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Solving (almost) All of Your Problems with Views
Wait... What’s a node?
A node by any other name...
In core: anything that is not a user or comment
When should I create a new content type? When should I use taxonomy?
The Content Construction Kit (CCK) allows you to add any kind of field to any kind of content
Taxonomy allows you to categorize your content
Views allows you to create lists of content
Anatomy of a Node Node t Title Body t Author Event Date Event Image
The top reason to use Drupal
A dynamic query builder
Create any kind of list of any kind of content
Add other functionality through other (including our own) modules
Views Filters Content News Story News Story News Story News Story News Story Page Page Page Page Page Page Image Image Image Image Image Event Event Event Event Event Event Only News Stories Tagged “Drupal” News Story News Story New View
Views Arguments Stories Sports Sports Sports Sports Sports Medicine Medicine Medicine Medicine Medicine Local Local Local Local Local Local Tech Tech Tech Tech Tech Tagged “Medicine” Medicine New View Medicine Medicine Medicine Medicine Tagged “Sports” Sports Sports New View Sports Sports Sports
Views Relationships Story Node Story Node User Page Node User Page Node Node Reference Author Node Reference Node Reference Node Reference Author Node Reference Node Reference Birthday Image Terms Birthday Image Terms Birthday Image Terms New View