The Week in Drupal: December 17, 2010

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

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Drupal News

Drupal 6.20 Released - No security issues in this one. Only bug fixes as described in the release notes.

Drupal 7 Release Parties - Find your nearest one with this site.

Great Posts and Tutorials This Week

Synchronize one Drupal site with another using Drush

Three Tips to Make Your jQuery Selectors Faster

Sending Recurring Emails to Thousands, using Simplenews as a Backend

Newsletter subscription management in Drupal with E-mail Marketing Framework - Integrating Drupal with MailChimp and Campaign Monitor.

Module owners: How to make your module description useful

Drupal performance - the next step - Using Drupal with Facebook's HipHop.

Playing with New Relic on Acquia Hosting - Dries reviews New Relic, a web performance monitoring and profiling tool.

Interesting New Modules

Search Node Files - Index the contents of FileField and Upload module files along with the node text.

Node Gallery Slideshow - Display Node Galleries as a jQuery slideshow.

Node Gallery Bulk Operations - Integrates Node Gallery with Views Bulk Operations.

CiviEvent Discount - Add discount codes to CiviCRM events.

CCK Slider Widget - Use a jQuery slider widget for integer-type CCK fields.

Case Tracker Plus - A fork of the Case Tracker module that has more features and is more extensible.

Eclipse IDE - Eclipse templates for Drupal hooks.

Better Domain Blocks - Control block visibility by domain with the Domain Access module.

Exclude Node Title - Hide the title of nodes on a case-by-case basis.

Wayne Eaker
December 17, 2010