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16 Sep

25 Minutes to a Geo-Enabled Blog With Drupal, MapBox & OpenLayers

Published by Mark W. Breneman

A very good example on how to use MapBox and Drupal to create a map systemTutorial: 25 Minutes to a Geo-Enabled Blog With Drupal, MapBox & OpenLayers | MapBoxTutorial: 25 Minutes to a Geo-Enabled Blog With Drupal, MapBox & OpenLayers

11 Sep

Advanced Drupal Content Filter on the Content list page

Published by Mark W. Breneman

This is a must have for sites with large amounts of content.

CMF adds several fields to the standard filters on the content list page, including a substring search box on title and maybe body?

 

http://drupal.org/project/cmf

08 Sep

Hide your Dev site behind a password

Published by Mark W. Breneman

Ok, I have been looking for this Drupal Module for sometime now. I heard about it a year ago and have looked for it several times since.

 

http://drupal.org/project/securesite

07 Sep

How to Decide Between Using Taxonomy Terms and a CCK Field to Classify Content on a Drupal Site

Published by Mark W. Breneman

I have always wondered if there were any printed rules to help one choose between using Taxonomy Terms and a CCK Field.  This article boils down to use Taxonomy Terms unless it a specif item like size or color that you do not intend to use else where.How to Decide Between Using Taxonomy Terms and a CCK Field to Classify Content on a Drupal Site | JuliaKM.comI often have a hard time deciding whether to use a CCK field or the

25 Aug

Sixrevisions getting started with Drupal Guide

Published by Mark W. Breneman

Getting Started with Drupal: A Comprehensive Hands-On GuideDrupal is a popular open source content management system. With its powerful and advanced features, you can build complex websites with ease, compared to building them from scratch.

25 Aug

How to get added to Planet Drupal

Published by Mark W. Breneman

After a bit of searching I found the info on how to get added to the Planet Drupal aggregator. 1.) Create a taxonomy for only items that will be sent to "Drupal Planet"2.)  Create a webmasters issue
asking to be added to the Planet. Make sure you include the link to

19 Aug

Translating SQL thinking to Drupal

Published by Mark W. Breneman

Below is a good article about Translating your SQL thinking into the Drupal Views and content type thinking.Translating SQL thinking to Drupal | OpenCraftRelated articles by Zemanta:

16 Aug

Feeds + XPath Parser = XML importer

Published by Mark W. Breneman

Here is some really well done documentation on using feeds and XPath Parser to import XML feeds.Document XPath features. | drupal.orgDocument XPath features

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