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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Setting Up a Local Development Environment

Hello everyone! I’ve been hearing a lot of requests to explain what kind of IDE and environment we use for local development. In house, we all agreed to use Netbeans IDE ( This has great SVN support and works well with the Zend Framework. I will go over setting up a SocialEngine project below. Depending […]

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We are looking for a Junior PHP/MySQL Technician

We are excited to see everyone offering suggestions on features they would like added to SocialEngine and appreciate your feedback. We are taking all of your concerns very seriously and working hard to implement them as quickly as possible. To speed up the process of implementing these features we are looking for several talented people […]

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Designer Spotlight: Overit Media

Introducing our Designer Spotlight series, we are excited to feature an interview with Dan Dinsmore of Overit Media, a digital agency that invents, designs, and deploys effective media. They have designed some award-winning sites using SocialEngine, like Opposites Connect, so we were eager to pick Dan’s brain on all things design! SocialEngine: Thanks for agreeing […]

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Ask John: Q&A

We have received some great questions for our ASK JOHN feature and narrowed these down to a few questions, here are your answers straight from the source! Scalability and speed How should we upgrade our server as our community increases in size? To scale your site the first thing to do would be to split […]

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Holiday Weekend

Due to US Labor day our office will be operating on a reduced schedule for the long weekend September 3 – 5. Thanks in advance for your patience, as there may be some delays in answering tickets or emails. We’ll be working hard, bright and early on Tuesday morning to catch up. Wishing you all […]

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