[PLUG-ANNOUNCE] MWVLUG - Drupal - Web Content Managment - 4/5 - 6:30 Meeting @ PEAK

John Sechrest sechrest at jas.peak.org
Tue Mar 29 19:51:06 PST 2005

     Web Content management
     John Sechrest

     MWVLUG Meeting
     Tuesday Night
     Location:  At PEAK Internet - 15th and Western in Corvallis	 
	        Use the South Entrance facing the south parking lot. 	     

     As you work on activities and businesses, the website for 
     that you have needs to mirror/reflect the ongoing activity of
     the group. The more that the website is a model for the
     activity, the more effective the web site will be.

     Over the last 4 years there has been an explosion of 
     Content Management Systems (CMS) for web sites. A Content
     management system allows groups of people to use web pages
     to edit and manage a web site. There are dozens and dozens
     of different types of CMS packages. Enough to 
     generate websites that compare them like:


     Over the last six months, several sites have needed help 
     with web services. This talk will go over several of the
     features that make a good content management system and will
     talk about some of the ways that drupal can be extented.

     Drupal is the CMS that currently runs the Corvallis
     LUG website at 


     Come learn more about how drupal does what it does.      

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    Come Join us for Beer after the meeting at Clod Feldters. 
    We try to get there between 8:30 and 9:00.

John Sechrest          .         Helping people use
                        .           computers and the Internet
                          .            more effectively
                                 .       Internet: sechrest at peak.org
                                              . http://www.peak.org/~sechrest

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