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Drupal Featured Content Module at Top of drupalmodules.com

I'm a little bit leery about posting this because I will surely jinx something but I am happy that my Drupal Featured Content module is currently number ONE on the drupalmodules.com in terms of reviews. It's currently has a perfect 5 out of 5 score! Woohoo :)

Drupal SEO Basics Presentation - BADCamp 2010

I had a great weekend at the BADCamp 2010 in Berkeley! There were some great sessions and lots of fun conversations.

Tracking Redirects with Google Analytics

I'm going to test out the advice found here:

http://www.seoracle.com/google-analytics-how-to-tutorial/analytics-redir...

on tracking redirects in Google Analytics.

New Drupal Views Examples Module

I have just released the Views Examples module at drupal.org. It is a library of views that you can enable and use directly within the views UI.

Drupal AHAH Form Examples

Here are some Drupal AHAH Form examples using the Drupal 6 Form API and the wonderful AHAH Helper module. It's much easier creating AHAH forms with the AHAH Helper module than without using it.

Use Drupal Views Group By Module to Show Closest Matches by Terms

Someone requested that I add functionality to my Drupal featured content block module to sort by the nodes that are the closest match to the node being viewed based on vocabulary terms. I did this, but then someone asked if I could integrate with views to allow for this same type of sorting. I thought maybe it could be done already, and sure enough, I was able to do it using views and the views group by module.

Easily Add Drupal Related Content Blocks

There are many ways to add Drupal related content blocks on your website. One easy way is to install the new featured content module:

Free Google Keyword Research Tool

Google provides a free keyword research tool to easily see what keyword phrases are popular. The tool is here:

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HTML Validation: Free HTML Validator Tools

These are good HTML validation tools to ensure your HTML is clean... clean HTML means better SEO (search engine optimization) and typically faster page loads.

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New Drupal Featured Content Module

Thanks to NatureBridge for helping sponsor this module! If you like this module, please consider donating to the non-profit NatureBridge to help them continue connecting youth with the natural world.

I'm a Speaker at DrupalCon Austin

I'm a Speaker at DrupalCon Portland