PacktLib: Drupal 6 Site Builder Solutions

Drupal 6 Site Builder Solutions

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

Preface

Introducing Good Eatin'

The Good Eatin' Bistro

Plans for a Good Eatin' web site

Getting started with Drupal

Jumping straight to dessert — Good Eatin' on the web

Summary

Creating Good Eatin's Online Presence

About Good Eatin': Adding static pages

Creating Clean URLs

Getting around: Setting up navigation

Leveraging the help of others: Installing custom modules

Whetting their appetites: Adding images

Dinner and a show: Adding slideshows to the site

Personalizing the restaurant: Adding themes to the site

Playing in the kitchen: Topics to research on your own

Summary

Adding Products and Services

Building the good eatin' menu with a custom content type

Using taxonomy to categorize content

Adding content with the menu item type

Customizing the display of the menu item

Displaying groups of menu items with Views

Summary

Interacting With Customers and Visitors

Working with users

Working with comments

Set up user ratings for content

Working with polls

Adding user surveys

Summary

Creating a Company Blog

Creating blogs

Enabling customers to read your blogs

Including information from other blogs

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Newsletters and Calendars

Creating newsletters

Adding a calendar

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Buzzword Compliance: Whisking in Some Web 2.0

Online cooking class

Adding Google maps

Summary

Freebies and Downloads

Adding downloads and PDFs to the web site

Summary

Online Orders and Payments

Take-out ordering

Summary

Keeping a Clean Kitchen

Web site backups

Web site optimization

Maintaining content

Upgrading to new versions of Drupal

Summary

From Restaurants to Other Businesses

Possible enhancements to the Good Eatin' site

Similar businesses

Outsourcing your development and hosting

Summary