July 12, 2017
When building and maintaining a website, updated features will inevitably break your code. Every developer and entrepreneur has suffered from having an error on their site go undetected for a long period of time, resulting in lost revenue and…
June 14, 2017
Regression testing is a type of software testing used to determine whether new problems are the result of changes to the codebase or configuration. Whenever developers change or modify their code, even a small tweak can have unexpected consequences…
February 17, 2017
In a previous blog post we discussed ways in which you can clear your Drupal website's cache when it is having hard crashes or the infamous "white screen of death" (WSOD). Being able to clear the Drupal cache is important because it can resolve a…
February 15, 2017
If you own a website that publishes a lot of interesting photos or media, "hotlinking" is pretty annoying. Hotlinking is a term used on the Internet that refers to the practice of displaying an image on a website by linking to the same image on…
February 13, 2017
There is a rare but altogether annoying issue that may present itself in your Drupal website from time to time, which while having several different potential causes can be usually resolved in a straightforward manner. The "Failed to Get Available…
February 10, 2017
The Drupal "White Screen of Death" or WSOD for short, would be a hilariously named aspect of Drupal if it wasn't actually an incredibly frustrating part of developing with this CMS. Unfortunately it is something that you can encounter when deploying…
February 8, 2017
Website performance is an important goal no matter the platform or CMS alternative that you are using. Studies have consistently shown that the longer it takes for your website to load the more likely it is that your visitors will "bounce" off of…
February 5, 2017
If you have been looking around for new Drupal contributed modules lately, or just reviewing the release versions and statuses for modules that you are using, you might have noticed a new shield icon at the bottom of the project information section…
February 3, 2017
Because of the database abstraction layer that was added in Drupal 7, it is fairly convenient to use a variety of database servers for the backend of your Drupal software. While the term "database abstraction layer" does sound rather sophisticated,…
February 1, 2017
If you are at the decision point of wondering which Amazon Web Services EC2 server type to host your Drupal website, you have hopefully already gone through a checklist to ensure that using AWS for your Drupal hosting makes sense. Starting at the…