What is Drupal?

Drupal is an open-source content management system (CMS). It’s completely free to use, and allows you to to easily publish, manage, and organise a content on a website.

what is drupal

The flexibility and power of Drupal has allowed hundreds of thousands of people and organisations to use Drupal to create a neverending range of web sites, including:

  • Social networking sites
  • Discussion sites
  • Community web portals
  • Corporate web sites
  • Intranet applications
  • Personal web sites or blogs
  • E-commerce websites
  • Resource directories

The built-in functionality of Drupal already allows it to have very powerful content management features, but the great thing about this software is that the very active Drupal community has created thousands of free and paid add-ons and modules that enables a whole new range of features in Drupal such as:

  • Forums
  • Ecommerce
  • Blogs
  • Collaborative authoring
  • Picture galleries
  • Social networking
  • Link directories
  • Classifieds ads
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One Response to “What is Drupal?”

  1. Susan Says:

    thanks, that helped me :)

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