Drupal 8 has tons in store for you! This Plus...
Posted on lundi, le 2 juin 2014, 10h28 EDT
Want to use the most awesome version of Drupal on the most awesome Drupal hosting? ;) This guide is for you! Let's Get Started! First, head to http://www.acquia.com/acquia-cloud-free to set up your new site. This process takes a few minutes, but Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 29 mai 2014, 12h15 EDT
Welcome to the 4th installment of an 8-part blog series we're calling "The Ultimate Guide to Drupal 8." Whether you're a site builder, module or theme developer, or simply an end-user of a Drupal website, Drupal 8 has tons in store for you! This Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 21 mai 2014, 07h33 EDT
Welcome to the third instalment of an 8-part blog series we're calling "The Ultimate Guide to Drupal 8." Whether you're a site builder, module or theme developer, or simply an end-user of a Drupal website, Drupal 8 has tons in store for you! This Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 15 mai 2014, 18h30 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? The past two weeks saw the Drupal community rally together to support each other and recognize the hard work involved in making Drupal awesome, starting with the launch of the Drupal Core Gittip Team and the news that Alex Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 14 mai 2014, 07h58 EDT
Welcome to the second installment of an 8-part blog series we're calling "The Ultimate Guide to Drupal 8." Whether you're a site builder, module or theme developer, or simply an end-user of a Drupal website, Drupal 8 has tons in store for you! This Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 7 mai 2014, 01h33 EDT
Welcome to the first instalment of an 8-part blog series we're calling "The Ultimate Guide to Drupal 8." Whether you're a site builder, module or theme developer, or simply an end-user of a Drupal website, Drupal 8 has tons in store for you! This Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 30 avril 2014, 18h26 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? This week saw the release of Drupal 8 alpha 11 and two major patches - one adding PSR-4 autoloading support and another containing the Drupal 6 to Drupal 8 migration path. The PSR-4 patch added PSR-4 support alongside PSR-0 Plus...
Posted on lundi, le 21 avril 2014, 16h02 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? Configuration system changes Over the past month, a lot of work has gone into the configuration system. With the addition of a separate module install/uninstall step for the config import process, it's finally possible to Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 2 avril 2014, 17h32 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? The past three weeks saw some exciting progress on Drupal 8, in part due to the hard work of everyone who went to DrupalDevDays 2014 in Szeged, Hungary. It also saw the release of drupal-8.x-alpha10. Drupal Developer Days Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 12 mars 2014, 17h42 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? Two big news items this week for our intrepid testbots! First, RTBC core patches are now automatically retested every 24 hours to ensure they don't go stale and to avoid regressions and commit conflicts. Hooray!! Plus...
Posted on Samedi, le 8 février 2014, 17h08 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? It's been a remarkable couple of weeks for Drupal 8, with several landmark changes, a global sprint, and a surge in core issue queue activity. Global sprint weekend The second Global Sprint Weekend was held January 25-26. Plus...
Posted on vendredi, le 24 janvier 2014, 15h56 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? Last week, in lieu of a This week in Drupal Core, xjm and wechick compiled a phenomenal This YEAR in Drupal Core, so here's a catch up of the last two weeks. Happy 13th birthday, Drupal! Drupal 1.0.0 was released on January Plus...
Posted on mardi, le 14 janvier 2014, 17h55 EST
Co-authored by xjm and webchick Welcome! For Drupal's 13th birthday, in addition to Give Drupal a Birthday Present: Tackle a D8 Issue!, we wanted to celebrate the occasion with a retrospective of the year 2013 as it relates to Drupal core Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 19 decembre 2013, 15h53 EST
Bonjour, it is that time of year again, we hope that you are getting ready for the holidays and New Year. If not, then we are ready with final edition of This Week in Drupal Core of 2013! :) What's new with Drupal 8? A new D8 alpha Drupal 8.0-alpha7 Plus...

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