Creating Dynamic Drupal Websites Using Views & Content Types

Jun 26, 2016

David Needham (davidneedham)

Views and Content Types are two simple site building tools that gives Drupal a serious competitive advantage. Using these tools, and a simple formula we can create complex data structures and powerful dynamic elements on our website. It's a wonder we're able to do this all from Drupal's UI!

In this session we're going to see some common (and not so common) uses of these modules, including:

a slideshow
a calendar
a staff page made up of users on the site
a list of content by the author

Have a particular use case you'd like to hear more about? Leave a comment below.
Learning Objectives & Outcomes:

common recipes you can follow to build content-driven functionality into your website
the secret formula for creating your own recipes
how to translate a feature request into Drupal functionality…

Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site. I'm currently working as a freelance Drupal developer.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.