A free, once a week e-mail round-up of hand-picked news and articles about Perl.
You are busy churning out code or managing the developers. You care about Perl but don't have time to go through tens and hundreds of articles and blog posts every day. You want to keep an eye on the development of Perl without drowning in a sea of blog posts. You need someone to point out the most important news and articles in the Perl World.
Let me be your guide.
Join the 5142 people who received the previous issue!
Just ONE e-mail each Monday. Easy to unsubscribe. No spam. Your e-mail address is safe.
Next issue on 2021-08-09.
Established by Gabor Szabo, long time Perl developer and DevOps trainer. Author of the Perl tutorial on the Perl Maven site and of the Code Maven site. White camel awardee. He teaches training courses in Israel and around the world. He has the hat of the chief editor. (292 issues)
Since the beginning of 2013 Yanick Champoux is the co-editor of the newsletter. He used to write the bi-weekly Shuck & Awe: Hunting for Perl, he is a serious Perl programmer, and a walking dictionary. Reading his writings is always a challenge. A very enjoyable challenge. (63 issues)
Starting from October 2014 Neil Bowers became the 3rd co-editor of the newsletter. He writes plenty of articles comparing CPAN modules to each other and then taking over some of them. He also runs his own company, . Watch this interview with him. (55 issues)
Upasana Shukla joined the team of editors in August 2016. She got involved in the Perl community by participating in GNOME's Outreach Program for Women and freeing Moose from stringy exceptions. Since then she is unstoppable. She also has a number of modules on CPAN. (11 issues)
D Ruth Holloway joined the team of editors in October 2016. She used to work on software managing libraries and now she works for cPanel. She writes for Opensource.com. (19 issues)
Mohammad Anwar joined the team of editors in May 2018. He is CPAN Author and Contributor. He regularly blogs here. He enjoys submitting Pull Requests and speaking at Perl Conferences. He also loves spending time to help others to keep CPAN better source of information. Watch this interview with him. He runs The Weekly Challenge - Perl & Raku. (83 issues)
If you'd like to submit an article, or get in touch with the editors, feel free to send an e-mail to the address firstname.lastname@example.org
What the Readers Say
"I just wanted to mention again how much I enjoy your newsletter. I've nearly stopped following my Perl RSS feed because your curation is so good. Pulling all the 25th anniversary stories together was a great touch."
David Golden (dagolden)
"The Perl Weekly is an excellent aggregation of all Perl things blog and newsworthy. I follow a lot of blog posts, but I find this weekly recap helps me find interesting stuff I may have missed."
Olaf Alders (oalders)
"Thanks for putting together the newsletter. It's a helpful resource."
"I'm enjoying the article summaries in @szabgab's Perl Weekly. More Perl news = good news."
Andy Lester (petdance)
"PerlWeekly is an excellent round up of Perl news and blog posts, with excellent additional commentary. The email format suits me perfectly. Thank you so much."
Self described geek, quaker, lover of board games and also Perl developer at Datacomit
"Your newsletter is really nice, thanks for it!"
Johannes Plunien (plu)
"Thanks very much! Excellent compilation and a great way to see what's going on."
Job van Achterberg
"This newsletter is great, not too much and usually an interesting thing to think about. Thank you for your efforts!"
Perl developer. Entrepreneur. Owner of Findus and regular sponsor of Perl events.
"Thanks again for Perl Weekly. I love it! It's a great service."
Don't miss the next issue!