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15 September, 2017
Filed under Architecture, CiviCon, Drupal

A big thank you to all our CiviCON UK Sponsors. Here's a special post from Gold Sponsor Yoti:

Doing things differently: Registrations in seconds, logins without passwords and minimising data.

Over the last 15 years I’ve probably been responsible for around 50 or so websites or microsites that in some way or another have tried to gather people’s data.  Either to enter into an event, join a forum or buy something.  And like most other marketeers I’ve been obsessed by two things.  Funnels and Data. i.e how easily are people signing up and how much do I now know about my...

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13 September, 2017

Are you a system administrator who installs, configures, upgrades, or integrates CiviCRM?

Have you noticed how awesome the new User Guide and Developer Guide are, but felt sad that the system administrator docs have been left out of the party, languishing in the wiki?

Your time has come! A System Administrator Guide will soon be on its way! ... hopefully...

I've just launched a...

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13 September, 2017
Filed under Backdrop, v4.7, CiviCRM

If you've been holding back from using Backdrop because your site requires the popular and powerful CiviCRM, hold back no longer. You can now easily install CiviCRM on Backdrop, or migrate it from your Drupal 7/CiviCRM setup.

CiviCRM and Backdrop CMS, two projects who focus on helping non-profits, fit together quite nicely. You can now easily install CiviCRM on Backdrop and benefit from the robust Drupal-like architecture with an extra helping of the user-friendliness added by Backdrop.

At our agency, ...

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13 September, 2017

One confident step and the road to the larger target audience as well as global markets got shorter.  With a thorough preparation and the right team, Agiliway has filled in another gap in CiviCRM localization.

While working on CiviCRM customization for one of the Ukrainian political organizations, we checked the progress of the Ukrainian localization only to discover a few thousand strings still waiting for translation. To make...

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11 September, 2017
Filed under Release
CiviCRM August release is here: CiviCRM v. 4.7.24 is released!
 
 

RELEASE NOTES:

Big thanks to Andrew Hunt from AGH Strategies for putting up together release notes for this version. 
The release notes for 4.7.24 can be accessed here
 
Please note this version includes:
 
  1. Changes to database schema 
  2. API changes 
  3. New features 
  4. Bug fixes
  5. ...
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06 September, 2017
Filed under CiviCon

Firstly - a huge well done to our social media competition winners:

Marcus Wilson and William Mortada

You have won complimentary tickets to this year’s CiviCON UK. We can’t wait to see you there!

CALL FOR SESSIONS!

We are looking for community members to present on various topics and capacities. Sessions will include presentations on specific topics or case studies, panel discussions/roundtables, overview sessions on CiviCRM features and Lightning Talks (quick 5-8 minute presentations).

There will be several overview sessions highlighting the features...

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31 August, 2017
Filed under CiviCon
Australia's first ever CiviCRM Conference, CiviCon Canberra is on the 23rd of October. This is an entirely community focused event, supporting, educating and bringing together the CiviCRM community in the Asia/Pacific region. https://civicrm.org/civicon/canberra-2017
 
This is an opportunity for you (yes, you!) to present at the conference. Tell others about your wins using CiviCRM, how CiviCRM is used within your organisation, your recent CiviCRM projects or if you provide services for CiviCRM then...
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30 August, 2017
Filed under CiviCon

CiviCON Canberra will be held on Monday, 23rd October 2017 at the National Library of Australia. Early Bird discounts are available if you book before Friday 20th October! To find out more, including registration, speaker opportunities and sponsorship, go to https://civicrm.org/civicon/canberra-2017

CiviCON Canberra

CiviCON Canberra is your chance to learn, develop, question and network with top experts in the CiviCRM...

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29 August, 2017
Filed under CiviCon

Enter CiviCon UK’s exclusive prize draw!

It’s not long to go before more than 200 people will be gathering in London for Europe's biggest CiviCRM conference. And to build up the excitement, we have planned an exclusive competition to win 3 free tickets to the conference on the 5th October!

How does it work?

To enter the competition, you just need to answer one simple question-

How many beers were drunk at last year’s CiviCON London Party at The Lamb Pub?

We will only accept one guess per person, once you have a number in mind...

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21 August, 2017

Developer training

Join us for a two day CiviCRM developer training on the 9th and 10th October (straight after CiviCON UK). The course covers everything you need to know to get up and running as a CiviCRM developer, and more. The training is delivered by CiviCRM experts from the UK, Europe, and further afield. At its core is a set of sessions that cover everything you need to get your development environment up and running, and to start writing extensions and improving core. As well as this, we're running a set of master classes on the latest techniques and technologies by...

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