Pres Board Room, Hotel Shattuck Plaza
Backdrop CMS is Drupal 7, but it includes many of the features you'll find in Drupal 8. It's been optimized for performance, and improved for usability. Backdrop is targeted towards companies and organizations who are delivering comprehensive websites on a budget. This introductory training will cover the basics of creating and administering a website with Backdrop CMS.
Register for the Intro to Backdrop CMS training.
Come for the code, stay for the community.
Drupal thrives on community contributions in the form of patches and documentation to both contributed modules and core. This helps the project move forward and stay relevant.
Not everyone who works on open source projects is a senior developer. Drupal is built through lots of little tasks. Smaller tasks help people increase confidence and gain experience, which, in turn, leads to more contributions. We'll build on each other's strengths to learn how to navigate the issue queue while having fun trying new things.
Backdrop CMS is Drupal 7, modernized, and with a new mission that aims to decrease the cost of long-term website ownership.
At this Summit you'll learn about the software and its similarities and differences from the Drupal CMS. Topics covered may include: