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Published on July 23, 2009

Author: walkah

Source: slideshare.net

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Presentation from my OSCON Tutorial "Using Drupal" (intro to a demonstration walkthru).

Using Drupal OSCON 2009 Thursday, July 23, 2009

hi Thursday, July 23, 2009

James Walker Addison Berry “walkah” “add1sun” Thursday, July 23, 2009

“walkah” “add1sun” Thursday, July 23, 2009

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What is Drupal? Thursday, July 23, 2009

Drupal is... • Content Management System • Content Management Framework • Community Thursday, July 23, 2009

http://www.flickr.com/photos/larimdame/ Lego for building websites Thursday, July 23, 2009

Building a Drupal Site • Install • Basic configuration (permissions, etc) • Content types • Views • Theme • Profit • (ok, maybe some tweaking) Thursday, July 23, 2009

Thinking Drupal Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Installation Thursday, July 23, 2009

Requirements • Linux (any OS will do, really) • Apache (recommended, while others can work) • MySQL (or Postgres) • PHP (just PHP) http://drupal.org/requirements Thursday, July 23, 2009

Basic settings Thursday, July 23, 2009

Site Information • Site name • Email • Footer message, etc. • Default front page Thursday, July 23, 2009

Menus • Provide Navigation • Entries added by modules • Administrators can override Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Blocks • Contained in regions • Theme can define any number of regions • Additional content: lists of links, additional info, etc Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Taxonomy • Used for categorizing content • Multiple vocabularies • Supports flat lists, hierarchies, and free tagging “folksonomies” Thursday, July 23, 2009

Content Types Thursday, July 23, 2009

Content Types • Multiple content types - created by admins • Different workflows • Different structure - via CCK Thursday, July 23, 2009

Speaker • Name (title) • Bio (body) • Company (field_organization) • Photo (field_speaker_photo) Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Session • Title (title) • Description (body) • Room (field_room) • Session Type (field_session_type) • Date (field_date) • Speakers (field_speakers) Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Views Thursday, July 23, 2009

Views • Query builder - with a GUI • Generates listings of stuff • Provides multiple displays • Highly extensible Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Theme Thursday, July 23, 2009

Theme • Controls the look and feel • CSS, JS, Images and PHP files (on disk) • Can override how anything looks Thursday, July 23, 2009

Demo Thursday, July 23, 2009

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