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Up and Running with Drupal, Joomla! and WordPress

Happy New Year!

Our first Open Source CMS Breakfast of 2014 provides an introduction to the big three Content Management Systems - Drupal, Joomla! and WordPress.

Duncan, Phil and Marcus provide insights into the pros and cons of these leading Open Source CMS.

The session will include the Famous Five Minute Install Challenge, where we'll put our resident experts to the test to see just how quick it is to get up and running with the big three CMS.

Note the change of date... we'll be meeting on Friday 10th January - the second Friday of January.

£5 per person will be charged for buffet breakfast, which bacon rolls, yoghurt pots, fresh fruit, pastries, tea, coffee and juice.


Open Source CMS breakfast

Join other users and developers of Open Source Content Management Systems for our new-look breakfasts on the first Friday of every month to:

Meet users and developers of the most popular Open Source CMS (including DrupalJoomla! and WordPress) in an informal and friendly setting

Connect and expand your network

Get help and support from other CMS developers in Scotland

Share tips and tricks on the main CMS platforms and related web technologies.

Monthly meetups run from 8.30am to 10am in the Cardoon Suite at the Bruntsfield Hotel) on the first Friday of every month (check our calendar for details).

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  • Phil H.

    Duncan's video on installing Drupal is now online:

    March 10, 2014

  • Phil H.

    I've added the second Joomla installation video onto our Vimeo channel. This one shows a 2 minute install using MAMP Pro:

    January 12, 2014

  • Juan Manuel Armas M.

    Sorri guys, i would love to be there but I forget I have an appointment at 9.00 am. See you next!!

    January 10, 2014

    • Phil H.

      No worries Juan, thanks for letting us know. Hope you can make it to the next one.

      January 10, 2014

  • Phil H.

    Duncan will attempt a new world record of 2 installs within 5 minutes... I'm impressed!

    1 · January 9, 2014

  • Peter B.

    see you there ;)

    January 4, 2014

  • Phil H.

    5 minutes? Surely you don't need so long to install Wordpress? ;-)

    1 · December 16, 2013

  • Marcus J W.

    Looking forward to the 5 minute installation challenge! Bring it on.

    December 14, 2013

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