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 core patch review, 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.

Recente blogs

Posted on woensdag, 12 maart 2014, 17:42
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!! Meer...
Posted on zaterdag, 8 februari 2014, 17:08
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. Meer...
Posted on Vrijdag, 24 januari 2014, 15:56
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 Meer...
Posted on dinsdag, 14 januari 2014, 17:55
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 Meer...
Posted on donderdag, 19 december 2013, 15:53
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 Meer...
Posted on donderdag, 12 december 2013, 18:53
Sorry that we're a day late this week! If you'd like to reduce delays due to xjm's chronic insomnia, consider helping out with these posts. ;) What's new with Drupal 8? Working toward drupal-8.0-beta1 This week's most important Drupal 8 news is Meer...
Posted on woensdag, 4 december 2013, 16:01
What's new with Drupal 8? The last two weeks have been absolutely ACTION PACKED Drupal 8 core-wise. Let's see if I can remember it all. :) Migrate in core The Migrate in Core team had their first core patch land! This provides the underlying Meer...
Posted on woensdag, 20 november 2013, 16:53
What's new with Drupal 8? Config translation UI in core We now have a config translation UI in core! The module builds forms off of configuration schemas and automatically attaches translation operations to overview and edit forms. Whilst working on Meer...
Posted on woensdag, 6 november 2013, 22:59
What's new with Drupal 8? Greetings. For any of you who celebrated Halloween, Dia de Muertos, All Souls' Day, Samhain, or any other holiday marking the halfway point between equinox and solstice or between the material and spirit worlds, we hope you Meer...
Posted on woensdag, 30 oktober 2013, 02:26
What's new with Drupal 8? Greetings! We took a week off last week to attend BADCamp. There was sprinting-o-plenty, as well as tons of sessions on Drupal 8. Photo credit: Amazee Labs In the meantime, a lovely new Drupal 8 landing page has launched, Meer...
Posted on woensdag, 16 oktober 2013, 17:30
Welcome to the fourth edition of this week in Drupal core! What's new in Drupal 8? This week saw a large number of bug fixes and cleanup task as we work hard cleaning up our APIs and codebase for a beta release. The next alpha (alpha4) is slated for Meer...
Posted on woensdag, 9 oktober 2013, 18:06
Welcome to the third edition of This week in Drupal Core! What's new in Drupal 8? Goodbye, legacy BC routing support! This week's most exciting news: After five months of work, we've removed the legacy BC support from the routing system. This means Meer...
Posted on donderdag, 19 september 2013, 13:05
"Cross Posted from Drupal.org" Welcome to the inaugural entry in the "This Week in Drupal Core" series, which aims to highlight cool happenings in and around Drupal core for people who don't have their home pages set to http://drupal.org/project/ Meer...