A very simple tutorial to get started in Drupal content management system. Even non-programmers, technology entrepreneurs, business/marketing professionals, web designers and graphic artists can follow it.
DRUPAL CMS MADE EASY<br />INSTALLATIONIN WINDOWSBYBabu – firstname.lastname@example.org<br />
WhatisDrupal<br />Content management system<br />Content management framework<br />A place where you can create your own website and customize it via CSS(stylesheets), template coding and PHP modules(if required)<br />
Installation process<br />Before we install drupal6, some tools are required:<br />xampp<br />drupal 6<br />
process<br />Download the xampp from (www.apachefriends.org) <br />Install xampp and activate mysql.<br /> apache server.<br />Download the drupal 6 (www.drupal.org) <br />Extract and rename like(eg:paramprojects) as the folder name.<br />Place it in xampp/htdocs<br />
Before install drupal we must create database in xampp<br />Create a database in phpmyadmin<br />Your new drupal website will be displayed as shown below<br />
Add the dowloaded themes<br />Download the free themes from drupal.org<br />Those downloaded themes have to extractedin into the location sites/all/themes.<br />Finally, enable them via administrator login<br />