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Changes at the Blue Drop Awards

on Thu, 04/24/2014 - 16:41
Since the Blue Drop Awards started in 2012, we have seen continual growth in the amount of positive feedback and participation. This has encouraged us to continue this project in hopes that we can help improve the public's knowledge of Drupal and show off the best of what Drupal has to offer. 
 

There have been a few, very vocal, opponents to some of the changes that we made to the 2014 Blue Drop Awards website. I wanted to address these changes and the reasoning behind them and announce a few changes of our own in response.

First, I want to remind everyone that the 2014 Blue Drop Awards is

Advomatic - US Department of State - Part 1 [Podcast]

on Wed, 04/23/2014 - 19:28

This podcast is an interview conducted by Volacci CEO Ben Finklea with Elana Levin, Director of Strategy & Client Relations of Advomatic. The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs won the 2013 Blue Drop Award for Best Government Website.

2013 Bluedrop Awards Interviews by Volacci

Enhancing the Anonymous User Experience: Adventures with Flags

on Wed, 04/23/2014 - 13:59

When anonymous visitors view your site, are you giving them relevant content? With Drupal, you can tailor your users content to match their location, interests and other demographical information.

The Problem

Drupal does not provide a customized experience for anonymous users. Specifically, it does not easily supply relevant content to anonymous users who have already indicated their interest in a subsection of data through their selections.

For example, say you are visiting a hospital website and you are looking for information related to their Oncology specialty.

Last Call...

on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:43

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Early Bird nominations are over, but don’t fret: you still have time to get your nominations in. Nominations will officially end on Monday, April 28th -- just six days away!

 
So get to our Nominations page as soon as possible to get your favorite Drupal sites in the running.

 
Don’t forget to read through our nomination requirements page to find all the site qualifications we’re looking for.

 
And don’t forget to gather the following information before submitting:

  • Site URL and Name
  • Category
  • Four different screen shots of the site
  • Site company logo and permission from the owner
  • Developer

And They're Off!

on Wed, 04/16/2014 - 15:48

Blue Drop Awards is open and taking nominations. We’re looking for nominations for all websites made with Drupal this past year.

We hope you have gathered information on the Drupal sites you have designed, created, developed, commissioned, or just like.

“But, wait...I have more than one I want to nominate.”

That’s not a problem at all. In fact, the more you nominate, the more we can show them off. We want to get as many amazing submissions as we did last year. Our goal is to let the whole world see how strong and versatile Drupal can be.

Go to our Nominations page to submit all your nominees

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