Jul
28
2012

How to create a custom home page template in Drupal 7

We were working on a Drupal 7 site this week, and came across a need to overwrite the default page template for Drupal’s homepage. We had already set a node as the homepage content (rather than the homepage being used for the site’s latest content), as it was more of a brochure/ecommerce-style website (we used… Read more »

Jul
24
2012

Magento vs Drupal Commerce

When it comes to open source, Magento and Drupal are about as big as they get these days. After comparing OpenCart and Magento and OpenCart vs PrestaShop, Magento vs Drupal Commerce seemed a natural next step. So, here’s our comparison of Drupal Commerce and Magento. Drupal Commerce vs Magento: features The first point worth raising… Read more »

Jun
25
2012

Review of Drupal 7 Multi-sites Configuration book by Matt Butcher

Fresh out of the post, here’s my review of Drupal 7 Multi-sites Configuration book by Matt Butcher. I’ve previously acted as technical reviewer on The Definitive Guide To Drupal 7 (Apress), Drupal 7 Webforms Cookbook and Drupal 7 Business Solutions (both Packt – see my personal site for technical reviewing I’ve previously undertaken), and there’s an… Read more »