Drupal: Not just technology but a community

What is the 'Drupal Community' and Why It's So Unique

Drupal community is filled with passionate volunteers who are eager and always try and offer advice on every hurdle. With their support via various vibrant IRC channels, in the forums, and face to face at Drupal events like Camps and DrupalCons, every level of Drupal users feels empowers to make a difference.  This worldwide community drives the innovation making Drupal the preferred open source platform choice for web developers and site owners.

What Being a Part of the Community Means to Me

Heather James has been a member of the Drupal community for a number of years and part of the Acquia Learning Services Team, creating Drupal Training, producing blogs.  Heather is a member of the Drupal Ireland community. She has helped organize community events such as DrupalCamps and free community training. In the photo, she's at a dinner with members from the regional group, probably planning a DrupalCamp!  Read her blog entry about her experience with the communuty

Building a Great Drupal Team

The web has seen rapid growth over the last 15 years. In addition, specialization of roles and job definitions have increased over the last five years. Meanwhile, these shifts and changes make assembling a great technical team especially difficult. Employers in the field of web development are competing to attract the brightest talents. To create a great digital experience with Drupal, you need a great Drupal team. In this eBook, we share our recommendations for building your great Drupal team. Check out Acquia's ebook on How to Build a Great Drupal Team.