How to register sidebars and widgets in WordPress

Lots of websites use a sidebar to keep content organized and more visible for it’s visitors.

What is a sidebar?
“Dynamic sidebar: A container for a set of widgets, which the user can set from the Widgets screen within the admin area.”
So basically a sidebar is a Widget container, and a widget is a small block that performs a specific function. Learn More

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[TomatoCart] Nginx Web Server Support

Until this day, Apache remains the most popular web server. Most likely, it is being used to run your very own TomatoCart store. But, there is another powerful web server called nginx as an alternative to apache. It is very fast and ideal for high traffic websites. It is not difficult to run your TomatoCart store within nginx, you just need to complete following steps.

Note: I am using Ubuntu as the VPS operation system. The steps in this tutorial require the user to have root privileges.

Step 1. Install nginx

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Drupal 7: Faceted Searching of Content

David G - DrupalRecently a fellow developer asked me about making a Drupal search form behave similar to a Faceted Search interface. After sitting down with the developer and going over how to attempt to alter their search form to show the desired behavior; I essentially came to the conclusion that what they wanted was not the default views filtering for a page, but rather a faceted search approach to searching content. In this blog post I’ll describe their problem and at least 1 possible solution. Learn More

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