tag: Tutorial

Customize a Video Thumbnail in Drupal

Posted on July 23, 2016 - 4 Minute Read

Introduction and Requirements When you upload a video to Drupal from YouTube or Vimeo, an automatically generated thumbnail will be created…

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Dynamically Link to Each Month In Drupal's Calendar

Posted on June 22, 2016 - 5 Minute Read

Introduction and Requirements Drupal's Calendar module allows you to page between months. However, it can be frustrating for a user to…

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Batch Upload Field Collection Items to Create an Image Gallery

Posted on June 13, 2016 - 6 Minute Read

Introduction and Requirements Let's say you want to create an image gallery on your site. Let's say that each image also needs a caption and…

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Dynamically Control FlexSlider Caption Position and Color in Drupal

Posted on May 21, 2016 - 5 Minute Read

Introduction and Requirements Drupal's Flex Slider module allows site builders to add rotating slides with captions. Using custom CSS, site…

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Create a List Tab For Drupal Calendar

Posted on April 27, 2016 - 4 Minute Read

Introduction and Requirements Drupal's Calendar module allows an easy way for site builders to display events in a month, week day and…

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Configure Drupal's Search API to Search Field Collections and Paragraphs

Posted on April 03, 2016 - 4 Minute Read

Intro This tutorial will assume that you are somewhat familiar with the Search API module. It also assumes you are using the Search API…

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Drupal Configure SMTP Module to Work with Gmail [Updated]

Posted on March 21, 2016 - 3 Minute Read

At this point, there have been many great tutorials written about configuring Drupal's SMTP Authentication Support with Gmail. However…

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Correctly Display Repeating Dates In Drupal

Posted on February 16, 2016 - 6 Minute Read

Configure Site Date and Time Navigate to admin/config/regional/date-time Enable The Necessary Modules Date Date All Day Date API Date Popup…

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Update Drupal Field Settings For Fields With Data In Database

Posted on February 12, 2016 - 6 Minute Read

Sometimes you need to edit a field's configuration once there is already data store in the database for this field. If you try to do this…

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Install Drupal Memcached on a Media Temple DV Server

Posted on December 06, 2015 - 5 Minute Read

Site performance is crucial to a good user experience, and also is a factor in SEO. Because Drupal sites can be very query heavy at times…

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Drupal Salesforce Not Updating Records [Solved]

Posted on December 05, 2015 - 3 Minute Read

OK, so you've integrated your Drupal install with Salesforce and are able to pull data from Salesforce into Drupal . Everything's working…

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Display Field Values in an Accordion In Drupal

Posted on November 27, 2015 - 5 Minute Read

You probably already know that Drupal offers Views Accordion to display content in jQuery Accordions . This is fine if you're looking to…

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Make URL Patterns Match Menu Position in Drupal

Posted on November 24, 2015 - 2 Minute Read

Drupal's Pathauto is a must have for any Drupal project. This tutorial will demonstrate a simple yet effective way to utilize Pathauto…

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Integrate Salesforce With Local Drupal Installation

Posted on November 07, 2015 - 5 Minute Read

Salesforce is one of the most popular CRMs used today. In this tutorial we will integrate Salesforce with a local Drupal install in…

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Create Live Search Results (Search as You Type) in Drupal

Posted on October 22, 2015 - 7 Minute Read

By default, Drupal offers the ability to search the site with its core Search module. However, this module can be limiting. In this…

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Track Link Clicks In Drupal

Posted on October 02, 2015 - 4 Minute Read

You might be wondering why you would need to track the number of times a link is clicked in Drupal, when this can be done using Google…

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Create a Reddit Style Website In Drupal

Posted on September 08, 2015 - 8 Minute Read

Sites that allow users to post and vote on content such as Reddit and Digg are hugely successful. In this tutorial we are going to…

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Bulk Update Redirects After Changing URL Pattern in Drupal

Posted on August 15, 2015 - 2 Minute Read

I recently worked on a project where the site's URL structure was going to change. This is easy to do with Pathauto , but I wanted to…

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Drag and Drop Batch Upload Files In Drupal

Posted on July 16, 2015 - 3 Minute Read

I love Drupal, but its media handling is far from ideal. Out of the box, it pales in comparison to WordPress. Most notably, Drupal does…

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Load Content In Drupal Via AJAX (Without Coding)

Posted on July 12, 2015 - 4 Minute Read

Loading content via Ajax can create a great user experience. Instead of loading a totally new page, the desired content is loaded on the…

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Drupal Smartqueue Taxonomy Tutorial

Posted on July 07, 2015 - 5 Minute Read

Drupal allows you to organize content into taxonomies. This is best illustrated in tagging content, similar to Twitter. Drupal then…

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Drupal FlexSlider with Carousel Controls

Posted on May 30, 2015 - 5 Minute Read

Drupal's FlexSlider module allows for creation of responsive image sliders and carousels. This is perfect for creating banner slideshows…

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Linking to Content In Drupal

Posted on May 28, 2015 - 4 Minute Read

If you're using the Pathauto Module , you know that you can create custom path patterns for nodes, taxonomies and users. This is great for…

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Auto Update Copyright In Drupal Footer

Posted on April 08, 2015 - 1 Minute Read

Most websites have a copyright in the footer, like ©2015. However, if you do this using static text, you'll need to be sure to update this…

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