July 2016 Meeting Notes

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 2:00pm
Gov Board Update
NNGroup .edu Usability Report
  • The report is available for logged-in users at UNL
  • Websites of 109 universities, 19 countries evaluated
  • Evaluators in U.S., U.K., Canada, Taiwan
Icon-font a11y and WebAudit testing
WDN Documentation Updates
Drupal 8
  • Demo next month, show what a migration will look like
  • Most custom modules will be available, but organic groups still need work (applicable for about a half dozen sites)
  • Will begin including content types and layouts
Announce 4.1 launching 07/13
  • Emails that go out will be in 4.1
  • No new features at launch, but will be added
Ideas for future special presentations
  • Git: how to set up and use a repo
  • Grunt: how to set up, get started, and use it in workflow
  • LESS: CSS pre-processor primer
  • Advanced Drupal workshops
  • Rails
  • Typography workshop