Tzu Chi Website powered by Drupal

Tzu Chi Website powered by Drupal

Drupal overview

Although Drupal is often described as a "content management system" (CMS) it is also a "content management framework" (CMF). In other words, unlike a typical CMS, it is geared more towards configurability and customization. There is one interesting article "Why we moved to Drupal". If you want to compare Drupal to other CMS, please refer to "Wordpress vs. Joomla vs. Drupal - Picking a CMS for your Business". Here is one article comparing the three major CMS software with more technical comparison. If you are looking for some simple CMS, Wordpress might be a good choice. Please refer to this article.

Tzu Chi Website powered by Drupal

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Features

Installed and tested (content-type specific)

Available, not tested yet (content-type specific)

Others

 

Tzu Chi Website powered by Drupal

*1: Wiki is a special content type that allows all registered users to modify the contents. All other contents, e.g. newsletter, forum, announcement, can be modified by content administrators.

Getting started with Drupal CMS

The nca.us.tzuchi.org is powered by Drupal. For newbies, there are some good links to start. For most of users, please feel free to skip the installation and system configuration.

Getting started with Drupal CMS

There are some special modules being installed to help out the community features within nca.us.tzuchi.org.

Getting started with Drupal CMS

 

Getting started with Drupal CMS

 

What are the elements within a page layout?

A page layout consists of the following elements in Drupal. The following information is targeting the users who want to design the layout of web pages on their own.

What are the elements within a page layout?

The following is an iillustration of the predefined regions in Acquia Marina theme. There are 15 regions.

What are the elements within a page layout?

What are the elements within a page layout?

 

What are the elements within a page layout?

Panel has the following layouts users can choose from when a new panel (aka page) is created.

What are the elements within a page layout?