Exploring content categories


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Exploring content categories

If you'd tried building a forum in Drupal, you've already encountered a way of defining content with categories known as Terms. In that case, each term you've defined became the name of a forum, but Drupal system of categorization has uses well beyond that simple example and in fact, is essential to advanced functions you might want to add later to your Drupal site. Before we go on, let's take a look at what exactly categorization does for a site. We'll do that by looking at Lynda.com. On Lynda.com, you can see the videos that are available according to product or vendor, the number of other categories or you can look at All Courses. Let's do that now. On this page, you can see that Acrobat 9 Pro Essential Training shows up in the Acrobat 9 category, which makes perfect sense. That's because this video has been tagged Acrobat 9. But you'll notice it also shows up under Acrobat. So, it has two tags to it; Acrobat 9 and Acrobat. The good thing about this ...

Exploring content categories
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Exploring content categories provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 6 Essential Training

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