Tracking External Links

Google Analytics doesn't track external page links by default, you have to setup a small bit of javascript to delay the website exit, and trigger a virtual page hit. The code for doing that involves a small bit of jquery, and the newer version of the google tracking code.

Drupal Content Type Module Skeleton

If you're a big fan of CCK, you've probably noticed that there are limitations eventually. It does fantastic work with data, but not so much with the nodes themselves. If you need things like access rights, redirection after XYZ, or custom permissions for business logic, you will like end up having to create your own content type through a module. Following is a very simple copy paste you can use to get started. It's got the most common hooks in there. Just copy and replace 'node_type' with whatever you wish yours to be.

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Embedding a view with arguments

Assuming you're after putting a block in, pretty much anywhere you want, you'll need control over which url token you may be using at any point. Here's the code to read a url token, and embed a view based off it.

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