ISBN 9789350238455,Drupal for Designers

Drupal for Designers



Shroff Publishers & Distributors Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9789350238455

ISBN-10 9350238454

Paper Back

Number of Pages 344 Pages
Language (English)

Individual designers

Are you a solo web designer or part of a small team itching to build interesting projects with Drupal? This hands-on book provides the tools and techniques to get you going. Award-winning designer Dani Nordin guides you through site planning, teaches you how to create solid, user-centered design for the Drupal framework and shows you tricks for using real, honest-to-goodness, developer Ninja Magic.

This book is a compilation of three short guides Planning Drupal Projects, Design and Prototyping for Drupal and Drupal Development Tricks for Designers plus exclusive "directors material." If you're familiar with HTML and CSS but struggling with Drupals learning curve, this is the book you've been looking for.

Get extra material, including an expanded Grids chapter, more recommended modules and a Short Form Project plan.
Learn how to work user-centered design practices into Drupal projects.
Choose the right modules for your project and discover several go-to modules.
Use strategies for sketching, wire framing and designing effective layouts.
Manage Drupals markup, including code generated by the powerful Views module.
Learn how to work with Drupal on the command line.
Set up your development environment and collaborate with other designers and developers.
Learn the basics of Git, the free open source version control system.