Content Strategy for Drupal

Learn how to create and implement an effective content strategy for your next Drupal project.

Some familiarity with content management systems is required

Course Description

Drupal is a powerful tool for managing structured content. Many Drupal projects revolve around producing, displaying and organizing content effectively. This course will walk you through the process of creating a content strategy for your next Drupal project, and planning out how that content will be structured in Drupal. Whether you're creating a brand new site or migrating to Drupal, you'll learn techniques that will help you build a solid content strategy and a successful Drupal website.

Learning Objectives

You'll come away from the course with knowledge of:

  • Analyzing content sources from a Drupal perspective
  • Strategies for content staging and previewing
  • Using field types and entity references effectively
  • Creating content for landing pages
  • Developing 'responsive ready' content
  • Structuring taxonomy to make content easy to find
  • Setting up your WYSIWYG editor
  • Considerations for multilingual content

Syllabus

  • Running a content audit
  • Content authoring requirements
  • Design, display, and responsive considerations for content
  • Mapping content to Drupal data types
  • Designing meaningful taxonomies
  • Planning for content deployment, scheduling, and migrations
  • Testing your content in the real world

Who Will Gain the Most From This Training?

Those responsible for creating or planning the content for a Drupal website; site builders, project managers, and site admins who are new to Drupal.

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