Using Drupal for Enterprise Grade Web Publishing

Portals and KM

I have been writing about the capabilities of Drupal, primarily as supported by Acquia, for some time (see for example, Acquia Provides Drupal Commons to Support Open Source Enterprise Collaboration ) My friend Geoff Bock recenlty report a report on Enterprise-Grade Web Publishing with Drupal that he summarized in his blog post, Why Publishers Should Care About Drupal

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Google Friend Connect now available for Drupal and Joomla

Collaborative Thinking

Helpful for social platforms based on Drupal - would like to see relevant features of Friend Connect supported within Apache SocialSite (still hopefull that this effort gains more attention and traction). Other relevant information: Friend Connect Drupal integration.

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More Evidence of Drupal's Rising Star

Influence

Here are some of my high-level reflections on CapitalCamp DC this weekend: As always, the energy, interest, and momentum that Drupal continues to gain is so encouraging to me. Drupal is being used in many important - and varied - ways. Influence Drupal Drupal

3 Reasons We Use Drupal Commons for Problem Solving Online Communities

Influence

That’s why we love Drupal Commons. Influence Drupal Drupal Collaboration Communication Drupal Drupal

Blog Cases from 2005: Roland Tanglao on Bryght, Drupal and More

Portals and KM

It provided hosting for Drupal users. Drupal is an open source content management platform that allows for a variety of postings, ranging from personal weblogs to community based websites. This is another in a series of case studies from people I interviewed in 2005 about their blogging efforts. Now as we move to 2013, I find it interesting to look back at the early days of business blogging. I will only include cases from people who are still blogging now.

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Social Intranet: Open Atrium social network for internal use

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It’s based on social networking software Drupal, and is free to download: Social Intranet Open Atrium. I’ve schlepped around with Drupal for about 4 or 5 years, but am not a guru- are you?

Fun with Drupal Commons, a Powerful Solution for Online Community Building

Influence

However, the tools continue to get better and better, and we are excited to begin working with Acquia's Drupal Commons , a recent entrant into the enterprise collaboration fray. It is a powerful hybrid, combining many of the best features of Jive together with Drupal's powerful taxonomy tools and Acquia's awesome faceted search. But now that the Drupal Community has their hands on it, we expect to see it mature quickly and are excited to help drive the evolution.

3 Reasons We Love Acquia Commons for Problem Solving Online Communities

Influence

That’s why we love Drupal Commons. Influence Drupal Drupal Collaboration Communication Drupal DrupalHere at Forum One, we love helping organizations make real progress on some of the world’s most pressing issues — education, poverty, the environment, global health, and international development (to name just a few).

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Drupal , Joomla , and LAMP - Linux, Apache, MySQL and Perl/PHP/Python are also mentioned as examples of donation social economies. Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online.

We’re Taking an Open Direction with Web Communities: Are You In? ~ Chris Pirillo

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

Tags: technologyforcommunity technologystewardship online_community Drupal

Relaunching GlobalChange.gov

Influence

Influence Collaboration Communication Drupal Government Internet Strategy Mobile Last Tuesday, 240 of the country’s top climate scientists and experts released the third National Climate Assessment (NCA).

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Online Community Platform & Vendor Research

Online Community Strategy

Tags: Community 101 Community Management community drupal hivelive jive leverage lithium liveworld mzinga online platform satisafaction social media vendor webcrossing

My AppGap Posts for March 2010

Portals and KM

Acquia Grows with Drupal and Introduces Drupal Gardens. Here are my AppGap posts for March. I am also writing in another Corante blog, FastForward (see right side bar for links), The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.   Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for March. There will be more in April. Brightidea Releases its Idea Management Apps for iPhone and Android Platforms.

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Blog Cases from 2005: Complete Listing

Portals and KM

Roland Tanglao on Bryght, Drupal and More. Over the past few weeks I have posted a series of case studies from people I interviewed in 2005 about their blogging efforts. Now as we move to 2013, I found it interesting to look back at the early days of business blogging.

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My App Gap Posts for December 2011

Portals and KM

Acquia Ads New Components to the Acquia Network for Drupal Users. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for December. There will be more in January. Wrike Brings Collaboration to Project Management. Social Media Club of Boston: Evolution of Social Business Panel. TIBCO Spotfire Brings Self-Service Data Analysis to the Enterprise with a Social Twist.

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My App Gap Posts for October 2010

Portals and KM

Acquia Provides Drupal Commons to Support Open Source Enterprise Collaboration. Here are my AppGap posts for October. I am also writing in another Corante blog, FastForward (see right side bar for links), The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for October. There will be more in November. Four Giants Go After Enterprise Email in the Cloud.

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Mobile Solution: Responsive Design on ictQATAR

Influence

Forum One has worked with ictQatar since 2010 to design, develop, and launch their current English-Arabic bilingual site on the Drupal 6 platform, and has continued to support them with usability and site enhancements since.

Nonprofit Technology Conference 2013: Our Reflections and Predictions for the Future

Influence

Our conference presentations included data strategy, mobile strategy, Drupal upgrades, and Drupal Administration. We presented on data, mobile, and Drupal Administration, exhibited at the Science Fair, and sucked in all knowledge we could on industry trends. Last week, at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in Minneapolis , Forum One attendees were busy making the most of the annual nationwide meet up of technologists and non-profiteers.

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Mobile Solution: Responsive Design on ictQATAR

Influence

Forum One has worked with ictQatar since 2010 to design, develop, and launch their current English-Arabic bilingual site on the Drupal 6 platform, and has continued to support them with usability and site enhancements since.

March Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning March 1-31, 2010 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Our iPhone for Moodle web application aks for your feedback - Ignatia Webs , March 19, 2010 The Back-Channel Effect: Are Educators Ready for Real-Time Feedback? -

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Digital Habitats

SMC is created on a Drupal base but customized to reflect what Howard thought would be useful for educators. (Crossposted from my Full Circle Blog ).

Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Nancy White

SMC is created on a Drupal base but customized to reflect what Howard thought would be useful for educators. As part of CPSquare’s “ Connected Futures &# workshop exploring the use of web technologies in the service of communities of practice, we (John Smith and I!)

The Mindapples Big Treat: fruit cocktails create a Social App

Social Reporter

Not very serious, because the greeter at The Future Gallery was Mindapples co-founder Andy Gibson, who I know from co-authoring our social tech book SocialbySocial could make Drupal configs fun.

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Finding the perfect learning platform in 5 steps

Joitske Hulsebosch

The shortlist that I currently have for tools that are relatively easy to implement are Elgg, Moodle, Ning, Drupal, Bloom Fire, Buddy Press for wordpress, and Social Engine. Other platforms such as Drupal need more support and expertise.

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Sam Rose on the Social Media Classroom

Nancy White

This week we have a podcast with Sam Rose, one of the key developers of the Drupal based Social Media Classroom. Last week I shared a podcast with Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom as part of CPSquare’s “ Connected Futures ” workshop.

8 Great Tools for Private Social Networks and Online Communities: The 2011 Edition

Influence

Drupal Commons. Drupal Commons (an open-source variant of Drupal from our friends at Acquia ) is a versatile and complete full-service community platform. Open Atrium, like Drupal Commons, is another variant of Drupal that provides functionality for organizational intranets and project collaboration with external partners. It has more of a task / project management focus compared to Drupal Commons.

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Target Practice

Chris Collison

That’s more than installing a wiki, a Drupal community or a set of SharePoint libraries. Urinals. Do you spend much time looking at them? This is just a guess, but for half of you, I’m assuming that the answer is “no”.

Internal micro-blogging for knowledge sharing within a department

Joitske Hulsebosch

We have created a site with a blog and wiki functions (using Drupal ). Godfried Knipscheer works as digital communications advisor to the Flemish government in Belgium and is project leader of a social media project. I interviewed him about the use of Yammer as an internal microblogging tool.

Eight Great Tools for Private Social Networks and Online Communities - 2011 Edition

Influence

Drupal Commons. Drupal Commons (an open-source variant of Drupal from our friends at Acquia ) is a versatile and complete full-service community platform. Open Atrium, like Drupal Commons, is another variant of Drupal that provides functionality for organizational intranets and project collaboration with external partners. It has more of a task / project management focus compared to Drupal Commons.

Forrester on Web Content Management for Online Customer Experience

Portals and KM

Alfresco, Drupal). I received a review copy of the Forrester Wave™: Web Content Management For Online Customer Experience, Q3 2011 by Stephen Powers and am just getting around to looking at it. It is a very useful document that covers a web content management market in transition. I remember back in my days with a large consulting firm that this was an emerging field and it was included within the knowledge management group I led.

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Transition gives us the best of ingredients for networking

Social Reporter

For those of a technical disposition, the Transition site is built in Drupal … and I’m delighted to see that Ed and the team have some additional funding from the Nominet Trust to create a Projects Sharing Engine.

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SMC is created on a Drupal base but customized to reflect what Howard thought would be useful for educators.

January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning January 1, 2011 to January 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

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Personal tech configuration as steward’s springboard

Digital Habitats

Moodle, while pretty visually ugly, is easy to set up and is fabulously open source, as is Drupal. Drupal – powerful open source content management system. (Crossposted from Nancy’s blog ).

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Drupal (as used by Whitehouse) has a bunch of social scorecards – if you are considering running your intranet on Atrium, a possible addon? Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0

Australia EVENTS: Free Social Media seminars

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A survey of free to use tools and services including Mogulus, Twitter, Joomla, Ning, Blogger, Ustream, Drupal, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Virtual World Gatherings, Wordpress and many others. … not all are free, some are $60. But free works better at grabbing attention. It’s called “online marketing&#. haha) Please don’t tell the ACCC! HEAPS MORE INFORMATION HERE. SOCIAL MEDIA SEMINARS OVERVIEW : April 22nd 9:30- 1pm Innovation in Cross Platform content.

Good Game: ABC TV Show and online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The site -looks like Drupal is called SaveJunglist. ABC TV show sacks their host – excuse me, founding host – Jeremy Ray. In the old days, after a week of phone calls and letters to the station that would be the end of it. But now? In today’s social media climate? nuh uh.

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OpenSocial, Apache Shindig, And Project SocialSite

Collaborative Thinking

I'm targeting Roller and JSPWiki because they're the blog and wiki source code bases that I know best right now and they're both Apache efforts, but the same techniques should work with other systems like Wordpress or Drupal. If you are looking into OpenSocial, some great resources below. If you are examining Apache Shindig, then you will also be very interested in Project SocialSite which leverages that effort and extends it in some very interesting ways.

The social media I use

Nancy White

Moodle, while pretty visually ugly, is easy to set up and is fabulously open source, as is Drupal. Drupal - powerful open source content management system. Recently I wrote a post that received a lot of attention - more than I would have expected: How I use social media.

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Drupal “Drupal.org is the official website of Drupal, an open source content management platform. Equipped with a powerful blend of features, Drupal supports a variety of websites ranging from personal weblogs to large community-driven websites.&# Drupal ?

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