Drupal 7 Explained
Drupal 7 Explained was the best-selling and best-reviewed guide to Drupal 7. This is a completely new version of the book, updated for 2017.
We're delighted to present the best-selling and best-reviewed Drupal book.
Drupal 7 Explained has been a huge success because it makes Drupal easy.
Using Drual 7 Explained, you can master Drupal 7 by using hands-on, step-by-step examples.
Drupal 7 is an amazingly powerful system, but many newcomers find it confusing.
Most Drupal books are just too complicated to help. We wrote this book to make Drupal as simple and straight-forward possible.
Drupal Book of the Year!
Drupal 7 Explained launched at DrupalCon Portland last spring. In the year since then, it's become the best-selling and best-reviewed Drupal book.
In 2014, it won "Drupal Book of the Year" at DrupalCon Austin.
We explain the ideas behind Drupal Explained in our article, "How we wrote the best-selling Drupal book".
What do you need to learn from this Drupal book?
Drupal 7 Explained requires absolutely no experience with Drupal, content management, website construction, programming, scripting, or even HTML.
What's covered in this Drupal book?
- Planning a site that will be easy to build and manage
- Installing Drupal and setting it up to work reliably and securely
- Quickly finding the Drupal tools and features you’re looking for
- Mastering an easy 3-step workflow for creating new content
- Delivering more interesting content with fields and new content types
- Creating intuitive site structures and user navigation
- Adding powerful site features with just a few clicks
- Completely redesigning your site in minutes with Themes
- Adding site search, registration, and more
- Presenting content in tables, lists, grids, or photo galleries
- Creating advanced layouts and 2- or 3-column designs
- Controlling what users on your site can see and do
- Preparing your site for launch
- Administering and updating a live site efficiently and safely