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June 27, 2018 - 12:45 pm

What we need to know Do we need a search system? This will depend on: Volume of content Time required to set up and...
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June 25, 2018 - 4:19 pm

There are currently three options for search in Drupal 7:  default site search, Apache Solr, and ElasticSearch.  In...

March 5, 2018 - 2:59 pm

As readability and translation experts, we know that icons play a key role in communication. The legal industry did not have its own standardized set of universal icons. Transcend's graphic artists took inspiration from existing universal icon sets (AIGA’s...

March 5, 2018 - 2:54 pm

Start content with the most important piece of information so readers can get the main point, regardless of how much they read. This style of writing is perfectly suited to writing for the web. This writing style gets to the point quickly and supports all...

March 5, 2018 - 2:37 pm

The Drupal for Legal Aid Websites (DLAW) initiative started in 2008 to build an open source template for statewide legal aid websites supported by the Legal Services Corporation (LSC). DLAW has evolved into a platform to power public information websites for...

March 5, 2018 - 2:20 pm

The 2018 LSC Legal Aid Summer Virtual Hackathon was held on May 19-20, 2018. "I just wanted to let you know how much I...

January 16, 2018 - 4:12 pm

By Andrew Sharp, Illinois Legal Aid Online The hackathon I participated in took place over the course of one day,...

January 10, 2018 - 2:22 pm

The 2018 Legal Aid Hackathon was held on Jan 9, 2018 in New Orleans, LA at the Legal Services Corporation Innovations...

October 3, 2017 - 12:51 pm

Clutch, an independent research firm spoke with Abhijeet Chavan, the CTO of Urban Insight, about the comparison between Drupal and Wordpress website platforms.

January 19, 2017 - 6:45 pm

Quinten Steenhuis writes: "For anybody interested in working on add-ons for Google Docs, I can tell you that the process is surprisingly accessible even for someone new to modern web development, and it can be quite rewarding. It was really fun to spend a day...

January 17, 2017 - 11:37 am

"The cultural transformation that is starting to happen within the legal aid community...shows a new level of...

January 10, 2017 - 9:55 am

The objective of this first ever hackathon at the LSC TIG Conference was to develop open source tools and solutions to...

September 12, 2016 - 12:21 pm

The September 2016 Legal Aid Drupal Users Meetup will featured a Drupal legal services project showcase and a review of Drupal resources. The free webinar was held on September 28, 2016 at 10am Pacific (1pm Eastern).

August 3, 2016 - 10:19 am

"Illinois Legal Aid Online launched the redesigned site on Monday after almost a two-year process to streamline users' experience and upgrade the underlying architecture. The redesign replaced 25 separate legal categories with eight, plain-language groupings...

July 14, 2016 - 6:14 am

Below is a small collection of tips for Drupal, mostly centered around security and maintenance. File Permissions and Ownership Get familiar with your hosting environment and use this guide from Drupal.org to setup the correct file permissions and ownership....