Drupal views

How to create related content block using taxonomy term in Drupal 8

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There is no secret that related content can help to improve over all page views for website. More page views means more engaged website visitors, resulting in more sales and higher profit. In today's Drupal tutorial I will write how to make related content block using taxonomy term field in Drupal 8. For Drupal 7 tutorial see: Related nodes based on taxonomy terms In short, if you are already familiar how to create related content block in Drupal 7, there is no huge difference in Drupal 8. If…


How to List Related Tags on Drupal Taxonomy Pages Using Views

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Make sure you check out my previous article How to List Drupal Child Terms on Taxonomy Pages with Views as today I will extend a little bit my previous tutorial and at the end we will add related tags on taxonomy pages using views. Tools (modules) you will need: Views module and taxonomy module enabled. Here is the print screen: Listing related tags on Drupal taxonomy page Or see live example at Drupal development (or any tag on this blog) This will work with simple one taxonomy per…


How to List Drupal Child Terms on Taxonomy Pages with Views

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I spent a good amount of time at Monday's evening to actually figure this out. In today's Drupal Tutorial - How to List Drupal Child Terms on Taxonomy Pages with Views. This issue has been on my table for about two years. For the ease of this tutorial - here is basic setup. For a content type blog I have created pre-defined vocabulary - Category. Most of the category items are not related and are in linear format. But few of them are related and I have listed them as child terms. Pre-…


Enabled Cache For Drupal Views Gives A Better Performace

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The other day talking with my dad on Facebook, he asked me, why my blog is so slow today - it's so slow that he cannot open my site at all. I straight went to my Linode VPS to investigate server logs. Nothing unusual did find there. I used http://tools.pingdom.com/fpt/ to test speed of my site and it actually was really slow. Since my blog is heavily based on Drupal views, and I had not before enabled cache neither for CSS or JS (I'm still not aggregating CSS and JS) I decided to give a try…


Building A Travel Map - Drupal Way (Gmap + Views + Selective Filters)

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In this article, I'll show how I built a travel map using Drupal and a few extra modules. For a starter, you can see a live preview by visiting my Travel Map. In this map, I have listed all places I have visited since October 2013 (When I started my blog). I have used a few filters to allow limiting results on the map, for example,  users can filter by Country, Region, and Theme (Category). To make it work better and more intuitive I have used a small but neat Drupal module - Views Selective…


How To Create Drupal Views Distance Filter using Location module

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Drupal is a popular content management system that allows users to create complex websites with a wide range of features and functions. One of the most useful features of Drupal is its ability to create views, which are customizable displays of content that can be filtered and sorted in a variety of ways. One useful type of filter is the distance filter, which allows users to filter content based on their proximity to a particular location. In this article, we will explore how to create a…


Related nodes based on taxonomy terms

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Today I will show you, how you can create a list with related items for your Drupal site using taxonomy terms and Drupal views. At first you will need you actual content with taxonomy terms on it. If you are not familiar how to add taxonomy terms to your Drupal site, you might want to read this guide on that. I presume you have your content set up, it's tagged with different terms. Now lets add a block with related items on that. Related nodes based on taxonomy terms In above screen you…


Working with Drupal views attachments

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Drupal views attachments is a nice feature, which allows us to extend  Drupal views. For example, we can create a featured view and attach to it other view displaying additional information. One of the reasons I love views attachments is because of I can create a main view and add to it smaller view and offset some items: With views attachment sky is the limit, you can build for example a restaurant list view and attach to it Gmap style map, displaying both grid view with results and map…


Unlocking the Potential of Automated Writing with Drupal and AI

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With the advancement of technology and the increasing power of AI, it's becoming possible to automate more and more tasks, including writing. The use of Drupal as a content management system provides a powerful platform for automated writing. In this article, I will demonstrate how Drupal can be used to generate large amounts of automated writing with the use of Views and custom feed importers. The process starts with creating a custom feed importer to import geo-tagged data, which is then…