Drupal can be a great backend platform for building native mobile applications rapidly. For those not familiar with Drupal, it is an open-source content management system like WordPress that has been gaining popularity and attracted a strong base of developers and users since it was initially released in 2000. Most notably, https://www.whitehouse.gov is running on […]
If you want to provide advanced search to your WordPress website, you can use MarkLogic WordPress plugin to replace the default search with MarkLogic search. The plugin integrates with MarkLogic database, sending all your content – pages, posts, and custom content as well – from WordPress website to a MarkLogic server. Then when a search is […]
When developing mobile apps, location is one of core components that nearly all mobile apps are developed with. However, when it comes to building mobile apps with Drupal, working with location can be challenging. There are number of geo-related modules and discussions on enabling location by working with Views. But in our case, we decided not to use Views, but just with the Services modules, to provide the maximum performance to mobile apps.
For one of my projects I’m actively working on at the moment, I spend a lot of time on the backend of a drupal website. I often find myself looking for ways to make the backend processes more efficient, looking for good modules or ways to make the drupal website faster. A few days ago, […]
DCApp has a section for business directory much like Yelp. It provides information on local Korean businesses including phone number, address, website, description, photos, and user reviews. The site as well as each business listing is optimized for mobile devices using the Bootstrap theme so that users on mobile devices can easily get the information they […]
DCApp for Android is finally released. You can download it from Google Play. For those that don’t know what DCApp is, it is an information exchange community for Koreans living in DC/MD/VA. One of the main features of DCApp is coupons from Korean restaurants and businesses around here. DCApp iPhone app has been developed to […]