One of the great things about Drupal is its huge community of developers. Drupal.org 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
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:
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:
- What are some tips you can share to people working with MySQL databases?
- How would you benefit from these MySQL tools?
- Talk about a database administration nightmare that came true.
- If you use MySQL, why? If not, why not (and what do you use instead)?
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 Please note that comments that don’t follow the instructions on how to participate (described above) may not be published.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!