October 31, 2011 | Web/Software Development

Pantheon, the new Drupal hosting service, has a web-based method for migrating your website from your old server to the Pantheon servers.

But it doesn’t work so well for large sites. For one thing, the web upload option doesn’t support archives greater than 150MB. Even that size is pushing it. Browsers aren’t really meant for transferring large amounts of data.

Here are some notes on importing large websites into Pantheon.

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October 30, 2011 | Web/Software Development

I needed to create a archive of a site in order to migrate it to Pantheon, a new service for running Drupal sites in a more straightforward way than has been available up to now.

Pantheon provides a Drupal module which is supposed to automagically create a complete backup of your site, which can then be used to migrate it to Pantheon’s servers.

Unfortunately, it seems it doesn’t always work, calling for more unorthodox methods.

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September 12, 2011 | Interesting Web Sites

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There’s a free download of a book on Drupal SEO available at the link above. It’s excerpts out of the book “Drupal 6 Search Engine Optimization”, published by Packt.

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September 11, 2011 | Software and Downloads

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With Magento having been bought by EBay, some people think it’s future is insecure as an open-source e-commerce platform and are looking for alternatives.

I looked around and found two: PrestaShop and Drupal Commerce.

Read on for more about them.

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March 5, 2011 | Uncategorized

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Drupal 7 combined with possibly the best PHP OO framework.

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March 5, 2011 | Uncategorized

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Drupal 7 combined with possibly the best PHP OO framework.

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