Drupal is a free software package that allows you to easily organize, manage and publish your content, with an endless variety of customization. According to CMS Trends Drupal is one of the most popular CMS in the world right after WordPress and Joomla.
A popular slogan in Drupal-land is “come for the software, stay for the community.” This speaks volumes about just how inclusive the community is. Drupal.org has over 648,000 user accounts and 10,000 developer accounts.
If you decided to give a try on Drupal content management system I have collected 7 best tutorials and guides for getting started with it.
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Beginners Guide to Drupal
In this presentation by Gerald Villorente you will get to know Drupal CMS, will see some advantages and disadvantages of using it for your projects. Gerald will explain Drupal’s structure, will talk about theme anatomy and more.
Getting Started with Drupal: Building Blocks
In this post Tobias Sjösten will give you a bird’s eye view of Drupal’s many parts and how they all come together to create one of the greatest web systems out there.
Getting Started with Drupal
In this detailed presentation by Rachel Vacek you will learn how to develop, manage, and maintain a basic Drupal site. You will get to know about new themes and modules most often used by libraries an much more.
Getting Started with Drupal: A Comprehensive Hands-On Guide
In this guide, you are going to discover Drupal using a pragmatic approach. You will learn to create a Drupal site with a custom content type and views.
The Absolute Beginners Guide to Drupal Distributions
Building your own e-commerce, intranet or a social networking site in Drupal can be intimidating. Imagine how much easier it would be if an expert had found all the best modules for your purpose and had combined them into one package. Imagine that you could download and install that package as easily as a normal copy of Drupal. That’s what distributions can do for you.
Getting Started with Drupal 7 Tutorials
The course is designed for beginners to experienced web developers looking for a solid introduction to Drupal. In less than 15 minutes a day you can learn the essentials of Drupal site building and be well on your way to deploying a next generation web presence.
The Ultimate Resource For Drupal Beginners
In this roundup you will find Drupal tutorials for beginners, guides, how-to’s, Drupal theming and modules plus lots more. All the sources are divided into 5 sections: videos, blogs, podcasts, books and other.