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By shane
Wed, 2012-12-19 21:40
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #71

The Drupal 7 Pathauto module allows you to easily create patterns for the URL alias of any content you create on your Drupal 7 site. This is a module that I install on almost all my Drupal sites.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How the Drupal 7 Pathauto module can automatically create URL aliases on your Drupal site based on a pattern
  • How to bulk update or delete URL aliases
By shane
Tue, 2012-12-18 20:47
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #70

The Drupal 7 Captcha module is one of the many possible Drupal modules to help catch bots from submitting forms on your Drupal site.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to configure the Drupal 7 Captcha module to use math based questions
  • How to configure the Drupal 7 Captcha module to use an text based image
  • How to change the distortion and noise settings of text based image captchas
By shane
Mon, 2012-12-17 23:36
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #69

The Drupal 7 Printer, Email, and PDF Versions module allows you to easily create a printable copy, PDF copy, or email-able copy of a Drupal page.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to use the Printer, Email and PDF Versions module to create a printable copy of a Drupal page
  • How to use the Printer, Email, and PDF Versions module to email a copy of a Drupal page
  • How to configure the Printer, Email, and PDF Versions Drupal 7 module
By shane
Fri, 2012-12-14 18:49
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #68

Do you have a question? Well if so I have the answer, well actually the Drupal 7 Frequently Asked Questions Module might help you find the answer. If you need to find a simple way to display questions and answers on a Drupal 7 website, this episode along with the Drupal FAQ module, will help.

By shane
Thu, 2012-12-13 18:17
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #67

Note: In this video I do not mention that you need the jQuery Cycle plugin installed to get this working. I already had it installed in my video. You can see information on how to do that in steps 3 through 7 on http://drupal.org/node/903244

The Drupal 7 Views Slideshow module makes it easy to add a slideshow to display rotating content on any Drupal 7 website.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to create a simple Drupal content type with an image field to use for the Views Slideshow
By shane
Wed, 2012-12-12 20:53
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #66

Do you need to add Drop downs to your Drupal 7 website? If so, the Drupal 7 Nice Menus module is a good solution. The Nice Menus module allows you to create menu blocks that can drop down, to the right, or to the left. The Nice Menus module also gives you easy to use theme functions to create and use dropdown menus within your Drupal 7 theme template files (like your page.tpl.php).

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to create a drop down main menu within a Nice Menus block
By shane
Tue, 2012-12-11 19:59
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #65

If you need Facebook, Twitter, Google, LinkedIn or other social sharing links on your Drupal 7 website, the Drupal 7 SexyBookmarks module will get you up and running in no time. On top of that, it introduces a unique design to the social sharing links.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How the Drupal 7 SexyBookmarks module can be used to integrate social sharing links from Facebook, Twitter, Google, LinkedIn, etc
  • How to create a custom SexyBookmarks profile on your Drupal website and apply it to a specific content type
By shane
Mon, 2012-12-10 18:02
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #64

The Drupal 7 Search 404 module is a handy module to use on Drupal websites with a lot of content or the possibility of broken links. It simply redirects any page not found requests to the search page and performs a search for those terms. It is an easy way to redirect traffic within your site if the site contains links to pages that no longer exist.

In this module you will learn:

  • How to use the Drupal 7 Search404 module
By shane
Fri, 2012-12-07 17:56
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #63

The Drupal 7 String Overrides module allows you to easily replace small bits of text across your Drupal 7 website.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How the Drupal 7 String Override module can be used to replace text in various menu items on a Drupal 7 website
  • What content can not be overridden with the Drupal 7 String Overrides module
By shane
Thu, 2012-12-06 19:22
Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #62

The Drupal 7 Administration menu makes administering your website easier by providing helpful drop-down menus for handling your everyday Drupal administration tasks.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to install and use the Drupal 7 Admin menu module
  • How to turn off or disable the core Drupal 7 Admin toolbar
  • How to make the Drupal 7 Admin menu look like the Drupal 7 core toolbar

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