Author: Laurisv

best-drupal-modules

10 Essential Drupal Modules you can’t Afford to be Without

Are you just getting started with Drupal? If so, you need to know that while Drupal is an incredibly powerful content management system, it isn’t flawless. Although, when you add in the following 10 essential Drupal modules, it comes pretty darn close to being a perfect CMS. The modules listed below will save you countless hours of custom programming and a ton of headaches in the long run. For all the old, grisly, Drupal veterans out there, this list may have a few hidden gems that will make your life easier as well. Read more

responsive-drupal-themes

Top 10 Responsive (Mobile) Drupal Themes of 2014

Year after year, the mobile phone industry continues to expand with 2014 being no different. According to a recent study, it is estimated that 63.5% of the global population have a mobile phone. To put that into real numbers, approximately 4.55 billion people currently own a mobile phone. Not surprisingly, that number is expected to increase to a whopping 5.13 billion by 2017. Read more

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Easily Create and Send a Drupal Newsletter with SimpleNews

Yesterday we discussed creating a WordPress Newsletter using MailPoet. Today we’ll switch to another CMS and talk about sending newsletters with Drupal.

If you use Drupal, are you always wanting to email your visitors the latest info about what’s going on for your business or website? Do you want to do it without resorting to 3rd-party services like MailChimp? Do you want to send emails right out of your dashboard?

Sounds like you need to create an email newsletter with some internal functionality. There’s a way to do that with Drupal! Read more

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Creating an Effective Newsletter from Scratch using WordPress and MailPoet

Want to send newsletters to your visitors but don’t know where to start? Don’t want to outsource or bust your wallet? How about sending newsletters right from your WordPress admin panel?

There’s no need to use 3rd party services for sending newsletters. You can do it yourself for free. Furthermore, you can control everything from the dashboard of your beloved CMS–very convenient for sending interesting content to a smaller community of readers. Read more

wordpress-plugins

Top 10 Essential WordPress Plugins for Your New WordPress Site

No WordPress site can do without essential WordPress plugins that manage certain aspects of your website. Default functionality is the skeleton, and plugins are the meat and inner organs… well, at least if a rather crude analogy is used. :)

It’s true that you must ask yourself if a plugin is really necessary when you’re about to install one, or several. Read more