A low-level introduction to site building with Drupal
Assumptions (Minimum skill level required): Little or no former knowledge of Drupal.
Mission: To empower you to start building The Next Generation websites using the world's most popular open source enterprise-ready web platform.
Objective: To build a production-ready news publication website within the space of this training as an introduction to Drupal.
This will also server to demonstrate the power, flexibilty and ease of use of Drupal
This session will cover the following:
- Site Building with Drupal 7
- Introduction to Site Building with Drupal 7
- Installing Drupal 7
- Orientation to a New Drupal 7 Site
- Strategies for Finding Modules
- Installing and Enabling Modules in Drupal 7
- Building Content Types in Drupal 7
- Using Taxonomy
- Create Listing Pages with Views
- Creating Menus in Drupal 7
- Working with Blocks in Drupal 7
- Changing the Theme on Your Site
- Working with People - Roles and Permissions
- Must Have Modules
- Preparing for Launch
- Upgrading and Updating Your Site
- What next?