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Caryl J Westerberg

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Module of the Day: Stanford MetaTag NoBots - Hide your site from search engines!

When we launch a site at Stanford Web Services, we open the doors and roll out the red carpet for the search engines to index the site. However, before launch we like to keep the content under wraps and ask the search engines not to index the site. To do this, we use a module called Stanford MetaTag NoBots.

Help! I lost everything! What do I do? Introducing the Internet Archive

Sometimes things happen that are beyond your realm of control. A page in your website or maybe your whole site goes missing. Then, to add insult to injury, the backups can’t restore the site. What can you do to recover?

Introducing Internet Archive

Take heart my friend, all may not be lost. You may not be able to restore the site, but there might be a record of its content at the Internet Archive (archive.org). According to Internet Archive,

Create a Page Title From the Views Exposed Filter Term

Suppose you're using taxomomy terms in exposed filters, and you want the resulting page to display one of the the terms as a title. Taxonomy term pages will give this to you very easily, but sometimes the taxonomy term page is not the right solution.  Here's how you can display the taxonomy term as the title of your views page.

Getting Started on Sites: How do I remove the "authoring information" on my page?

By default, Drupal displays author and date for each node (e.g. "Submitted by Caryl J Westerberg on October 17, 2013 - 8:43 am").  That works great for a blog, but may not be appropriate for all types of content. 

Here's how to remove authoring information:

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