Drupal Workshop at BU Center for Digital Imaging
Location: BU Center for Digital Imaging, Waltham MA
In this two-day workshop, I'll cover:
- A strategy for setting up a local development on the Mac platform for faster development;
- How to install and configure Drupal 7 on their local development environment;
- How to talk to clients about information architecture, and what information you need up front to work efficiently in Drupal;
- How to find the right modules to support your site plan;
- How to break down a wireframe or design layout, to determine how Drupal constructs content within the site;
- The basics of setting up content types, blocks and Views (two fundamental activities in Drupal site building);
- How to choose the right base theme for your project, and create a sub-theme for customization;
- An overview of the theme layer, LessCSS and theming strategy.
Cost for the workshop is $249 for the general public.