Category: Drupal 7

Create Module Drupal 7 – Part 2

In this tutorial, we will continue Drupal developpement sample of our module called myblock in part 1. By implementing hook_help(), a module can make documentation available to the user for the module as a...

Creating a Drupal 7 module from scratch

Drupal’s API (Application Programmer Interface) provides the golden combination of simplicity and power. Almost every phase of Drupal’s page building process can be intercepted and the data modified. But powerful modules can still be...

Drupal 7 : Building a sub theme from Zen

Why Zen theme ? The Zen theme is the nat­ural first step when them­ing Dru­pal. It reduces Dru­pal down to the essen­tials, allow­ing for a solid foun­da­tion to build up from. The alter­na­tive? Copy­ing...

Building a new theme for Drupal 7

Even though the theme structure has not changed appreciably from Drupal 6, Drupal version 7 comes with a new theme implementation methodology. This small article shows how to create a new Drupal 7 theme...

Upgrading an existing Drupal site

1. Make a backup of your Drupal instance. 2. Download the latest release of your current Drupal version. 3. Extract the [tar ball or zip] Drupal package. 4. Set your site on maintenance mode...