Drupal is a free and open-source web content management framework written in PHP and provides a robust back-end framework for websites. Drupal allows for handling various content types including video, text, blog, menu handling, real-time statistics, etc.
This competency area includes an understanding of Drupal architecture, adding and modifying menus on a page, Drupal Blocks & Regions, among others.
- Drupal Architecture - An understanding of Drupal architecture including users, administrators, the CMS (Content Management System), knowledge of PHP, web servers and database.
- Creating Menus - Adding and modifying menus on a page and configuring menu fields such as menu link title, path, description, parent link, weight, among others.
- Drupal Blocks & Regions - Knowledge of Blocks, which are container objects that are used to organize content on a website, and Regions, which are defined by the theme layer.
- Creating and Modifying Pages - Understanding of how to create pages, modify, delete and publish new webpages, blogs, and other content types.