Drupal Planet

Top 6 reasons Drupal really sucks -- Developer Edition

A couple weeks ago I wrote a post on why customers complain about Drupal -- the short version…

The hidden costs of e-commerce sites

Mavis asks,

I have already spent thousands of dollars on my [Zen Cart] website. What…

5 reasons Drupal projects suck: Hapless customer edition

At Freelock, we're huge fans of Drupal. But we keep running into customers (or potential…

Why auto updates are a very bad idea

A question came across the Drupal Developer's list today asking whether Drupal could auto-…

Is Drupal 7 ready?

Short answer: it depends.

We still do most of our projects in Drupal 6, mainly because it…

Ask Freelock: Drupal vs Word Press?

Mike asks,

I came across your site as i'm a member of NWEN.  My current site is built on…

Ask Freelock: Why pick Drupal/Ubercart over Joomla/Virtuemart?

Wesley at The Nubby Admin asks,

Drupal you say? I’m not too mid-stream to change horses…

Copying a node to a new type

Drupal provides powerful tools that makes it easy to do all sorts of changes to your web site,…

Ask Freelock: Why would I choose Drupal over Expression Web?

Mel asks:

Why would I use Drupal instead of Microsoft Expression Web to create a website…

Using a File Field with imported files in Drupal: Drush to the rescue!

We regularly import content from old web sites and systems. One recent client had thousands of…