20 Common Drupal Mistakes and How to Avoid

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Drupal is undoubtedly one of the most flexible and powerful Content Management Systems available. So it really hurts us when someone criticizes Drupal because, most of the times Drupal is not at fault – what is wrong is the development and implementation. Below are list of common mistakes we should avoid..
  • Over coding: Custom code is always difficult to maintain. There are thousands of modules which have already been written and contributed. Use of readymade modules is recommended because it only saves a lot of time and money, but also makes your whole website more stable because each and every Drupal contributed module is well tested.
  • Spam Control: Your Drupal site can quickly get flooded with spam comments and content if proper spam control is not done. Instead of leaving the site open for all, keep it moderated and regulated.
  • Incorrect installation and folder structure: Installing modules and themes in…

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