The Week in Drupal: November 5, 2010

A look at interesting new modules, articles and other Drupal news of this week.

Frost's Beautiful Defeat

Drupal News

DrupalCon Chicago Registration and Call for Speakers is Open!

Great Posts and Tutorials This Week

Deploying content on an already existing site - including the deployment module after the fact.

Advanced Voting with the Decisions Drupal Module - Building approval and ranked-choice style voting systems on Drupal.

Drupal: Exposed - Webchick shows some quick core hacks (gasp!) that can really help with debugging and theming.

Panels 3.8 and Panel Fields - you can put panels inside your views?! Amazing.

Interesting New Modules

Browser class - Add body classes to your page depending on browser and platform.

Context UserAgent - Similar to Browser class but designed for the Context module.

Giga Menu - A Mega-menu style menu module. Put more content in your dropdown menus.

Authorize.Net and PayPal modules for the Payment API - This looks like it could be handy for simple e-commerce sites. Ones that don't need the overhead of Ubercart.

Feeds Hacks - Add-ons for the Feeds module.

VideoJS - An HTML5 video player. Make your Drupal site iPad friendly.

Sign Here - A jQuery-based CCK field for taking signatures on an iPad or similar device. Drupal POS, anyone?

Wayne Eaker
November 5, 2010