Part 2 : Drupal 7 Administration
Drupal 7 Administration, this is the second part in this series of Step by step guide to learn drupal 7. This week i’ll cover the drupal 7 administration. In the part you will get to know administering (managing) drupal from admin panel section. Creating nodes, pages, managing themes, modules. Working with taxonomy terms, creating menus in drupal 7.
This is the Second part in the series of Step by step guide to learn drupal 7.
Drupal 7 Administration Covers
- Getting to know drupal 7 admin interface
- Use-full tools for drupal 7 administration
- Drupal 7 Configuration Options
- Working with themes in Drupal 7 (Installing new themes, updating)
- Best way to choose drupal modules.
- Different methods to install drupal modules
- Don’t with drupal modules & themes
- Getting to know drupal blocks
- Understanding nodes & pages
- taxonomy terms
- Creating menu’s in drupal 7 & multi level menu’s.
Here you will get to know drupal 7 admin interface, sections & subsections. What you can find in all those pages, each and every configuration option.
Use-full modules & themes that will make drupal 7 administration easier, these are the modules that i’m using most often.
Drupal 7 Configuration Options
In Drupal 7 Configuration options i’ll explain all the configuration options that are available in Drupal 7.
Here i’ll show you install themes, configure, activate them. And other theme specified options.
Here i’ll explain on which basis you can select drupal modules from drupal module repository.
Drupal allows us to install modules in different methods, Here i’ll show you all of the methods. And the one important method is using drush to install, enable and uninstalling modules.
Do not’s with drupal modules & themes
What you are not allowed to do with themes and modules
Understanding Drupal blocks, how we can use them in theme and front end, What are capabilities of blocks.
Understanding nodes & pages
Drupal calls every piece of content as nodes, here you will get to know the difference between nodes & pages.
Working with Taxonomy
Drupal Taxonomy is huge concept. I’ll show you at which situations you can use them.
Drupal allows us to create menus, this has no restrictions on how much deeper menu can be created. Here we can create long list of multi level menu.
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