Drupal 7 Site Building

In this course, you’ll learn and discover popular modules which will take your site building skills to the next level.

Course Outline

How to Embed and Display Videos

In this section, you’ll learn how to display thumbnails using the Media module (7.x-1.3) and how to embed a video with a simple token using Video Filter.

An Introduction to Video Embed Field

In this section, you’ll learn how to embed videos using the Video Embed Field module.

Responsive Image Handling

In this section, you’ll learn how to handle responsive images in Drupal 7. First, we look at how to handle responsive image galleries using Juicebox. Then we look at the Picture (7.x-1.1) module to handle responsive images using breakpoints.

How to Import and Export Terms using Taxonomy CSV

In this section, you’ll learn how to import and export terms using the Taxonomy CSV (7.x-5.10) module.

An Introduction to Visualization API in Drupal 7

Learn how to create good looking charts using the Visualization API (7.x-1.0-alpha1). In this section, you’ll learn how to create a chart using Views, Google Charts and Highcharts.

Displaying Table Content in Drupal

Learn how to display table content using the DataTables and FooTable JavaScript library in Drupal 7.

Using Markdown in Drupal

In this section, you’ll learn how to write Markdown content in Drupal using the EpicEditor WYSIWYG editor. Then learn how to display highlighted syntax code using Markdown and GeSHi.

Enhancing Inline Content

In this section, you’ll learn how to use three modules which’ll help you enhance content on a Drupal 7.

The modules you’ll learn about are:

  • Word link (7.x-1.91)
  • Tipsy (7.x-1.0-rc1)
  • Taxonomy tooltip (7.x-1.1)

Other Modules

The “Other Modules” section is simply a collection of video tutorials for popular modules.

Course Content

Sections Status
1

How to Embed and Display Videos

2

An Introduction to Video Embed Field

3

Responsive Image Handling

4

How to Import and Export Terms using Taxonomy CSV

5

An Introduction to Visualization API in Drupal 7

6

Displaying Table Content in Drupal

7

Using Markdown in Drupal

8

Enhancing Inline Content

9

Other Modules

About the Author

Ivan is the founder of Web Wash and spends most of his time consulting and writing about Drupal. He's been working with Drupal for 10 years and has successfully completed several large Drupal projects in Australia.