What is Drupal?
Simply put, Drupal is the tool that will allow you to publish pages to the redesigned website. It will replace Contribute which is the current tool used to publish SMC web pages. The benefit of Drupal is that it is a web based content management tool which means you will be able to edit your content from home or anywhere that has an internet connection. With drupal you will have the capacity to create blogs, wikis, communities, discussion forums and more.
Will training be provided for Drupal?
You bet! When the time comes we will be offering training, stay tuned for training updates.
More Drupal Information
Drupal is a free and open source content management system (CMS). It is software used to organize, update and present a website. It is used as a back-end system for at least 1% of all websites worldwide ranging from personal blogs to larger corporate and political sites including whitehouse.gov.
The name Drupal, pronounced "droo-puhl," derives from the English pronunciation of the Dutch word "druppel," which means "drop."