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Talking Accessibility at GRWebDev

This October I was invited to be a speaker at GRWebDev, a leading development Meetup group here in Grand Rapids, MI. I love sharing my knowledge of Web Accessibility with the local tech community, so I jumped at the opportunity. Many thanks to Sloth over at SlothWerks for extending the invitation! 
Ellen speaking in front of a slide that asks, "What does inaccessibility feel like?"

Drupal Core Initiative Meetings Recap - October 28 - November 01, 2019

As our team continues to contribute to the Drupal community, we've been attending a variety of Drupal Core meetings. After each meeting we put together an overview or recap of key talking points from each discussion, or provide recaps given after the meeting to have all in one place. This article breaks down highlights from meetings this past week.

Hook42 Team
Drupal Core Meetings October 2019 Week 5 Recap

National Candy Day Favorites

It's Monday, it's National Candy Day, and we're looking for a bit of fun to start off the week. We're shaking off the weekend cobwebs and energizing ourselves with our favorite candy, in honor of National Candy Day of course. We hope you're celebrating the joy that candy brings to everyone by indulging in your favorite treats today just like us. If you need some inspiration, here is what our team claims are the best candies.

Hook42 Team
Celebrate National Candy Day With Us

A11y Tips: How to Make Your Logo Accessible

Lately, we’ve been working on updating a variety of sites and focusing on accessible content, design, and media. When going through some of our tasks, we uncovered a tricky accessibility compliance item: logos. Now they’re not tricky in the sense that we don’t know what to do with them, but they’re tricky because there is more than one method to solving their accessibility.

a11y aesthetics focused on logo on homepage

Drupal Core Initiative Meetings Recap - October 21 - 25, 2019

As our team continues to contribute to the Drupal community, we've been attending a variety of Drupal Core meetings. After each meeting we put together an overview or recap of key talking points from each discussion, or provide recaps given after the meeting to have all in one place. This article breaks down highlights from meetings this past week.

Hook42 Team
Drupal Core Meetings October 2019 Week 4 Recap

Hook 42 Earns Five Stars in First Review on Clutch

If you run a business or other organization with any online presence at all, you’ve probably hit a point where you wondered why Drupal and WordPress are so important. Building a CMS-based website isn’t as simple as download-and-play. Savvy site owners know that it’s best to rely on the expertise of experienced web developers to implement the appropriate solutions. Hook 42 offers developers versed in Drupal 7, Drupal 8, WordPress, Gatsby and more.

Hook42 Team
clutch 5 stars

Drupal Core Initiative Meetings Recap - October 14th-18th, 2019

As our team is expanding, and many people are contributing to the Drupal community, we've been attending a variety of Drupal Core meetings. After each meeting we put together an overview or recap of key talking points from each discussion. This article breaks down highlights from meetings this past week.

Drupal Core Meetings October 2019 Week 3 Recap