Getting the Most Out of Drupal

Getting started with Drupal isn’t just a matter of learning the technology. It’s also important to understand how to go about planning a project, how to build your Drupal expertise, and where to go when you need help. Knowing where to go for help or who to ask about which modules and tools to use can make all the difference when you’re using Drupal for the first time.In this session, we’ll look at how some individuals and organizations adopted Drupal. And we’ll talk about how to get the most out of Drupal by doing things the “Drupal way”.You’ll learn:

Tips for building your Drupal expertise, what skills you need to learn, and where to go for help
What is the Drupal Community and how you can get involved
How to plan your first Drupal project

Suzanne Dergacheva
Co-founder @ Evolving Web
Suzanne is the co-founder of Evolving Web, a web agency in Montreal specializing in Drupal. She's also a Drupal trainer and has trained teams at Georgia Tech, McGill University, Princeton University Press, the Chicago Botanic Garden, as well as numerous government departments, digital agencies, and arts organizations. She presents regularly at DrupalCons and Drupal Camps about content strategy and user experience.

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