Drupal Made Easy For Beginners
Letís face it: Learning to use Drupal is hard! Now Be An Expert In Content Management Using Drupal!
This video coaching series come in the form of 17 videos that you view on your computer. I've included a full list for you here:
+ Video 1 - Introduction - 3:50 - In video 01 of the Drupal Video series, I will introduce you to and define CMS. Some say the Drupal is the best in the CMS arena, but which version of Drupal is right for you? This video will help you decide so don't skip this one.
+ Video 2 - Easy Installation - 6:06 - In video 02 of the Drupal Video series, I will show you the easy way to install the software. If you can click a mouse and find the keys on your keyboard and click on a few of them, then you can install Drupal in just a few minutes after watching these videos.
+ Video 3 - Manual Installation - 22:19 - Video 03 in the Drupal series will show you how and tell you why you might want to manually install your Drupal software. After watching this video you will be overflowing with confidence in your new found ability to install this awesome program. No worries here, with this step-by-step video.
+ Video 4 - User Configuration - 6:39 - n video 04 of the Drupal Series, you will understand how to create users and assign them various permissions. This will allow them to have access, or zero access to certain places and functions of your website.
+ Video 5 - Site Configuration - 10:10 - In video 05 in the Drupal video series, you will learn how to configure your Drupal Website. When I first hear the words "Configure Your Website" it sounds difficult and time consuming. Not after watching this video it won't be.
+ Video 6 - Blocks - 8:59 - In Video 06 of the Drupal Video Series, you will get a better understanding of what Blocks are and how they will help organize your Drupal site. You are going to learn how to add, and configure your blocks. One of the many new features in version 6.x is how you are able to move your blocks from one place to another. Watch this video and find out how.
+ Video 7 - Modules - 5:12 - In this video we will introduce you to the Drupal Modules. Modules add tons of additional functionality to your Drupal web sites. We will show what they are, where they are and how to get them to work for you.
+ Video 8 - Add WYSIWYG - 25:11 - In this video in the Drupal video series you will see how to add a html editor module to your website. You will also learn how to configure it and this applies to adding most any module to your website.
+ Video 9 - Reports - 5:30 - In video 09 of the Drupal series you will be introduced to the reports section of your website. Sure reports sound boring, but in this video you will see the benefits of the reports section and how it will keep you informed of all the good, the bad and the ugly of whatís going on in your website.
+ Video 10 -Actions Triggers - 7:07 - In this video we will show you what an action and a trigger are and how they can help simplify your life as a Drupal Website owner and administrator. These two items will automate some of your tasks so you can focus on some of the fun stuff.
+ Video 11 - Themes - 14:50 - In this video of the Drupal Video Series, you are going to learn all things Themes. Where to find more themes, how to customize your existing themes as well as install, enable and configure a new theme. As an added bonus, I'm going to show you how to customize your own shortcut icon also known as a favicon, and install it into your theme. Lets get to it!
+ Video 12 - Content Type - 9:21 - In this video on Content Type, we will discuss and define the various Content Types. After watching this video you will no longer be confused on what the difference is between a Page and a Story, or a Blog and a Book. Watch & Learn.
+ Video 13 - Add Page - 9:40 - In this video we will be adding content to our site in the form of a Page. You will learn the difference between a page and other forms of content. This and the other "Content Adding Videos" will get you going in the right direction for making your new Drupal web site ready for the public.
+ Video 14 - Add Story - 18:38 - In this video of the Drupal Video Series, you will be introduced to the adding Stories section. We will be adding an article to a new parent directory we create as well as adding a video to a different parent directory we create. This video is loaded with details, so you don't want to miss this one.
+ Video 15 - Add a Book - 10:28 - In video 15 of the Drupal Video Series, we will be talking about the Book Function. You will learn how to create your Book and set it up so that others can contribute to it as well. This and the other Content Adding Videos are crucial to creating a unique Drupal Web site.
+ Video 16 - Menus - 10:05 - In video 16 of the Drupal Video Series, you will be introduced to the Menu function. The Menu is the same as navigation. You will learn how to create and organize the links to the various content created on your site. Don't allow your Drupal Site to be an unruly mass of content thrown all about - Watch this video!
+ Video 17 - Taxonomy - 16:39 - In this video in the Drupal Video Series we will tackle Taxonomy. We will break the code of confusion surrounding Drupal Taxonomy. You will learn how to use Taxonomy to arrange the clutter on your Drupal site to make it both user and search engine friendly. Watch and learn.
18 Mar 2009
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