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Upgrading to Drupal 9: When? Why? How?

Drupal 9 is targeted to be released on June 3, 2020. Whether you are currently running Drupal 7 or Drupal 8, this webinar provides valuable insights on how to approach your upgrade initiative. Designed for marketing and communications users of Drupal, we focus on business and end user benefits of a smooth transition. Join Senior […]

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BCBS.com: Modular Page Building with Drupal Paragraphs

BCBS needs its current and potential members to engage and comprehend their content effortlessly. Long-form, modular storytelling help visitors decode text and understand information and increases the likelihood that the audience will remember. With Drupal and the Paragraphs module, we were able to build the right tools for their team of authors to tackle modular content and visual storytelling.

Illustration of a robot, some speech baloons, and the window of a chat app

Conversational UI: Should a Chatbot be on your business roadmap?

We’ve dreamed about having conversations with our computers for a long time. Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 film “2001: A Space Odyssey” imagined a sentient computer named Hal. In the past few years, with the rise of Siri, Alexa and more, we live in that reality. A simpler version of the natural language processing apps like Siri are chatbots. 2016 was the rise of the chatbot, and 2017 will continue that trend, with more and more users having “conversations” via the keyboard to find information and complete tasks instead of clicking around in search engines and on websites. Some of us have not yet interacted with a chatbot before, so, what is it like? And what is it like to design one?