Converting to Drupalism

Drupal is looking more and more attractive as a replacement content management system for The Miami Hurricane‘s Web site. Our webmaster, Brian Schlansky, recently downloaded it and set it up on a virtual server on his laptop.

Here are some Drupal-related links:

College newspapers with Druapal (Media sites using Drupal):

I’m going discuss Drupal’s settings and modules in greater depth with Brian and post my thoughts. Stay tuned.

Background: Drupal is a free, open-source CMS and used by other newspaper for their site management, so it definitely seems like a viable option. We currently use College Publisher, which doesn’t give us the freedom we would like and has been very frustrating recently.

Other CMS options I looked at:

Weigh in: What CMS does your newspaper site use? Why is it good or bad?

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