Skip to main content

This site requires you to update your browser. Your browsing experience maybe affected by not having the most up to date version.

SilverStripe Blog

London SilverStripe Community Meetup


Come to a SilverStripe event in London on Thursday 3rd September! SilverStripe Partner GPMD is hosting the after-work event from 6:45pm at The Worship — see the new SilverStripeUK meetup group that GMPD has created for further details. GPMD plans to make this a regular event in London.

Anyone interested in using—or currently using—the SilverStripe CMS is welcome, and it doesn't matter if you are technical or not. So if you're in London, we'd love for you to come to this informative and interesting evening.

Read full post

Sigurd Magnusson, 5 August 2009

Our ideas on usability, shared.


Two weeks ago SilverStripe featured at the world's largest open source software conference, OSCON. We gave a talk to a crowded room of software developers titled, Ten Usability Epiphanies for Your Open Source Web-app. The slides are available in PDF and you can watch the entire session online. This will give you insight into how SilverStripe thinks about usability.

Read full post

Sigurd Magnusson, 4 August 2009

Help SilverStripe grow by nominating us at the Packtpub CMS awards


Packtpub 2009 CMS Awards LogoToday the world's major open source CMS awards opened for 2009. Run by the UK publisher PacktPub, these annual awards provide a $24,000 prize pool and exposure to winning CMS projects. Winning helps to fund new features in our software, and helps us grow our developer and user community.

Read full post

Sigurd Magnusson, 3 August 2009

Share your SilverStripe experience in global CMS survey


A global survey to profile users of open source CMS software has just been launched. If you've used or implemented SilverStripe software, we'd love for you take 10 minutes to complete the survey.

Read full post

Sigurd, 3 August 2009

5 module updates provide a real field-day


We've released updates to five modules today. The set of releases focuses on giving more power to non-technical people in managing website forms.

Read full post

Sigurd, 10 July 2009

What should be on council websites of the future?


Last month, SilverStripe spoke about what we consider to be the future trends and features of council (local government authority) websites. We also asked council staff what they wanted to add to their websites. You can watch our presentation and read council views below.

Read full post

Sigurd Magnusson, 30 June 2009

Watch panel discussion the suitability of SilverStripe for councils


You can watch four New Zealand councils provide customer views about the CMS running their public-facing website. The 50-minute panel discussion was a popular session at the Council Web Symposium held in Wellington last month.

Read full post

Sigurd Magnusson, 30 June 2009

Learn about SilverStripe and our government work in Washington DC


Join us in Washington DC! From 7 to 9pm on Thursday, 16th July, we're presenting an interactive case study of the 2008 U.S. Democratic National Convention website.

Read full post

Sigurd, 25 June 2009

English book available for US pre-order. Preview the cover!


Work on the English SilverStripe book is steadily progressing!

Read full post

Sigurd Magnusson, 24 June 2009

Two SilverStripe appearances at open source conference next month


We'll be at OSCON, the world's largest open source software conference, and we'd love to meet you there.

Read full post

Sigurd, 23 June 2009