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Drupal Menu Badges + Views + Flags + Rules = Counting Messages

The Drupal project I'm currently working with get's complicated each and every day - so for a start I faced a problem to display dynamic content as menu items - i found a great not to say one of the greate findings this years in field of Drupal...

Node reference views display using relationships

I started doing some Drupal powered site rebuilding. By first of all I deleted all views and un-installed and deleted modules that are not must-have.  Then I started from scratch building with views: It took me some time (about 5 minutes) to...

Custom Drupal Search Built with Search API + Database Search + Views

Default Drupal search function is pretty much OK, but if you are looking for ways to control and extend search behavior  - you are stuck with out of box search.  I'll show you how you can boost your search functionality, by...

Facebook share button for Drupal views

Some time ago, I created a tutorial showing how you can add a Facebook like button to your Drupal powered site. That tutorial was pretty easy because we used a module. Today I'm willing to show, how to add Facebook share button to Drupal views page...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 13 - working with node display

By default, when adding new fields to content type, and then entering values in them, Drupal will display all of them on node:But what if we don't want some or all of these fields to be displayed on our node?Simple, we can change order, or hide them...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 10 - Views exposed filters

Remember at start of this tutorial we created a tour types taxonomy, by allowing asign a category for each node from content type tour? Today we gonna add these values to our tours page, by allowing for users to filer tours by their type: Open...

Drupal views archive page

Today I decided to give some face-lift to my blog page. I wanted to add an archive function to filter blog posts by month. If you have views enabled, you can use default view archive, which comes with views.Since I already had created a page blog, I...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 7 - Theming views

In part 4 in tutorial series how to build a Drupal site from scratch, I am showing how to build views. Now let's upgrade them, by adding additional fields and even CSS style.Yes, we will add CSS style directly into our views.Lets go back to our view...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 6 - Working with blocks

In part 4 of this Drupal tutorial series we created a view with block - Features tours. Now is the right time, to do something with this block. And we gonna put this block on our frontpage.To access blocks section in your Drupal site, head to...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 5 - Custom fronpage

By default Drupal comes with frontpage set to display latest 10 nodes from your site:Which might be ok, if you are runing some blog, but if you are looking the ways how to change default frontpage, you must take a look under system/site-information...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 4 - Creating views

Let's move on with our tourism companies website tutorial.In part 1 we created a custom content type - Tours, now it's time to make a few views which will contain data from node related to content type - tours.Before creating views - we must...

Building a Drupal site from scratch - part 1 - planing

So you have decided you'll use Drupal for your brand new website? Don't know where to start? A webpage is like an investment you make in your companies asset. Before building a website, no matter is it Drupal or it is not a Drupal, you must...

How to filter popular posts by week, month Drupal

Previously I wrote a tutorial, how to filter popular posts on Drupal using Views, today I would like to show, how to filter popular posts in time frame, in a week or in a month.N.B. This tutorial will show how to filter posts on your Drupal site, by...

Views lode more pager with Ajax for Drupal

In this tutorial I'll show you how to add Ajax povered pager for Drupal site.Let's start with live exapmle: http://reinisfischer.com/blog scroll down to buttom and press Load more button, to see it on actionTo achieve such function on your...

How to display popular content Drupal

Ever wondered how to display popular content from your Drupal powered site, either via Drupal blocks, either as seperate page? On picture above you can see most popular blog posts on my blog 15:05:01 2013-10-16. How to get this...

Drupal upcoming posts page

In this Drupal Development tutorial - I will guide you through how one (perhaps you) can create an upcoming posts page in Drupal by using Views modulePreviously I have written a tutorial how to setup a Drupal to publish future posts.  Since...

Drupal how to show image, when image not availiable

There are times, when we must display image, even if the default image is not provided.In Drupal 7 under manage fields we have option to display default image, what is nice, but not always is the best approach, because, it will display default image...

Drupal views - filter future posts

There may be many reasons why should some would like to have an option to show publicized posts in future.One of the reasons could be - if you are planing your content publishing times, lets say, you write 10 articles in one night, and you would...

Drupal views taxonomy map

Even wondered or thinked about - to display terms of your Drupal powered site on a map? Is it possible? Yes it is.Things you will need to display taxonomy terms on map:Taxonomy module enabled, location module, Gmap module, Views module Enable...