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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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,… Read More
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… Read More
January 30, 2017
Having version control for your website is an incredibly useful tool. It not only benefits your programming workflow if you are involved with some kind of custom module or plugin development but also is beneficial if your primary concern is just… Read More
January 27, 2017
The first and most important question you should ask yourself before considering starting up or migrating a Drupal website onto Amazon's AWS cloud hosting platform is, "should I use AWS?" I'll discuss some of the reasons one might find it… Read More
January 25, 2017
This year the North America DrupalCon will be held in Baltimore, Maryland during the week of April 24th through April 28th. The North American conventions have averaged around 3,000 attendees in recent years and so are definitely a premier event in… Read More