Upon my unexpected termination, I was reactionary, emotional, and made personal accusations against people I've spent years to earn the expertise to work amongst. It wasn't right of me to react that way, regardless of circumstance or what I was feeling at the time.
At MODXpo EU 2012 Ryan Thrash announced the MODX Ambassador program. Since then, we have seen organized MODX Communities popping up all over the globe. One of the healthiest MODX Communities we have seen arise is from the mile high city of Denver, Colorado. Denver Ambassador Paul Kabotie has done an excellent job of organizing meet ups in Denver for all experience levels of MODX users. I just had to see what these folks were up to so I caught a red-eye to the Rockies and presented on what 2014 is looking like for the MODX project.
Over the last few weeks I’ve had the opportunity to work with Mark Hamstra, one of the best MODX Extra Developers in the business, on some truely amazing and elegant software. Together, we’ve combined the web’s best WYIWYG Rich Text Editor with the most flexible CMS around. We call it Redactor for MODX.