Issue 45 July 25, 2012
As I write this I'm getting ready to head out the door on vacation so this week is a bit light on commentary but full of useful links. I'll be at Drupal Camp LA this weekend so be sure to say hi. I ♥ talking to TheWeeklyDrop readers.
DrupalCon Downunder will take place in Sydney, on February 6th - 9th in 2013. Drupal is taking over the world!
November 30 - December 1 at The Ohio State University
Alan Palazzolo shares info about the Internet Defense League and an accompanying module. I'm still educating myself about this new group but at first glance this looks pretty legit.
Richard Mo gives us an intro to Adobe® Shadow, a new inspection and preview tool which make testing on multiple devices much easier.
Tips & Tutorials
More handy drush tips. Seriously, why are you not using Drush?
Using views contextual filters you can create a related content block with Drupal 7
Kristen Pol walks use through a simple LAMP setup.
It's no secret that I'm a big MailChimp fan, and the MC folks now have a transactional email service called Mandrill that you learn to use with this handy tutorial
Check out some of the handy Drush tips here.
A nice walkthrough covering one of my favorite modules.
Joachim Noreiko and Jamie Abrahams and the Party module CRM.
Really nice Drupal Give page from good folk of Mediacurrent.