Hierarchic menu in Drupal with tags & Views

Hierarchic menu in Drupal with tags & Views

In this article I will explain you how to use relationship tags, in order to create a block with Views that contains a hierarchic menu. I also made a custom module to show only the correct localized and language neutral tags.In the previous one, called Tag Cloud in Drupal with Views & Taxonomy… more
Hide DIVs for forms with jQuery

Hide DIVs for forms with jQuery

Writing my first web application to design a storm sewer system, I'm studying a solution to load the proper form according to user selection. I will show you a provisional code to solve this demand. Now the style (texts, colours and graphics) of the web-app is ugly, I will write it last. In the… more
A beamer presentation template

A beamer presentation template

I publish the template which I used for the presentation of my Thesis, it could still be useful for write any types of presentation. Latex and Beamer gave me the faculty to focus my main attention on contents, avoiding the definition of color scheme and style. Beside the PDF output works in each PC… more
Tag Cloud in Drupal with Views and Taxonomy

Tag cloud in Drupal with Views & Taxonomy

Taxonomy is a good tool to classify Drupal contents, this is a function inserted in the core and lets you to sign your articles with one or more keywords (i.e. tags). In the following tutorial I will show you how you can create a view block that visualize a list of tags with a simple count in… more
More languages and units with AJAX and XML

More languages and units with AJAX

An interesting feature for my future Storm Sewer software will be the ability to change and add new languages, simply clicking on a selector and editing a text file. In a similar way it can be the same with the units of measurement (for example changing the flow from m3/s to litre/s). I will show… more
Embed 3Ds into PDF with LaTeX & U3D

Embed 3Ds into PDF with LaTeX & U3D

I made some experiments about the embedding of interactive 3D objects into PDF documents with LaTeX, but the results don't satisfy me. The big problem is localized in U3D conversion of my 3D content, whereas the writing of TEX file and compiling with pdflatex, once I had loaded the movie15 package… more
Contents in blocks and pages with Views

Contents in blocks and pages with Views

While I was thinking on how to put a list of my contents in this site and how to change their pagination and style between home and the other pages, I was in trouble because I didn't know a handy method for Drupal! Views is the solution! I will show you the operations to create a new view and to… more
Tools for a web-app

What kind of tools can I use for a webApp?

For my future web application, I have searched the best language in order to make it available on the most number of available platforms. I think that the AJAX and DOM are a good solution and with the help of jQuery library, I can reach a discrete number of device, overcoming the cross-browser… more
Blender and X3D for 3D in the web

Blender and X3D for 3D in the web

When I want to insert a 3D image in my articles, I make many attempts to find the best compromise between view and disposition of the scene, sometimes without getting discrete results and hiding particulars. Well, I should insert the real 3D object and give to the user the possibility to control it… more
Popular content in Drupal with Views

Popular content in Drupal with Views

A simple method to know the popularity of your own site pages is given by Drupal with statistics core module, but using Views is possible to improve the collected data, having a more defined table, subdivided in popular content and today's popular content.Sure, you can't get the results of Google… more