What is Drupal?


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What is Drupal?

So, before you start with Drupal Gardens, you might be wondering, why should I use it rather than WordPress or any of the other dozens of hosted CMS programs? This video will look at both Drupal's advantages and disadvantages to help you figure out whether Drupal Gardens is your best option. To start with, let's talk a bit about the software Drupal Gardens is based on. Drupal was created in 2000 by the Belgian Computer Science student Dries Buytaert to help him and his college buddies share information. People kept asking for more features, and he couldn't keep up with the demand by himself, so he released the software, renamed, Drupal as free software under the GNU Public License in 2001.

A technology site named kerneltrap.org was the first site outside of Mr. Buytaert's university to use it. From there, the word spread. As a matter of fact, KernelTrap is still using Drupal to this day, ten years later. It now runs many high-profile sites, including the United States Gove...

What is Drupal?
Video duration: 5m 8s 6h 6m Appropriate for all Updated Nov 10, 2011

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What is Drupal? provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal Gardens Essential Training

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