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Another Drupal GovCon is in the books! Learn about our experience at the conference and watch our Senior Systems Engineer, Jason Moore's session "DevOps for Drupal and Other Web Applications."
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Open source has benefits that are unsurpassed by proprietary software solutions.
Zivtech
Zivtech Staff
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Are you a Drupal developer looking for some assistance? Here are five resources that will help sharpen your skills, and keep you in the know.
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Last month, Drupal released Drupal 8.7.0, the latest major update for Drupal 8. The release includes new features, and some changes, to enhance Drupal’s capabilities and performance.
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Your guide to the events Zivtech is attending and sponsoring during Philly Tech Week 2019.
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We recently lead a training session at DrupalCon Seattle 2019 where we discussed some of the best DevOps tools for Drupal. In a few weeks, our Senior Systems Engineer will be discussing these tools more in-depth during his session at Drupaldelphia 2019!
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This year, DrupalCon takes place in Seattle, and we can already smell Starbucks’ Pike Place roast in the air! With only a week left before the fun starts, we’ve been busy preparing for our sold out training, “DevOps for Drupal!”
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Most Drupal developers are experienced building sitewide search with Search API and Views. But it’s easy to learn and harder to master. These are the most common mistakes I see made when doing this task.
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Our CEO and CTO both led speaker sessions at DrupalCamp 2019.
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We recently hosted a public Drupal 8 Site Building training at our downtown Philadelphia office. The training was led by Jason Moore and John Kaeser. Our attendees learned how to put together custom CMS-driven websites without code!
2018
Check out our most popular posts from 2018!
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The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Vaccine Makers Project (VMP) won a PR News Digital Award in the category “Redesign/Relaunch of Site.”
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At this year's BADCamp, our Senior Web Architect Nick Lewis led a session on Gatsby and the JAMstack. You can watch the session here.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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The Drupal team recently unveiled major upgrades to Drupal 8 with the release of Drupal 8.6.0. This improved version of Drupal offers significant changes for content editors, site builders, and developers. 
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We just returned from GovCon 2018 and we're already excited for next year. If you missed our sessions or would just like to watch them again, you're in luck! We've put together a recap of everything we did at GovCon this year.
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If you missed Drupaldelphia this year, check out our session recaps.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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Headed to DrupalCon? Here’s where you can find us throughout the week.
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Emily Howards
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Many organizations rely on spreadsheets for data management, but eventually outgrow them and need a new solution.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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How can we implement a proper workflow in order to deliver a consistent product, improve performance and quality, and facilitate development among developers?
Alban Bailly
Alban Bailly
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Our team started working on a decoupled project for a site called NowAnThen.com a few months ago.
Alban Bailly
Alban Bailly
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A well-designed and easy to use website is key for any business.

Sam Streuli
Sam Streuli
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As a nonprofit or foundation, your grant management system is vital to your organization’s workflow efficiency.

Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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An intuitive content management system makes it significantly easier to streamline the way you manage your digital presence.

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As a sales and marketing leader for an open source technology agency, comparing the strengths and weaknesses of the many open source content manage

Marco De Paulis
Marco De Paulis
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Twenty members of our team went to the conference to attend sessions and represent Zivtech.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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Here's a walkthrough guide to styling a slideshow in Drupal 8.
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Stephanie Semerville
People
Facebook just announced that it will use artificial intelligence to describe images to people who cannot see pictures. While you may think that this development is meant for a limited audience, it actually has wide ranging benefits for everyone.
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Sue Spolan
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It’s time to build your next website. The next step is to figure out which CMS platform is best for the job.
Sue Spolan
Sue Spolan
Coding
In this installment, I'll step through how to set up oEmbed rich content in a WYSIWYG in Drupal 7.
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Here are some additional tools we found to be great assets to a documentarian's repertoire.
User permissions
Let's talk about users, permissions, and roles, and how you can use them to keep your Drupal installation merrily un-borked.
Dan Zinkevich
Dan Zinkevich
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There are tons of themed lorem ipsum generators out there. There are many that are comical and some are very innovative in their approach. Let’s take a look at 11 Lorem Ipsum Generators that will be sure to make testing content creation on your next Drupal project fun.
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AngularJS is a popular javascript framework backed by Google.

Alban Bailly
Alban Bailly
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Here at Zivtech, we are obsessed with creating immersive experiences for mobile and the web using cutting-edge design and Open Source Software like Drupal and Angular.js. One of the web design techniques that we've had on our radar is Parallax Scrolling, which gives depth to a page by scrolling two dimensions of the site at different rates.
Devon Walder
Web Development
Hi, my name is Jason Moore and I am a Developer here at Zivtech.
Drupal Development
We at Zivtech have been working with Drupal for a long time, some of us for over 10 years, and in that time we’ve gotten to use (and sometimes build) a lot of really cool modules to develop stellar sites for our clients.
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Quality

The quality assurance (QA) phase of a web development project is the last phase before launch.

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This weekend 9 members of the Zivtech staff will be participating and competing in Startup Weekend Health Philadelphia 2013.
Drupal Framework
As the community at large wrestles with Drupal's future as both a framework and a CMS, and its usefulness or focus on the various needs of developers, themers, designers, end-users, and others, Zivtech, as an 11-person Drupal team, deals with the same questions and debates internally.