Learn the basics of how to create, edit, and publish content to your website using KU's content management system (CMS), Drupal.
You should have basic computing skills (i.e. using a mouse and keyboard, formatting text, and saving and organizing files).
In this hands-on workshop, you will act as an editor in a sandbox website and be guided through common tasks, such as creating accessible pages, editing pages and placing pages within the navigation of your website. You'll also learn about the different content types and blocks available on a site.
For this course, you will need your KU Online ID and Password to sign in to the lab computer.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
- Create new content on the website
- Edit existing content on the website
- Change the navigation of the website
In this course we will review the following:
- An overview of the CMS
- Accessing the CMS
- Creating pages
- Editing pages
- Adding links, images, and text formatting
- Content types