February 18, 2014
Introducing a major technology change across an institution of higher education can be a daunting task. Fortunately, by implementing a well-designed adoption strategy throughout the project lifecycle, many of the challenges involved can be mitigated...
January 17, 2014
Wednesday night, 60 or so New York City Drupalists got together to celebrate Drupal's 13th birthday! There was pizza (from SGD), beer (from our gracious meetup host CPX Interactive), and a fabulous (if I may say so) birthday cake we at...
January 15, 2014
What do you give an open source software project that's got (almost) everything?
January 13, 2014
I was really excited about the opportunity to follow the Drupal community to Prague and have the invitation to tell their story from behind the lens.
January 09, 2014
No matter what industry or business we are in, it goes without saying that understanding our clients satisfaction is critical to continued domain success. Ignoring it can only lead to long term failure.
January 06, 2014
We'd like to say thank you to Drupal and all our clients and supporters for a great year.
January 03, 2014
Drupal.org is a critical resource for anyone working with Drupal. However, for the new--and sometimes even for the not-so-new--Drupalist, the sheer scale of Drupal.org can make it intimidating and difficult to use. This post is the first in a...
December 17, 2013
Repeat after me: I don’t really know Drupal, I just build stuff with modules and config.
Good. You’ve got that out of your system. NEVER SAY IT AGAIN.
December 03, 2013
In this video tutorial we'll cover how to upgrade from Drupal 7.23 to Drupal 7.24. It's pretty painless, but there's a few tricks to it.
November 28, 2013
Blink and Parelastic have joined forces to co-market our services, and share office space in Boston. Its an arrangement that provides both teams with the ability to leverage each others resources, talents, and mindshare, while doing our bit for the...
November 27, 2013
If IE8 compatibility is a requirement for your client, you have to deal with it's limitations. This is particularly evident with animations, where you may find yourself wondering why they are running slow or buggy. The question it raises is do you...
November 26, 2013
There is no shortage of buzzwords or fads in tech today and they tend to get thrown around carelessly. But there is a growing trend in the start-up sector that offers an essential lesson for businesses small and large.
November 25, 2013
Nearly 50 organizations around the planet held free or reduced cost introductory Drupal classes on November 15. Blink alone registered nearly 100 people for its class in Manhattan.
October 15, 2013
Drupal Commerce is a truly flexible framework built on Drupal, the world-renowned open-source CMS, that delivers a seamless experience for customers.
October 11, 2013
eCommerce is one of the more mature areas of the internet - after all - selling things is what catapulted the web into prominence and it all happened in the shopping cart. But eCommerce is much more challenging now and to be competitive in today's...
July 29, 2013
Join us July 30 – August 1 as Blink Reaction and Acquia sponsor a major EDUCAUSE Sprint, "a free online program of webinars, activities, resources, and discussions focused on the transformative elements of Massive Open Online Courses or MOOCs — co
July 15, 2013
While it goes without saying that the Drupalcons are the most visible events that our community holds and local User Group meetups probably the most personal, Dev Days are a bit of a hybrid. For those of you who have not attended one yet its a...
July 03, 2013
The signs have been pointing to flatter interfaces for years now, and so it’s not that flat-designs that are now launching on many mobile devices are exploring new worlds of design, but they are certainly making things interesting.
July 01, 2013
Part 1 of this 2-part post on improving the performance of a Drupal site covered some simpler steps. Here, we will cover more advanced items that can help improve performance and in particular, help when the main traffic to your site is...
June 26, 2013
This is the first in a 2 part post related to improving the performance of a Drupal site. We are going to walk through a number of items that can help improve the performance of your site. The list goes from the quickest and easiest to more advanced...