Building custom menus


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Building custom menus

As much as I love Drupal I disagree with its some parts of its design. One of those parts is the default Navigation menu, which makes use of every part of the pig except the squeal. So on my site I replaced with it a custom menu that was shorter and discover just how useful custom menus are in general whether you use them to replace the Navigation menu as I did or for some other purpose. Let us go to my site and take a look at that. One of the things I did was I combine the name of the person logged in with the log out command here. I did this through a PHP code snippet that I got from drupal.org. We will show you how to do that in another part of this series. If we switch back to out original site you will see that the name of the person logged in and log out are in two different places and I thought that took up too much space.

Let us built a similarly simple Navigation menu for our site. We are just going to have two items in it; blogs and feed aggregator. Of course you can put in w...

Building custom menus
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Building custom menus provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 6 Essential Training

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Web
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