Online Class: Build a website with Backdrop CMS

Every Tuesday at 4:00pm (Central Time - USA)
Cost = FREE
No experience with coding necessary. Register below.

Register now for our free class on building a website with Backdrop CMS. This virtual class is targeted at those who wish to build a robust website primarily though the use of existing modules and configuration. We will not be addressing custom code or custom theming in any depth. 

We will be meeting via Zoom every Tuesday at 4:00pm - 5:00pm Central Time (USA) with open office hours every Friday at 4:00pm - 5:00pm Central Time (USA). 

Class starts on Tuesday March 31 and will run for 10 - 12 weeks. It's not too late to join, we're scheduling catch up sessions. 

Active participants can expect to build a fully functional database driven website during the duration of this class. 

Rough agenda (subject to change):

  • An introduction to Backdrop
  • Planning your website
  • Structuring your data with content types
  • Blocks and layouts
  • Participating in the Backdrop CMS community
  • Tools and modules to make your site look better
  • Custom displays of your data with Views module
  • Users and permissions
  • Customizing your text editing experience
  • Taxonomies and menus
  • Security, SEO, and analytics
  • ADVANCED: Config Management
  • ADVANCED: Building a custom theme / sub-theme

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