I continue to be amazed

...at the super geeky powers of the Drupal developer community. I've been playing with modules over the last couple of days trying to find the right combination to create a multimedia sharing site for work that even the octogenarian residents of Greater Bluffelson could use.

  • Upload video in most any format and convert it to flash with one click? Check.
  • Post content via email, and determine if they're images or text? Check and Check.
  • Integrate with Flickr? Check.

Of course we've created (and by 'we' I mean mostly Randy) a bunch of custom stuff too. The more I use it, the more I like about it. There's a huge base of code, and the core software makes it easy to implement new features without starting from scratch.

Obligatory Flickr example: