Adding new variables to a specific node type

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    Adding New Variables to a Specific Node Type
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    with Michelle Lauer
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    In this chapter, we're
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    going to talk about creating variables to use
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    in our node Article template.
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    We're going to go into template.php, create a new function,
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    our preprocess node.
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    We're going to do a check to see if we are working with an article,
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    and create new variables.
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    And then we're going to open up our nodearticle.tpl file,

Adding New Variables to a Specific Node Type

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We'll go a step further with our preprocess functions and look at working with node variables, and how to limit new variables to only specific content types.

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