drupal

Embedding a View in a Node

A couple of people asked me how I embedded the client logo slideshow inside the content area of the "Brooklyn Technical Services has over 20 years' experience..." node on the front page here.

Actually, that was the easy part.  The hard part was building that slideshow, mainly because I hadn't done it with Drupal 7 before.   After several false starts I found a great video tutorial on Views Slideshow by a Toronto developer who walks you through the process, step by step.  He moves a little quickly but that's what the pause button is for.

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Fixing OG Forum (Organic Groups forums)

Organic Groups is a module -- a broad suite of modules actually -- allowing you to create and maintain private groups inside of the Drupal content management system.  While Drupal has a powerful roles and taxonomy system with lots of third-party node access tools, Organic Groups (OG) is an out-of-the-box solution that doesn't require much knowledge of Drupal internals to get yourself up and run

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