One of the most crucial and important steps in building any Drupal project is determing which modules to use. When you are reviewing your functionality needs you may ask yourself:
- Where and how can I find the modules I need?
- Will this module I found solve my functionality needs?
- Will I need to patch this module?
- Should I just write my own custom module?
To quickly and correctly answer these questions, there are four simple steps you should follow. It's as simple as learning how to R.E.A.D.