Good morning,This is Matt, and I’m Joe we both workfor Lullabot and we would like tointroduce you to Drupal. @vordude & @eojthebrave
What is Drupal?Everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask in IRC because youre not quite sure what IRC is,but a lot of strange people hang out there and they talk about SQL and arrays and stuff.
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file uploads revisions menus security user profiles blocks performance modules search engine-friendly urls user manage- ment administration panels localization errorreporting rss taxonomy blogging commentsforums multi-site installations event logging community authoring ajax search free tagging feed aggregation contact form help system roles and per- missions statistics tracking polls
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xml-rpc file api jquery database abstraction layer form api file api session management node system url routing theme system string handling filter system content versioninginstallation profiles access control trans- latable output user system caching date/time handling unicode support mail handling image manipulation installation system hook system menu system module system user authentication themable output
Drupal Core Content User Forms APIManagement Management Install Theming Localization Profiles Layer Library of Common Functions
Drupal Core Content User Forms APIManagement Management Install Theming Localization Profiles Layer Library of Common FunctionsModules Actions/ Content Ecommerce Workflows Creation Kit Organic Views Groups Custom Module
Community.Come for the code. Stay for the community.
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Drupal has a CMS market share of 6.3%, and the market share amongst the top 10,000 and top 1,000 sitesis even higher, at more than 10%, andDrupal is the most used CMS by .edu and .gov sites.
ore and ontribI extended Drupal core using a module from contrib.
oduleCode that alters, extends or enhances Drupal’s base functionality.
hemeProvide the look, feel, and UX for your site.
ite Builder Someone that builds a website by piecingtogether different modules and conﬁguration.