Simone is a developer but is still talking about design to bridge the gap between both ‘worlds’.
Several five minute talks about various subjects.
How can we improve Plone?
Performing asynchronous tasks with Plone using message queues.
Andreas Jung talks about best practises.
Matt Hamilton, president of the Plone Foundation Board and Eric Steele, release manager, talk about the state of Plone.
The first technical talk of the 10th Plone conference is by Jan Jongboom, who works for Cloud9.
In the last year several people I know or follow have switched to a static weblog. I was in the middle if a redesign myself and thought it was a great opportunity to investigate the concept. The result: I replaced Django with Acrylamid for this site.
Several Pythonistas switched to a static blog this year. If you are also looking into static blog engines, give Acrylamid a go.
As of today I am using Disqus for comments on this site. This meant that I had to migrate the old comments (which used django.contrib.comments) to Disqus. Here’s a short description of how I did this.