Video2brain - Drupal 7 - Theming
Language: German | Duration: 5h 40m | H264 | 1280×720 | 15fps 268Kbps | AAC 44.1KHz 64Kbps | 814MB
Adapt and develop design
This video training builds on the basics and focuses on the design surface of Drupal, the so-called Themes . The Theming of Drupal starts with simple adjustments with the help of the administration interfaces and proceeds to a deeper understanding of the functional structure that is behind a theme. This knowledge will allow you to integrate your own looks and functions in your Drupal CMS system and exactly to your needs.
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Introduction / Tools
Before the actual work begins at the (further) development of a Drupal site, preparations must be made. Thomas Brede box shows you the main things that make your work more with Drupal 7 easier, more convenient and faster.
Drupal theming - Entry
The theming is the visual adaptation of the Drupal interface to their own desires. There are ready-made designs as well as the opportunity to develop completely independent graphic solutions. More on this topic you will learn in this chapter.
Drupal Gardens is a special Drupal 7 installation, which is hosted by the company Acquia and has free access. There is a special engine that can simplify theming for your own website.
The architecture behind the theme of Drupal is logical, well thought out and allows you to change the look with a manageable cost of your own site. Here you can even certain types of content eg Choose a different layout than the rest of the site.
Build your own theme
The High School in dealing with Drupal templates is to develop a website design from scratch. This chapter shows the way and its individual steps. We go from thinking about the layout grid for a simple and bare HTML page to the integration into a completely new Drupal theme.
Basic layout and structure
A Drupal Theme must meet a few basic technical requirements, so it is actually recognized by Drupal. Then it is important to understand how Drupal spends content and how to get to this content via PHP.
Styling with CSS and templates
Once the theme is basically set up and installed, it goes in this final section of the design elements and their incorporation into the various Drupal template files. Here we will work in simple frame with HTML, PHP and CSS code.