[Drupal] Drush Sanitize Database

Previously I talked about how to use drush archive-dump and drush-archive-restore. These commands let you easily backup, or move, a Drupal website between locations.

Occasionally I’ve received requests to share out a database table or provide a full extract of a Drupal website to a 3rd party for some reason. In these circumstances it’s a best-practice to sanitize or scrub out sensitive information within your Drupal website.

Luckily, Drush comes to the rescue! Allow me to introduce you to the Drush command:  sql-sanitize or its alias sqlsan. Learn More

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WordPress Plugin Spotlight for August: Google XML Sitemaps

This plugin will generate a special XML sitemap which will help search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and Ask.com to better index your blog. With such a sitemap, it’s much easier for the crawlers to see the complete structure of your site and retrieve it more efficiently. The plugin supports all kinds of WordPress generated pages as well as custom URLs. Additionally it notifies all major search engines every time you create a post about the new content.

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Creating a Store Locator for Your ocPortal Website

Catalogue field choicesocPortal has a huge number of possibilities available to it with its impressive choice of built in features. On top of the inbuilt features there is also a great range of additional optional features created by both the ocPortal team and other community members. One of these is ocDatamap which makes adding a store locator to your website a simple process. A store locator is very useful for any retail business. Learn More

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