Drupal Web Profiles

Book description

Demystifying one of the most popular content management systems in use today, Drupal Web Profiles offers a complete introduction to the installation, configuration, and administration of Drupal versions 6 and 7. Filled with worked examples, step-by-step instructions, and hands-on projects, it provides readers with the tools to develop effective business web solutions using Drupal. The book supplies easy-to-follow instruction on the primary aspects of the Drupal framework-from basic installation, configuration, and administration to creating new functionality with custom modules and themes. Defining key Drupal terminology in a way that users and developers can easily understand, this project-based guide explains how to: Create an installation environment for Drupal as well as how to carry out the actual installationBuild web applications using Drupal builds and profilesAdd new content to a Drupal site and describe, classify, and organize content using the Taxonomy moduleOptimize Drupal performance with automatic throttling, bandwidth optimization, and page cachingCustomize Drupal themes and create, install, and debug modules The first five chapters describe how to install, configure, and administer a basic site using Drupal version 6 or 7. The next five chapters introduce Drupal profiles and explain how to get them set up and running. Supplying in-depth treatment of web analytics, including Google analytics, parsing Web logs, and node tagging, the book arms you with time-tested advice on how to monitor, analyze, and optimize the performance of your Drupal installation.

Table of contents

  1. Front Cover
  2. Contents (1/2)
  3. Contents (2/2)
  4. Preface
    1. Overview
    2. Who is this book for?
  5. Acknowledgements
  6. About the author
  7. Chapter 1: Introduction to Drupal (1/6)
  8. Chapter 1: Introduction to Drupal (2/6)
  9. Chapter 1: Introduction to Drupal (3/6)
  10. Chapter 1: Introduction to Drupal (4/6)
  11. Chapter 1: Introduction to Drupal (5/6)
  12. Chapter 1: Introduction to Drupal (6/6)
  13. Chapter 2: Adding, Classifying and Viewing Content (1/4)
  14. Chapter 2: Adding, Classifying and Viewing Content (2/4)
  15. Chapter 2: Adding, Classifying and Viewing Content (3/4)
  16. Chapter 2: Adding, Classifying and Viewing Content (4/4)
  17. Chapter 3: Administering Drupal (1/5)
  18. Chapter 3: Administering Drupal (2/5)
  19. Chapter 3: Administering Drupal (3/5)
  20. Chapter 3: Administering Drupal (4/5)
  21. Chapter 3: Administering Drupal (5/5)
  22. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (1/7)
  23. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (2/7)
  24. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (3/7)
  25. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (4/7)
  26. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (5/7)
  27. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (6/7)
  28. Chapter 4: Creating Drupal Themes (7/7)
  29. Chapter 5: Creating Drupal Modules (1/4)
  30. Chapter 5: Creating Drupal Modules (2/4)
  31. Chapter 5: Creating Drupal Modules (3/4)
  32. Chapter 5: Creating Drupal Modules (4/4)
  33. Chapter 6: Building a Community Site with Drupal Commons (1/4)
  34. Chapter 6: Building a Community Site with Drupal Commons (2/4)
  35. Chapter 6: Building a Community Site with Drupal Commons (3/4)
  36. Chapter 6: Building a Community Site with Drupal Commons (4/4)
  37. Chapter 7: Building a Conference Site with COD (1/5)
  38. Chapter 7: Building a Conference Site with COD (2/5)
  39. Chapter 7: Building a Conference Site with COD (3/5)
  40. Chapter 7: Building a Conference Site with COD (4/5)
  41. Chapter 7: Building a Conference Site with COD (5/5)
  42. Chapter 8: Creating a News Publishing Site with OpenPublish (1/4)
  43. Chapter 8: Creating a News Publishing Site with OpenPublish (2/4)
  44. Chapter 8: Creating a News Publishing Site with OpenPublish (3/4)
  45. Chapter 8: Creating a News Publishing Site with OpenPublish (4/4)
  46. Chapter 9: Creating an Intranet with Open Atrium (1/5)
  47. Chapter 9: Creating an Intranet with Open Atrium (2/5)
  48. Chapter 9: Creating an Intranet with Open Atrium (3/5)
  49. Chapter 9: Creating an Intranet with Open Atrium (4/5)
  50. Chapter 9: Creating an Intranet with Open Atrium (5/5)
  51. Chapter 10: Creating a Learning Management System with ELMS (1/3)
  52. Chapter 10: Creating a Learning Management System with ELMS (2/3)
  53. Chapter 10: Creating a Learning Management System with ELMS (3/3)
  54. Chapter 11: Monitoring, Optimizing and Analyzing a Drupal Site (1/4)
  55. Chapter 11: Monitoring, Optimizing and Analyzing a Drupal Site (2/4)
  56. Chapter 11: Monitoring, Optimizing and Analyzing a Drupal Site (3/4)
  57. Chapter 11: Monitoring, Optimizing and Analyzing a Drupal Site (4/4)

Product information

  • Title: Drupal Web Profiles
  • Author(s): Timi Ogunjobi
  • Release date: July 2012
  • Publisher(s): Auerbach Publications
  • ISBN: 9781466575929