EmpowHER.com

Submitted by Michael Sherron on Wed, 11/07/2012 - 11:19
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Oh, how I wish I could believe or understand that! There's only one reasonable course of action now: kill Flexo! You've killed me! Oh, you've killed me! It's a T. It goes "tuh". Bender, you risked your life to save me!

You're going to do his laundry? When will that be? Perhaps, but perhaps your civilization is merely the sewer of an even greater society above you! Leela, Bender, we're going grave robbing. You can see how I lived before I met you.

Display Formatted Code Within A Drupal Article

Submitted by Michael Sherron on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 21:13
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One of the features that really sets Drupal apart from other CMSs is its' filter system - the ability for Drupal to run standard text data through functions, called filters, that will alter the text in some useful way. Out of the box, Drupal 7 offers several filters by default. For example, the 'Filtered HTML' input format will run several filters, doing things like removing potentially harmful javascript, closing missing HTML tags, and adding paragraph tags where appropriate.

Improving Drupal Page Speed with a CDN

Submitted by Michael Sherron on Sun, 10/21/2012 - 12:03

 
In March of 2012, one of our major goals for EmpowHER.com was to increase page load times. One of the easiest ways to accomplish that is to limit the number of HTTP requests your web server needs to fill per page request. On a CMS driven site like Drupal, the total number of requests a single page requires can easily get into the hundreds.

Improved Drupal Search with Apache Solr

Submitted by Michael Sherron on Sun, 10/21/2012 - 12:01
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Fry! Stay back! He's too powerful! Oh, but you can. But you may have to metaphorically make a deal with the devil. And by "devil", I mean Robot Devil. And by "metaphorically", I mean get your coat. Why did you bring us here?

A Taste of Freedom
Oh, all right, I am. But if anything happens to me, tell them I died robbing some old man. Then throw her in the laundry room, which will hereafter be referred to as "the brig". With a warning label this big, you know they gotta be fun! Incidentally, you have a dime up your nose.

Increasing Drupal Database Performance with Replication

Submitted by Michael Sherron on Sun, 10/21/2012 - 11:58
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Fry! Stay back! He's too powerful! Oh, but you can. But you may have to metaphorically make a deal with the devil. And by "devil", I mean Robot Devil. And by "metaphorically", I mean get your coat. Why did you bring us here?

A Taste of Freedom
Oh, all right, I am. But if anything happens to me, tell them I died robbing some old man. Then throw her in the laundry room, which will hereafter be referred to as "the brig". With a warning label this big, you know they gotta be fun! Incidentally, you have a dime up your nose.

Scaling Drupal Websites with Pressflow

Submitted by Michael Sherron on Sun, 10/21/2012 - 11:55
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Fry! Stay back! He's too powerful! Oh, but you can. But you may have to metaphorically make a deal with the devil. And by "devil", I mean Robot Devil. And by "metaphorically", I mean get your coat. Why did you bring us here?

A Taste of Freedom
Oh, all right, I am. But if anything happens to me, tell them I died robbing some old man. Then throw her in the laundry room, which will hereafter be referred to as "the brig". With a warning label this big, you know they gotta be fun! Incidentally, you have a dime up your nose.