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Creating a sitemap for auditing your site

Caryl Westerberg Posted by Caryl J Westerberg on Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 9:18am

Suppose you're getting ready to migrate your website from Drupal 6 to 7, or maybe you just inherited a site. You'll want do an audit to learn what content is on the site and how it is structured.  When it comes time for a site audit, it’s good to start with a sitemap. ...

Fix broken content links with the Pathologic Module

Caryl Westerberg Posted by Caryl J Westerberg on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 10:24am

Have you ever needed to change the URL for your website? Say, move your website from one domain to another, from a subdirectory to the root of a web host, or even make a copy? Chances are, you’ll find broken links and missing images in the text of your content....

Making a copy of a website with the Backup and Migrate Module

Caryl Westerberg Posted by Caryl J Westerberg on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 2:48pm

Have you ever wanted to try something new on your website, but you were afraid it might go wrong and leave you with a broken site?  Or maybe you want a second website that is is a close match to an existing one? Creating a copy of your live (or "production") site gives you the...

Troubleshooting the Administration Views 7.x-1.0 Update

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 11:32am

Overview


In August, 2013, the Administration Views module was updated from 7.x-1.0-alpha1 to 7.x-1.0 on Stanford Sites. This update has the potential to cause several issues, manifesting in one or several of the following ways:


  • A "Trying to get property of non-object in...

Menu Tricks #4: Menu Block with Bootstrap Dropdowns

Linnea Williams profile pic Posted by Linnea Ann Williams on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 9:05am

Earlier this year, I wrote a blog post about using Menu Block module. In this post, I'll talk about how Menu Block integrates with...

Creating a Menu Position Rule Programatically

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Friday, October 11, 2013 - 9:03am

The Menu Position module provides a powerful way for Drupal to create "virtual" menu items, and provides a graphical user interface to...

Imagery 101: Image accessibility

Megan Erin Miller Posted by Megan Erin Miller on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 9:05am

Welcome to Imagery 101! Last time we looked at how to prepare your image for the web. In this post, we'll...

Module of the Day: Module Filter

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 9:23am

Today we're highlighting a very simple but useful module, Module Filter. This module makes the module overview page at admin/modules much more user friendly by grouping modules into categories, and mimicking...

Imagery 101: Preparing your image for the web

Megan Erin Miller Posted by Megan Erin Miller on Monday, September 16, 2013 - 9:00am

Welcome to Imagery 101! Last time we looked at how to choose the right image to support your site's...

How to Create a Good Help Request

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Monday, September 9, 2013 - 9:03am

Getting accurate and timely help starts with crafting a good help request. Here are a few tips that you can use.


As part of IT Services, Stanford Web Services provides support for the Stanford Sites hosting platform. Unfortunately,...

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