Open Social

Open Social: Future-proof communities with Drupal

Crowd-creation GmbH has implemented all community projects as well as its own Community Box with Drupal Commons over the past 7 years.

The distribution Drupal Commons was introduced at the end of 2010 based on Drupal 6 and has been continuously developed in the following years. In 2013, version 3 of Drupal Commons brought with it a changeover to Drupal 7.

Posted on Aug 16, 2017

Push notification on Desktop and Android device

Push Notifications for the Community

The Google-developed "Progressive Web Application“ (PWA) is gaining further relevance and is supported by more and more browsers.

We employ this technology in the Community-Box to send push notifications to the community members, for example, when new posts have been created in a topic which they have subscribed.

Posted on Jul 5, 2017

Silver Sponsor

Drupal Business Days Frankfurt May 18th - 20th 2017

crowdcreationSILVER Partner- We look forward to meet you and wish you successful Drupal Business Days!

This year's three-day event awaits executives, decision-makers, managers and users from all over the world and various businesses. The Drupal Business Days gives everyone the opportunity to exchange and discuss experiences in the area of digital enterprise and government solutions through Drupal.

Posted on May 9, 2017

Open Source Community Software

The Community-Box CSI Gets Launched

We are pleased to be able to offer our integrated community solution, the new Community-Box CSI, to you.

After approximately one year of development work, the new platform is now available to our clients.

The Community-Box CSI combines the elements

  • Community
  • Surveys
  • Ideation Contests

Posted on Feb 24, 2017

Open Innovation

The comeback of the ideation contests

Back to the roots. By integrating ideation contests into the Community-Box, the second step towards the Community-Box CSI was realized

While in earlier versions the platform for ideation contests was managed separately under the name of Innodrop, now the ideation contests found their place in an integrated community solution and thus can be used in combination with all other tools of the community.

The ideation contests are meant to speed up the own innovation process by...

Posted on Dec 20, 2016

Glazed SooperThemes Logo

New layout options with Glazed and Bootstrap

By switching the layout of the Community-Box to the new framework Bootstrap 3 along with the Glazed layout by sooperthemes.com, a big step for a better usability of the community solution on different platforms was made.
Earlier versions of the Community-Box since middle of 2012 already had a responsive design, too, allowing for depiction and operation of the platform on mobile devices, however, these points have been improved upon massively by the new layout.

Thanks to the...

Posted on Oct 25, 2016

Community-Box & Limesurvey

Community Box with Limesurvey

By integrating the open source survey tool LimeSurvey into the Community-Box, the first step towards the new Community-Box CSI (community + survey + ideas competition) was realized.

Thanks to the integration it became possible for community operators to address surveys directly to the participants and define within the community platform which participants would be allowed to take part in the survey.
For creating new surveys the familiar user interface of LimeSurvey is available...

Posted on Aug 25, 2016