I went to PNWPHP again this year and again I was struck by how open and welcoming everyone was. I ended up leaving with a sense of inspiration and community. I truly feel like I’ve met some lifelong friends. Feelings isn’t the only thing I got, there were incredible talks about all kinds of interesting things. Some I knew a little bit about, others completely new to me.

Concrete5 8.0.0 beta 2 has been released for testing and feedback. To find out about the new features, see what’s in store for version 8.

Concrete5 8.0.0 beta 2 is for testing purposes

This version is good for site builders that are comfortable reporting and fixing bugs, and who are prepared to build their test sites from scratch. Beta releases are not recommended for production websites. Do not upgrade any of your production sites to the beta release. Betas are ONLY intended for testing.

You’ve heard us talk about it, and it’s still bumpy in parts, but we’re eager to hear your feedback as you tinker around with Express in version 8 of concrete5.

If you live in Europe, I’d love to meet and say “Hi” this fall. It’s wonderful to learn what people have built with concrete5.

We are proud to announce concrete5 8.0.0 beta 1 has been released for testing and feedback. This is a key milestone and is the work of over 230 contributors! To find out about the new features, see what’s in store for version 8.

concrete5 7.5.9 is now available. This is a maintenance release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites.

Got a bunch of related websites you’d like to share some content between? Wrestling with some complex workflow issues around many editors managing a franchise group, dealer network, political organization or district of websites?

We’d love to hear from you.

Exciting times at concrete5 are here again!

We want you to be successful with concrete5

It is our pleasure to introduce a new training "Advanced Theme Building." It's focused on developing a custom themes. The first class is July 28th and you don’t want to miss out!

concrete5 has always made it easy to manage content on your website. With version 8 we’re adding features to help a group manage a larger web presence and more complex online applications.

Version 8 includes lots of new features. Here's a few of the bigger new features you should know about: