Find the curves to estimate meeting and project management time (almost) perfectly for your projects! We call it Meeting Overhead Efficiency Theory and Project Overhead Efficiency Theory, or MOET and POET for all of you…
December 28th, 2011
Imagine this scenario at your favorite popular and busy eatery:
A diner informs the server that their order has been undercooked and that their side is not what they ordered; the overachieving, overburdened and busy server…
December 27th, 2011
By replacing Drupal's core search with Solr, it's possible to gain very fine control of the results. Not only is Solr very flexble, but the apachesolr module is generous with its hooks. One potential use is boosting the…
December 22nd, 2011
This article is one of Metal Toad's Top 20 Drupal Tips. Enjoy!
I love views. It makes my job easier, so I can focus on the more complex things, rather then having to hand-write queries, create forms for filtering data and it…
December 19th, 2011
With the recent acquisition of Etch Software, Metal Toad Media has added a new Director of Digital Strategy, Mike Bijon, and diversified our service offering to include WordPress. Already the world's pre-eminent blogging…
November 29th, 2011
With the latest launch of the Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet, the world is now up to more than five major Android hardware providers. Here's the list of the major players:
November 17th, 2011
You've heard the hype. The mobile web is exploding, and device sales will soon outstrip PCs. Our desktops and laptops will join VCRs and fax machines in the dustbin of history.
Source: CNN MoneyYet, mobile usage share is…
November 10th, 2011
By now you've probably seen Google "do a barrel roll". If you haven't, head over to google.com and enter "Do a barrel roll". What? You're using IE? Ok, well then no tricks for you. I suggest Chrome. For the rest of us…
November 3rd, 2011
Set the Admin theme
Seven comes installed with Drupal 7
Rubrik is nice but has one bug that doesn’t show view replacement patterns
Set the site email address to your preferred administration email
November 2nd, 2011
I recently had occasion to set up a new Drupal site on a dedicated virtual private server on Media Temple (dv 4.0). Everything was going swimmingly until I deployed the site and tried to reach it via the IP address.
November 1st, 2011
This list makes sure that we covers our... Ahem, bases. This is an update to the blog post originally written by Dylan Tack, our Lead Drupal Engineer.
Database logging row limit and Error Reporting (admin/config/development/…
October 28th, 2011
In case you missed the news, we've officially moved to our new office at 3rd and Salmon! We're back up and running after an overnight move, but there is still plenty of unpacking to complete. We're already enjoying having a…
October 27th, 2011