Any enterprise that requires a fair amount of working with content is a likely candidate for Drupal, but, because of its extensibility and flexibility, you are really not limited in any sense. The following list shows the most common uses at present and comes from the case studies page (http://drupal.org/cases) on the Drupal site:
- Community portal sites: If you want a news website where the stories are provided by the audience, Drupal suits your needs well. Incoming stories are automatically voted upon by the audience, and the best stories bubble up to the homepage. Bad stories and comments are automatically hidden after enough negative votes.
- News publishing: Drupal is great for newspapers and other news organizations.
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