In the previous articles by George Papadongonas and Yiannis Doxaras, authors of Drupal E-commerce with Ubercart 2.x, we learnt how to install a ready-made theme and how to customize it, thus offering the client a great browsing experience. In this article we will learn how to create a theme from scratch using the Zen Theme.Read Drupal and Ubercart 2.x: Creating a Theme from Scratch Using the Zen Theme in full
In this two-part article by J. Ayen Green, author of Drupal 6 Attachment Views, you will learn the following:
- How to configure Drupal's Contact system
- What the default Contact system does (and does not do)
- How to add just a little pizazz to a page with an Attachment view and a module
- How to add the Contact form to a view
- The first steps you need to take with Drupal's module architecture and hook mechanism
- How to modify the Contact form via a custom module
- How to use an add-on module to make the Contact form available in a view
- How to create an Attachment view
This article series by Spencer Harbar, Lim Mei Ying, and Stefan Gobner, authors of Enhancing Microsoft Content Management Server with ASP.NET 2.0, delves into the integration of key ASP.NET 2.0 features such as Master Pages, Site Navigation, Themes and Skins, and the Membership Provider Model with Microsoft Content Management Server 2002 (MCMS) Service Pack 2. Each article builds upon the last, walking through these new features available to MCMS developers and building a sample site.
In this article series, we will cover:
- Installation And Configuration of Microsoft Content Management Server (see below)
- Getting Started with the Development Environment
- Using Master Pages
- Navigation Controls
- Applying Themes
- Authentication Controls and Membership Providers
- How-Tos, Tips, and Tricks
In this article by Alfonso Romero, you will learn how to add your friends timeline to the custom SwingAndTweet application.
Basically, you’ll learn how to:
- Add a Tabbed Pane component to your SwingAndTweet application, so you can show your own timeline on one tab and your friends’ timeline on another tab.
- Use a JScrollPane component to add vertical and horizontal scrollbars to your friends’ timeline list.
- Use the getFriendsTimeline() method from the Twitter4J API to get the 20 most recent tweets from your friends’ timeline.
- Apply font styles to your JLabel components via the Font class
- Add a black border to separate each individual tweet by using the BorderFactory and Color classes.
- Add the date and time of creation of each individual tweet by using the getCreatedAt() method from the twitter4j.Status interface, along with the Date class.