Introduction to Drupal 8/9

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Duration
1-day
Course Price
$ 450
Course Description

This one-day hands-on training delivers all of the tools you need to get started managing a Drupal 8 or 9 website. Targeted to sitebuilders, content editors, or developers new to Drupal, this training will get you up and running in Drupal.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Drupal Terminology

  • The pillars of Drupal core functionality explained

  • How to extend, manage, and get the most out of your Drupal site

  • How to set up a fully functional sandbox environment for trying out your new Drupal skills and experimenting with modules you may want to utilize on your site

  • Answers to your Drupal related questions, and the ability to start adding and managing content on your site right away

  • Practical knowledge for working in the Drupal environment as a sitebuilder, project manager or content editor

  • How to work with developers on a Drupal project

 

Should I Take this Course?

Sitebuilders, content managers, and developers new to Drupal will gain the most from this course.

This course is perfect for the user looking to learn:

  • Drupal Terminology

  • The pillars of Drupal core functionality explained

  • How to extend, manage, and get the most out of your Drupal site

  • How to easily set up a “sandbox” for free, to experiment with Drupal

 

  • Introducing Drupal

    • What is Drupal?

    • What Features Does Drupal offer?

    • Important Drupal Terminology

    • Drupal 8 Administration Toolbar

  • Managing the Data Collection

    • Structured Content Types

    • Custom Content Types and Fields

    • Categorize Content with Taxonomy

    • Understanding Content Workflows 

  • Organizing Display of Website Data

    • Page Layouts with Blocks

    • Custom Blocks

    • Building Dynamic Lists of Content with Views

    • Views Displays

    • Custom URL Aliases

    • The Menu System

    • Configuration Synchronization

  • Extending Drupal - drupal.org

    • drupal.org Community Resources

    • Extending Drupal with Modules

    • Using Themes

  • Q & A Session