Development

Drush Aliases: What, Why and How

They are called drush aliases, and they are your friends. You know, like how your Swiss army knife is your best pal, or…


UX & Design

Speed up your workflow - use multiple cursors

When it comes to text editors, I've bounced around a lot – everything from Notepad to Textmate to CSSEdit. Well, I've…


Development

Roll your own spider bot

Who wants to wait for a hosted service to crawl their site? This is the 21st century for (insert favorite expletive)'s…


Mobile

Key Takeaway of Josh Clark’s “Seven Deadly Mobile Myths”

I attended a Drupal Camp Atlanta in late October and was lucky enough to see the keynote, “Seven Deadly Mobile Myths,…


Development

Introduction to Drupal's Database Abstraction Layer (DBTNG)

Authored by Steve Williams The release of Drupal 7 introduced a new database abstraction layer build on top of PHP's…


Development

Tired of downloading the files folder into your development instance?

By Andrew Elster I don't always need files from the production server as I'm developing/testing a site. When I do,…


Development

Visualizing Drupal Taxonomy Relationships in a Flat Hierarchy

By Steve Williams You may need to visually represent a flat hierarchy to render a full relationship. You may also need…


Development

Using Drupal’s Batch API to Import Large Data Sets

By Steve WilliamsDrupal’s Batch API was created for processing large data sets while avoiding PHP’s max execution…


Development

Desaturated images in Drupal

Some of you Drupal themers may have already dabbled with this image style and if so, congratulations! I commend you on…


Development

Domain Access Module for Multiple Sites

Authored by Andrew Elster Running multiple sites? Consolidate & streamline with Drupal’s Domain Access Module…