Join Tom Geller for an in-depth discussion in this video Planning the project, part of Drupal 7 Advanced Training.
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So now we know, in a general sense, what the client wants, and a general sense is…often all you'll get from clients, especially those that don't already have…technical knowledge, or Web builders on staff.…You could just wing it, and that's what a lot of people do, but that'll take…longer, and you'll probably end up with something the client wasn't expecting, and…doesn't really want.…No, the best way to proceed is with a plan.…So we'll put one together, based on the principles outlined in the Planning Your…Site video from earlier in this course.…Revisiting that outline, you need to figure out the site's purpose.…
In this case, it's to support a traditional campaign. That is, it's not going to…be the thing that drives the campaign.…It is also supposed reach out to certain demographics; in this case,…they specified young.…It should do certain other campaign related things, such as have position papers…on the site, and it should be there simply because it should be there;…it's obliged for a campaign these days to have an online presence.…
Drupal 7 Advanced Training was designed as a follow-up to Drupal 7 Essential Training and it also dovetails nicely with our other Drupal courses, such as Drupal 7 Reporting and Visualizing Data and Create Your First Online Store with Drupal Commerce.
- Moving a site from the development environment to production
- Hosting a Drupal site
- Moving databases with phpMyAdmin and Unix commands
- Making site administration more efficient with Drush
- Backing up site data
- Moderating comments
- Migrating from previous versions of Drupal
- Working with themes
- Creating variable layouts
- Enabling social features
- Creating an online store with Drupal Commerce