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Introducing Sections on Drupal.org

Last year Drupal Association staff prepared recommendations for improved content strategy for Drupal.org. Find out what are the first changes implemented.

Drupal 8.0.4, 7.43, and 6.38 released, and Drupal 6 reaches its end of life (EOL)

Drupal 8.0.4, Drupal 7.43, and Drupal 6.38, maintenance releases which contain fixes for security vulnerabilities, are now available for download.

See the Drupal 8.0.4, Drupal 7.43, and Drupal 6.38 release notes for further information.

Thanking Drupal.org Working Group members

Drupal.org, the home of the Drupal community, has grown organically for many years. At some point it grew so large that a clear decision making structure became a necessity.

What’s new on Drupal.org? - January 2016

Look at our Roadmap highlighting how this work falls into our priorities set by the Drupal Association staff with the direction from the Board and collaboration with the community.

Drupal 8.0.3 and 7.42 released

Drupal 8.0.3 and Drupal 7.42, maintenance releases with numerous bug fixes (no security fixes), are now available for download.

Introducing a new Community Initiatives Process

One of the most important lessons of 2015 for the Engineering Team here at the Drupal Association is that we need better ways to engage with you, the community. We realized we need better tools and ways to communicate with you about our current priorities, how you can influence those priorities, and how you can help make Drupal.org and the Drupal project better than ever.

A guide to issue credits and the Drupal.org marketplace

There’s been a lot of positive feedback and a few questions about the recent changes to the marketplace. I want to take a minute and talk about how the marketplace made it to where it is now and mention some plans for the future of the marketplace on Drupal.org.

TL;DR

This is a long post. You may not want to read the whole thing, so here is a condensed version.

Drupal 8.0.2 released

Drupal 8.0.2, a maintenance release with numerous bug fixes (no security fixes), is now available for download.

2015 Year in Review for Drupal.org

If your 2015 was anything like mine, it passed by extremely quickly. It was marked by periods of frustration (spammers still love Drupal.org) and elation (Drupal 8 launched, woot!).

Below are a few highlights from our 2015 change logs on Drupal.org. For a more detailed look into each monthly update you can read our "What's New on Drupal.org?" blog posts.

Drupal.org Privacy Policy update - December 2015

As our regular quarterly review and update of the Drupal.org Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, we made the following changes to the Privacy policy today:

1. Under 'Sub-sites' we added a paragraph to clarify which data is being sent to updates.drupal.org by Drupal sites.

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