Get to Know GW Drupal

 

If you're new to GW Drupal, start with these tutorials to learn the basics of the platform.

 

Editorial Theme Overview

 

 

A recording of a previously held overview of the GW Drupal Editorial Theme.

Classic Theme Overview

 

 

A recording of a previously held overview of the GW Drupal Classic Theme.

A Breakdown of the Basics

Gaining access to a GW Drupal website

Get an understanding of user account permissions and section-specific permissions using Workbench Access.

Overview of the Editorial Theme

Learn about the overall structure of the GW Drupal Editorial theme.

What is global content?

Learn about the elements that brand your website, who can access them and how.

An overview of pages

Learn the difference between page content types and their unique display properties.

Creating a basic page

Learn how to use the General Content type to create a basic page.

Overview of the Body text editor

An in-depth walkthrough of the What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) text editor.

Using Promotions

See the various ways Promotions can be used throughout GW Drupal.

Sidebars, Sliders & Other Supporting Content

Check out the various supporting elements that can be added to pages.

Creating tabs & accordions

Learn about the two methods for adding tabs and accordion to pages in the Editorial theme.

Featuring videos

Learn how to integrate YouTube and Vimeo videos into your GW Drupal website.

Gaining access to a GW Drupal website

Get an understanding of user account permissions and section-specific permissions using Workbench Access.

Overview of the Classic Theme

Learn about the overall structure of the GW Drupal Classic theme.

Site Placement

Apply Site Placement to manage global content and inherited elements, and to place content on the home page and other dynamic pages on your site.

What is global content?

Learn about the elements that brand your website, who can access them and how.

An overview of pages

Learn the difference between page content types and their unique display properties.

Creating a basic page

Learn how to use the General Content type to create a basic page.

Overview of the Body text editor

An in-depth walkthrough of the What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) text editor.

Adding Sidebar Content

Once you've entered the main content for your page, you can then add in your sidebar content.

Using Promotions

See the various ways Promotions can be used throughout GW Drupal.

Rotators & Other Supporting Elements

Check out the various supporting elements that can be added to pages.

Ready to learn more?

Once you’ve mastered the basics, you can learn more about GW Drupal's advanced features and functionality by navigating throughout this website or reviewing the GW Drupal A-Z Glossary.