One of the great things about Drupal is its huge community of developers. hosts many, many modules to extend and enhance your website or application. Most people know about popular modules such as CCK, Views2, Panels, and XML Sitemap. But there are some really great modules that fly under the radar as well.

1. Secure Site

Secure Site


Pre-Order The Smashing Book!

As many of you know, I have a strong relationship with Smashing Magazine, so when I was approached with an opportunity to contribute to The Smashing Book, I was very excited to share my knowledge and experiences in crafting web layouts.


Last week, Six Revisions and Mindgems announced a giveaway of six licenses to their multimedia tools. Close to 100 participants vied for a chance to win of these licenses by sharing their thought and opinions on the topic of free stock images and listening to music while working.

Here are the winners of this excellent giveaway:

Getting Comical with Brad Colbow

Web Designer and Illustrator Brad Colbow is like the Deion Sanders of the design industry: he can create killer user interfaces, and then turn around and craft witty webcomics about his experiences.


A Guide on Advanced Logging and Benchmarking with FirePHP

In a previous article, we discussed FirePHP’s basic logging functions for debugging your PHP web applications. Although–as we have seen–it can be used for debugging purposes, its main utility is to log information about your web apps, and it does a terrific job in that regard.


Webyog and Six Revisions have teamed up to give away four Webyog licenses.

For a chance to win, simply comment on one (or more) of the following topics:

This giveaway ends on August 10, 2009 after which the comments section on this post will be closed. We’ll use your email address to contact you if you win. The winners will be randomly selected and announced on a separate post. Please note that comments that don’t follow the instructions on how to participate (described above) may not be published.

Well-drawn animal illustrations can make for a fantastic design element for websites and web applications. Here, we present a variety of beautiful web designs that feature use animals – we hope you enjoy them!

1. Old Loft

Old Loft