Modifying Commerce Line Item Access control in Drupal Commerce 7

Drupal Commerce provides a number of “entities” that serve as content containers for the various elements of an e-commerce order. These entities include products, customer profiles (addresses), and orders. In addition, Drupal Commerce uses a “line item” entity to specify entries outlining products, tax and shipping fees that make up an order. In most cases, access to …

Is “Inversion of Control” the future of Web interfaces?

Responsive design isn’t going to be enough when it comes to providing workable user experiences for mobile Web users. New techniques are leading to an “inversion of control” from server side to client side interactions and interfaces will increasingly mimic look and feel of native apps in terms of navigation an touch control. The founder …

Inforest Communications releases Commerce Cart Multiple module, recognized as Drupal Service Provider

Inforest Communications is proud to announce the release of the Drupal project, “Commerce Cart Multiple,” a module that provides the logic and user interface necessary to support multiple shopping carts within the overallDrupal Commerce project. Initially developed to support the needs of one client, Commerce Cart Multiple was contributed within the spirit of the shared, …

A fix for WordPress visual editor not showing – .htaccess!

Today had Leon and I banging our heads against a new WordPress installation that was displaying a blank screen in the visual editor.  We searched for possible causes and solutions, which included disabling possibly faulty plugins and verifying that all WordPress files were installed. In looking more closely at the browser console, what first appeared to …

Updating WP-Members WordPress Plugin for Twitter Bootstrap

At Inforest Communications, we work a lot with WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS), and also tend to use the Twitter Bootstrap framework as a starting point for our HTML/CSS layouts.  Recently we completed a project using the WP-Members plugin in order to provide a basic, password-protected area of a website.  As is the case …

SuperCali 1.0.8 Released

After a long hiatus, i have released an update to the SuperCali PHP Event Calendar.  Version 1.0.8 is a maintenance release to fix errors from depreciated ereg and ereg_replace functions, as well as fix a security issue with the show_event.php page. I realized that SuperCali had unfortunately turned into “abandonware,” as I kept putting the …

Content Marketing – Let’s get to the good stuff!

Content Marketing is the writing and producing content (blog posts, videos, info-graphics, etc.) as a means to gather eyeballs to a website or other marketing channels. It’s a technique that can have an increasingly positive impact on a business over time, as content can be shared through social media and picked up by search engines. …

Three things I learned at DrupalCamp NJ

Tonight, I’m heading to the Central NJ Drupal Meetup where the organizers have posed the question of “Three things I learned at DrupalCamp NJ” to be answered in a series of five minute lightning talks.  OK, I’m game to participate, here are three things that I have been thinking about… 1) Ray Saltini of Blink …