Behind the Screens
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Chris "KeyboardCowboy" Albrecht goes behind the screens with members of the Drupal community and others to learn about the goings on in the land of open source and the people who make it happen.
||CleanBehind the Screens with Mateu Aguiló Bosch||Lullabot's Senior Backend Developer Mateu Aguiló Bosch sits down to talk decoupled architecture, getting started in Drupal, and his favorite place to visit outside of his island paradise in Mallorca.||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBehind the Screens with Shannon O'Malley||Kalamuna's Senior Communications Strategist, Shannon O'Malley, dishes on that sweet donation wall at BADCamp, and how she transitioned from corporate advertising to open source evangelist.||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Greg Dunlap||Greg Dunlap, better known to the tech world as Heyrocker, explains what a Senior Digital Strategist does and described the challenges of creating standard, customizable layouts. We talk about what he would do if the internet went out, and how fixing pinball machines might fill the void in his heart left by the absence of YouTube, but only if he can get his hands on the manuals. Like the rest of us, Greg has a number of people he'd like to thank for pushing him into the community when he needed it. Finally, can you guess what Greg's spirit module is?||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Greg Anderson||Open Source Contributor for Pantheon, Greg Anderson, takes us through Drush 9 and what that means for your existing plugins, as well as tips for rescuing your family from the internet. You might say Drush 9 was born from fire, but that was because we upgraded from Symfony 2 to Symfony 3. Aside from rewriting Drush, Greg teaches people to dance as an improv performer at the Great Dickens Christmas Fair. He also shares some excellent tips for getting started on your first drush plugin, and how to get in the routine of cutting the internet cord every night.||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Jen Witkowski||Jen takes is behind the scenes of the This Old House redesign, why navigation excites her, and how Wordpress led her into UX design. You can also find Jen on Twitter @Shadow4611.||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Mike Anello||Mike Anello tells us what he's learned after 8 years of the DrupalEasy podcast, the value of community training, and how he relaxes away from the screen. If you missed his Drupal 8 configuration management training at BADCamp, you can catch it at DrupalCamp Atlanta. DrupalEasy is also teaming up with Pantheon to deliver a 6 week course "Mastering Professional Drupal Developer Workflows with Pantheon."||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens Halloween Special||It doesn't matter who you are or how long you've working in the industry, you are a human, and that means you have tasty braaaaaaaaaaaiiiiiiiiiiinnns! Ugh, excuse me. I mean, you've probably made a mistake. Members of the community share their scariest moments in the industry, from deleting large sections of a web server, to building Drupal sites in Flash. Guests include Thom Toogood, Greg Anderson, Mike Anello, Jen Witkowski, Jim Birch, Kris Vanderwater, Rick Manelius, Angie Byron and Chris Albrecht.||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Adam Bergstein||Adam takes a few minutes at BADCamp to explain about the world of open data and the amazing ways it can be used. He dishes about CivicActions's recent acquisition of the DKAN Project, gives us a rundown on the Drupal community compared to other communities in the open data sphere, and gives us a hint of things to look out for if the internet goes down. Hint, it involves coffee, beer, and delicious food.||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Matt Robison||Matt Robison talks tips and tricks with a decoupled architecture and migration in Drupal 8. He gives us the inside info about his hometown of Louisville and how he became a children's author.||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Chris Teitzel||Chris Teitzel of Cellar Door Media gives us a preview of Security Saturday at BadCamp 2017 and provides some great tips for securing your website. He tells us why we should always say yes to the community; you never know where it's going to lead. Chris also shares some amazing stories about bringing a Drupal-based communications tool developed from the DrupalCon Denver Tropo Hackathon, to Haiti in 2012 to help with relief efforts after their devastating 2010 earthquake.||10/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Zequi Vázquez||Chris sits down with Lullabot backend developer Zequi Vázquez to talk user authentication on decoupled sites and why you should visit the south of Spain.||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Juampy NR||Chris snags a few minutes with Lullabot's Juan Pablo Novillo Requena, affectionately known to the community as Juampy. Juampy discusses life on a Drupal 8 project and how he adjusted to object oriented development, especially being a vim user. We spend 24 hours in Madrid and his village just outside of town, and Juampy tells us why he's so thankful for Lullabot's CEO Matt Westgate.||10/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Jason and Stew of Amazee Labs||In this episode, Chris sits down with Jason Lewis and Stew West of Amazee Labs to get the low down on Drupal Camp Cape Town. They discuss what it's like organizing a Drupal camp in Southern Africa; convince you to visit Cape Town; and give some thanks to their amazing colleagues at Amazee. Also, if the internet goes out, keep an eye out for Amazee's (probably) first ever touring Drupal band!||10/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Mauricio Dinarte of Agaric||Hailing from Managua, Nicaragua, Mauricio Dinarte takes some time from his pilgrimage across Europe to talk to us about teaching people Drupal from the ground up, no matter what language you speak. At BadCamp in October he'll be administering a training with Anna Mykhailova from Digital Echidna called "Getting Started with Drupal," then Thursday will be sitting in on the DevOps summit to talk about Behat testing. If you don't have plans November 17 and 18, you can visit him in Managua at Lakes & Volcanoes Drupal Camp! Many thanks to Felix Delattre (xamanu on Drupal.org) for giving Mauricio his first big break in Drupal.||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with AmyJune Hineline of Hook 42||AmyJune Hineline is relatively new to the Drupal scene, recently making the transition from a career in nursing. In this episode, Chris sits down with AmyJune to talk about her role as the Community Lead at Hook 42, how she feels about the community, and what she would do if it all went away. Hook 42 will be sending swaths of team members to BadCamp to participate in thought leadership, session presentations, summits and trainings. Find them all on the BadCamp schedule and on Hook 42's blog. Finally, AmyJune would like to thank a few people who helped her along her way and continue to do so, including Mike Anello from DrupalEasy, John Ouellet from Kalamuna, and all her teammates at Hook 42.||10/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Wes Ruvalcaba||Chris goes behind the screens with Lullabot Senior Front-end Developer Wes Ruvalcaba to talk about balancing client needs on the front end, contributing to Backdrop, and dinosaurs!||9/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDrupalCon Vienna Preview||Chris gets the skinny from a number of Lullabots and Drupalize.me team members on their upcoming sessions at DrupalCon Vienna.||9/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehind the Screens with Joe Shindelar||Chris goes behind the screens with Drupalize.me’s lead developer and trainer, Joe Shindelar. Joe and Chris discuss topics such as: learning Drupal in order to teach it to others, how to prepare for a live presentation and what it’s like delivering a keynote presentation, and advice for new community members who want to get involved. Joe also takes us back in time to his first ever Drupal session, talks about what he would do if the internet went away, and has a special place in his heart for the Twin Cities Drupal Users Group. Bonus: Can you guess Joe’s spirit module?||9/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDrupal Voices is Back!||Drupal Voices is being revived and rebranded. We have a new name, an improved format, and some amazing interviews with members of the community.||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlorian Loretan talks about DrupalCon Munich||Florian Lorétan, one of co-leads for DrupalCon Munich, takes a moment to discuss what is happening with the upcoming conference and what people can expect. He introduces the overall theme "Open Up! Connecting Systems and People" and explains what it means, how it will tie in to the sessions, and why it's important. This Drupal Voices was recorded at the 2012 DrupalCon in Denver.||5/10/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNathan Haug talks about Webform.com||Kyle Hofmeyer talks with Nathan Haug of Lullabot about Webform.com. Nathan discusses how and why the site evolved from a Drupal module into a full-blown product, as well as the unique features and benefits of this survey tool. This Drupal Voices was recorded at the 2012 DrupalCon in Denver.||5/9/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDrew Gorton talks Backup||Joe Shindelar joins Kyle Hofmeyer for a chat with Drew Gorton from Gorton Studios. Drew talks about NodeSquirrel, a remote backup solution for Drupal built off the Backup and Migrate module. Drew also talks about what excites him about the future of Drupal. This Drupal Voices was recorded at the 2012 DrupalCon in Denver.||5/1/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJohn Albin Wilkins - Drupal 8 Mobile Initiative Lead||Kyle Hofmeyer talks with John Albin Wilkins about the Mobile Initiative he is spearheading for Drupal 8. John discusses what this means, what's involved, and how you can help. This Drupal Voices was recorded at the 2012 DrupalCon in Denver.||4/24/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGreg Dunlap - Configuration Management Initiative||Kyle Hofmeyer talks with Greg Dunlap about the Configuration Management Initiative he is spearheading for Drupal 8. Greg dives right in and discusses how, up to this point, Drupal has seriously lacked a proper method for code and development deployment. He gets into some of the nitty gritty of what he is up to and how he is solving the problem. Now that Greg has created a central API, he is looking forwarding to putting some focus on getting a proper content staging process into Drupal. This Drupal Voices was recorded at the 2012 DrupalCon in Denver.||4/19/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
Thanks for these! I always learn something new. Keep it up!
Thanks for these inspiring
Interviews! I appreciate the insightful questions the interviewer asks.
One request if you remove "drupal voices" from the podcast title it will be easier to see the topic when looking at them on the iPhone via iTunes and podcast player.
If you are interested in keeping up with the trends in Drupal this podcast is a MUST!
The best part is that it's short and to the point. Relevant and interesting questions too...