Playing with optimization

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Hey guys, I know that this site hasn’t got much traffic but the geek in me loves to experiment with some coding and administration work as well which has led to moving my website from GoDaddy shared hosting to Digital Ocean (which has been great so far!) and playing with optimization and and administration. Must say, administering Linux and playing … Read More

Drush Sync on GoDaddy Shared Hosting

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If you are like me, you’ve just decided to give Drush a go and you’ve spent couple of days configuring all sorts of conf files, ssh keys and what not just to realize that GoDaddy and other providers don’t provide rsync for us “cheepo” customers. This was, I must say, very frustrating. So here’s wharf finally worked for me with … Read More

Tracking Social Interaction with GA in Drupal 7

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Couple of days ago Google added Social Interaction Tracking that gives you an option to track +1, Facebook and Twitter button engagement. I’ve spent some hours to get this working and test, and here’s the solution that worked for me. I assume you’re using Google Analytics module. Step 1 Download ga_social_tracking.js from Google and copy the file to scripts folder … Read More

Navigate your CSS using Compass

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In my previous article I’ve been writing about plethora of tools for design process. I’m not one of those people who will say that this is THE tool for the job. This is a story about useful tool that made my life easier, and as I learn it more it’s becoming more and more time and nerve saving. Why do … Read More

Tools of the trade

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There are a lot of debates and countless wars on which “tool” is the best for one task or entire work-flow. Often I’m asked: “What do you use for web design?” Well the answer is, there is no simple answer. There are a lot of tools and the best are those you feel comfortable using and those that will get … Read More

Add ShareThis buttons to Drupal 7 without module

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If you’ve been building your site using Drupal 7 and wanted to add ShareThis buttons via module, you’ve probably seen that only version 6 is supported at the moment. Fortunately this is not a big problem as you can add simple code to your template and have ShareThis in no time. 1 Get the code Go to http://sharethis.com/publishers/get-sharing-button and choose Any Website under section … Read More