Web Tech GDS Notes: Drupal Book Module

I decided to use the Book mod­ule that is avail­able within Dru­pal core to orga­nize the help sec­tion of the web appli­ca­tion as well as all the sec­ondary infor­ma­tion like Can­cel­la­tion poli­cies, Fake review pol­icy, Pri­vacy pol­icy, and Terms of service.

Here’s the link.

Web Tech GDS Notes: CSS Grid Systems

After con­sid­er­ing the fol­low­ing CSS grid sys­tems I decided to use the 1140 CSS Grid on my project, both the Drupal-based and the pro­to­type versions.

I chose it for its ease of use, adapt­abil­ity for web apps, and the fact that it is based on a 1140 pix­els wide grid.

Accord­ing to W3Schools, 85% of dis­plays had res­o­lu­tions higher than 1024×768 pix­els in Jan­u­ary 2012.

The fol­low­ing CSS grid sys­tems were considered:

 

Web Tech GDS Notes: Drupal 7

After research­ing avail­able mod­ules and func­tional require­ments of the project I decided to try build­ing the web appli­ca­tion using Dru­pal 7.

I installed Dru­pal at the sub­do­main live​.keyzz​.com and in it I installed the theme Zen, a theme cre­ated to be cus­tomized and built upon.