DRUPAL PAGES AND MENU OVERVIEW

DRUPAL Overview and concepts

MENUS ARE DIVIDED INTO UPPER (PRIMARY) SIDE (NAVIGATION) NAVIGATION gets all the menu content. PRIMARY are hot links to the NAVIGATION (MIRRORS) Point to a NODE # NODE/2 is node 2 EVERY PAGE HAS A NODE NUMBER NODE/#

How do I log into my site.

Put a “/?q=user”   at the end of your domain, for example.

http://www.getwaterfilter.com/?q=user   User Name  & password.

 

How do I edit a page?

Click on the page you wish to edit.

Click the EDIT button.

Make changes to the BODY area.

Click SAVE.

How do I log into my DRUPAL website

Add a /?q=user to the end of the domain to get the hiddenlogin window.

HOW TO CREATE A NAVIGATION MENU.

#1 GET LOGGED IN.

#2 Click on Create Content

#3 Click on PAGE

#4 Fill in TITLE - FILL IN COMPLETE THE WHITE AREA WITH SEARCH PHASE IN TITLE (VERY IMPORTANT FOR GOOGLE)

#5 Click and expand the menu area. Parent Item: ? (WE ARE DOING NAVIGATION, SELECT NAVIGATION AND PUT IN SUBMENU UNDER NAVIGATION IF YOU CHOOSE)

Menu Link Title ? what appears on the menu text BODY: PUT YOUR CONTENT HERE.

Input Format ? FULL HTML (if you do not set this you will not see pictures when placed)

Meta Tags ? FILL IN Abstract (phargraph) Description (bigger pharagraph) keywords (separated by commas)

URL SETTING ? for google searching set never change after set put in some keyword / phrase.

How to make a MENU LINK.

#1 find out which node number you are linking to. For example web links ? node/5 #2 Click ADMINISTRATOR #3 CLICK ON RIGHT MENUS #4 CLICK ON PRIMARY LINKS #5 CLICK ADD ITEM PATH? node/5 MENU TITLE ? WEB LINKS SAVE

I CREATED A MENU AND LOST IT HOW DO I FIND IT?

This is normally because you did not select the menu area correctly. #1 GO TO Administrator #2 Go to CONTENT #3 Locate your menu and click EDIT on right #4 Now select the MENU SETTINS and select parent item correctly.

HOW DO WE MOVE THE MENU ORDER.

#1 ADMINISTRATOR #2 MENUS #3 SELECT NAVIGATION OR PRIMARY DEPENDING ON WHICH YOU WANT TO CHANGE THE ORDER TO. #4 DRAG AND DROP THE ORDER AND SAVE.

How do I change My Footer Message?

#1 Administrator #2 SITE INFORMATION #3 PLACE CODE OR TEXT IN FOOTER BOX AND CLICK SAVE. Call our Web Project Developer Thomas DeVito at 970-379-4094, or the office line at 970-928-7477. Email Thomas http://www.webdesignercolorado.net/?q=contact



Contact Thomas

Call (970) 928-7477 to discuss your Project

Call our Web Project Developer Thomas DeVito at 970-379-4094, or the office line at 970-928-7477. We have a proven track record of successful DRUPAL and HTML web sites that make a solid return on your investment. From simple projects for complex custom programming, we can produce any project at any budget.