What is Drupal?

Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
Drupal is a tool in the Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS category of a tech stack.

Who uses Drupal?

3927 companies reportedly use Drupal in their tech stacks, including MIT, Tesla Motors, and Viber.

918 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Drupal.

Drupal Integrations

Gatsby, Raygun, Deployer, Vultr, and Gridsome are some of the popular tools that integrate with Drupal. Here's a list of all 26 tools that integrate with Drupal.

Why developers like Drupal?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Drupal
Drupal Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Drupal in their tech stack.

Ben Boarder
Ben Boarder
Developer at Reactor Digital · | 1 upvotes · 1.2K views
atReactor DigitalReactor Digital

As the app's CMS and CRM.

It is being used in a headless state and is completely decoupled from the frontend; only serving it's content to the AngularJS framework via a RESTful API. Drupal

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Tim De Lange
Tim De Lange
at Multimobile · | 1 upvotes · 1.2K views

Built a number of sites and web apps. Rapid development make for happy customers. Crazy development workflows make developers unhappy. Drupal

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Drupal's Features

  • Categorize with taxonomy, automatically create friendly path urls, create custom lists, associate content with other content on your site, and create smart defaults for content creators
  • Manage content with an easy-to-use web interface. Drupal's flexibility handles countless content types including video, text, blog, podcasts, and polls with robust user management, menu handling, real-time statistics and optional revision control.
  • Users can be assigned one or more roles, and each role can be set up with fine-grained permissions allowing users view and create only what the administrator permits.
  • You can have tight control over who can create, view, administer, publish and otherwise interact with content on your site.
  • Build internal and external-facing websites in a matter of hours, with no custom programming.
  • Drupal's presentation layer allows designers to create highly usable, interactive experiences that engage users and increase traffic.
  • With more than 16,000 available modules, the vast majority of your site's requirements can be addressed with Drupal core and available add-on modules.

Drupal Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Drupal?
Joomla is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server to run it.
The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
It is a free and open-source Web content management system written in PHP. It can run on several web servers, such as Apache or IIS, on top of many operating systems, among them Linux, Microsoft Windows, FreeBSD, macOS and OS/2.
ProcessWire is an open source content management system (CMS) and web application framework aimed at the needs of designers, developers and their clients. ProcessWire gives you more control over your fields, templates and markup than other platforms, and provides a powerful template system that works the way you do
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Drupal's Stats

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Drupal's Followers
898 developers follow Drupal to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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