In this very special holiday episode of the DrupalEasy Podcast, (most of) the co-hosts pick our favorite Drupaly things from 2015, including our favorite Drupal moments as well as our favorite things about Drupal 8. Ted teaches us about the spirit of Christmas, Andrew talks about his favorite podcast episode, Ryan makes a surprise appearance, and we meet Kelley Curry (BrightBold), our newest co-host.
Our Favorite Things
Drupal moment of the year
- Mike - DrupalCon Barcelona community keynotes.
- Ryan - adding new hosts to DrupalEasy Podcast / recording the April Fool's Day Episode / singing the Drupal Oddity song at DrupalCon Karaoke in Los Angeles and watching Mike H freak out.
- Andrew - Being at work and having my boss ask what happened to the DrupalEasy Podcast. It was the April Fools Day episode. He was afraid we all lost our minds.
- Kelley - DrupalCon LA prenote / release of D8 with my first 4 core commits / getting asked to join the podcast.
- Ted - Acquia U, Drupalcon LA Hallway Track.
- Mike - View modes being a first-class “thing”.
- Ryan - that I got to learn Dependency Injection, Services, OOP.
- Andrew - Namespacing (more PHP but hey, we can now use it). Or more meta, we now fit into the rest of the PHP world.
- Kelley - Theming improvements: Classy, Stable, Twig debugging.
- Ted - OOP - CMI - Death to Features.
- The next session of the 12-week Drupal Career Online course starts in March, 2016 - visit DrupalEasy.com/dco for all the details.
- Drupal Association membership drive - $100,000 in new revenue and 1,000 new members by December 30, 2015.
- DrupalCamp New Jersey - January 29-31, 2016.
- Drupal Global Sprints - January 30, 2016.
- Florida DrupalCamp 2016 - March 5, 2016.
- MidCamp - March 17-20, 2016.
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Five Questions (answers only)
- Started a 501(c)(3) to support a bilingual public school. Hurley K-8 and Neighborhood Parents for the Hurley School.
- Gathered Table iPhone app.
- Speak at DrupalCon.
- DrupalCon San Francisco help from Benjamin Doherty (bangpound).
One Christmas at a Time by Jonathan Coulton and John Roderick.
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