Setting up a Drupal website

This is a guide on setting up Drupal content management system on localhost. This guide is the second part tutorial on how to build a website using Drupal cms. You can read the first tutorial in Drupal installation on windows tutorial and Setup and configure Drupal 6 in Slackware Linux tutorial.

Drupal installation on windows tutorial

This is a guide on how to setup website and configure Drupal content management system on windows. You need to have web server, mysql and php installed in your computer before begin the Drupal installation.

Download latest Drupal content management system from drupal official website. There are two versions of Drupal active at the moment, Drupal 5 and Drupal 6. Active means that Drupal 5 and Drupal 6 still maintained and supported by Drupal developer and modules developer.

Joomla 1.5 how to change template tutorial

Here is a guide on how to change template in Joomla 1.5. There are several steps that you need to do, including pre-requisites before begin installing the new template. See all examples with step by step instruction below:

Joomla 1.5 change template - Pre-requisites

  1. Login as joomla super administrator.
  2. Click Help → System info.
  3. Open 'Directory Permissions' tab.
  4. Make sure all directory permission status is 'Writable'.

This is the 'Directory Permissions' screenshot image example:

How to create a new website Joomla 1.5 tutorial for beginner

Joomla can be quite confusing for a new user. This tutorial will explain Joomla in a simple way so that a new user understands the basic Joomla. This tutorial considers Joomla has been successfully installed and you must have 'super administrator' privilege account.

Joomla basics

For a new user, there are two parts in Joomla that you should understand. The first one is 'Content' and the other one is 'Menus'. You can check them by login into the administrator control panel.

How to setup Joomla 1.5.x in Ubuntu

This is a tutorial on how to set up Joomla in Ubuntu. The set up examples based on Linux Ubuntu desktop 8.04. You can use this as a guide to learn Joomla cms. If you are planning to set up a web server and Joomla as a production server, this tutorial also applicable in Ubuntu server as well (some of it where x-window is not required). However, the tutorial does not cover the web server security and other issues. That's different topics and you can find them in their respective category.

If you are ready, here is the list of what we are going to do:

Setup and configure Drupal 6 in Slackware Linux tutorial

This is a basic guide on how to setup and configure Drupal 6 in Slackware Linux. Many beginner webmaster out there still haven't heard of Drupal.Here is a little information. Drupal is an open source Content Management System like Joomla. It has been awarded The best open source content management system (CMS) for a couple of years already. The official Drupal website is

Setup and configure Joomla 1.0.x in Slackware Linux

This is a basic configuration of Joomla 1.0.x setup in Slackware Linux web server. Joomla is an open source content management system widely used as a website, blog and forum by many individuals and organisations. You need to prepare several things first before start to install and configure Joomla in Slackware. Here are the prerequisites:

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