I'm working on a new Drupal project and we've got some pretty specific things we're trying to achieve with the theme. Using the ZURB Foundation 5 as my base theme framework, I needed to get control over how and where the Drupal search form was displayed. ...

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I recently found myself right in the crosshairs of a brute force attack on a couple of my WordPress sites by someone who was adamantly trying to login. I wasn't really all that worried - I've made sure to follow my own advice regarding security. But...

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What WordPress plugins do you need on every new site? There is a plugin for just about any need you can think of. There are tons and tons of plugins that serve the same or similar functions, and as of this post there are 33,909 total plugins on the WordP...

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Sometimes you need to view a site on a development server. It's something that I use regularly to connect to a development server using the regular site domain but mapped to a development server's IP address. This way you can maintain your DNS as it is, a...

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If you've started building your platform on WordPress.com and you're ready to take the next step and move to a self-hosted WordPress.org site, you're doing the right thing. There is so much more flexibility when you control all the various aspects of you...

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What would happen if you didn't change the oil in your car? What would happen if you didn't pay attention to the gauges on your dashboard? What would happen if you left your keys on the seat and didn't pay any attention to making sure it's locked up? I...

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There is a lot to learn when you're getting started with Drupal. I know when I got started I searched everywhere trying to find out how to use the system, and where I needed to start. I was lucky to find outstanding resources like Bob's tutorials over ...

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It's easy to go to a hosted blogging or website service and start a website. But just because it's easy doesn't mean you should do it. Hosted blogging services like Wordpress.com are easy - we know that. You just go to the site, walk through a couple ste...

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So you need to get your website up, but you're budget for it is really small, and the thought of having someone else do it for you sounds too expensive.  Sometimes, that really isn't the case, but I understand budgetary issues - trust me, I do. Time...

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