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Drupal 7 by David Mercer

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Summary

This chapter discussed the all-important topic of adding functionality and organizing it on the site. This is one of the most important tasks to undertake during website creation. Selecting and implementing the right functionality for the right users is a subtle art, but hopefully you found that Drupal makes it quite easy to implement.

We also got a taste of what it's like to have an entire development community to draw from, when we downloaded and installed a contributed module. Contributions are an invaluable resource for extending the functionality of a site. This facility comes with the express warning that you need to safeguard the security of your site by making backups before implementing any changes.

Drupal's power and elegance ...

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