Acquia's Drupal 8 Launch and Web Design Evolution

Acquia Launches Next Generation Digital Experience Platform.

Yesterday, Acquia announced in a press release that Drupal 8 on the Acquia Platform has launched. This exciting announcement comes in the face of the nearing release of Drupal 8 to all. Drupal 8 promises many new capabilities including being mobile-first, offering content as a service, simplifying deployment and going global. Drupal founder Dries Buytaert asserts that “The combination of Acquia and Drupal 8 delivers the most important advance in the delivery of digital experiences the market will see in the next 10 years.” The press release even includes a quote from our own Managing Director, Jeff Calderone.

Attention-Strapped Consumers Drive Web Design Evolution

Digital overload affects all consumers in this day and age––so businesses have to adapt their design constantly. In this recent eMarketer article, different businesses discussed what drives their web transitions and use of new technologies. Many felt that they faced pressure to adopt new formats, but also felt that these new formats could lead to more creativity in messaging to their clients or customers. The main goal of these changes in marketing is so marketing professionals could focus on providing an all-around better experience for their customers and clients. Many advertisers are also focused on how these changes can affect and improve viewability.

How To Prepare For The Entrepreneur Life You Want

This recent Forbes article discusses certain steps to become an icon in business. There are many different ways to improve one's’ grasp on business. Gamification in learning and sales is one of the key recommendations so that anyone at any age can start to learn entrepreneurial ideas while competing against themselves. Business curators and coaches are another recommendation, as they can help provide you with advice at any stage in your business career.