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Inserting a View Block Into a Node in Drupal 7

A client recently asked us to add blogging capabilities into his Drupal 7 site. Easy enough. Just turn on the content type, set the correct permissions, setup a WYSIWYG editor for them, etc. But they wanted the most recent blog entries to appear inside the content of the home page. How could we do this? Could we easily add a view block into the body of our node?

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Edit A Custom Field Size in Drupal 7

We have been working on a rather large project (for us), and within Drupal we had created a custom node type for a clients products. These aren’t products that you can purchase on the website. These are products they sell that their clients can direct order from.

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Custom Page Templates for Nodes in Drupal 7

We are working on a site where different sections of the site have different menu systems, headers, and layouts. What we really needed was custom page templates, and this is how we did it!

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Useful Programs for Windows Development

This list is simply here to help my feeble mind remember where I got certain programs that I use almost daily in my web design and application development activities. Maybe they will help some other people too!

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PhoneGap Tutorials, Guides, Walk-Thrus and Snippets

Here are some links I have found extremely useful in my introduction to Phonegap.

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Setup PhoneGap and Android Development on Windows

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This guide will help you install Node.js, PhoneGap, Cordova, Ant, the Java SDK, and the Android SDK on your Windows PC to develop PhoneGap apps for the Android platform.

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