Drupal has reached to a level where it is considered as one of the best content management systems available in the market. Today most of the big and medium sized companies are opting for Drupal websites to utilize its CMS functionality and other features. As per the present trend maximum share of CMS related websites are built using Drupal platforms.
There are numerous benefits of using Drupal platforms over other competitors and best of them is the ease with which highly flexible and scalable websites can be developed in very short time. Drupal ecommerce Development has got an excellent boost because using these feature bigger projects can be finished in lesser time with lesser headaches.
Drupal platform has brought the new era where every function or feature is like a module or extension or Add-Ons, which means that if you want the function then you can install it or else just leave it. This has two benefits, one is your website will never be loaded with functions that is not necessary, so the speed or performance of your website will be excellent.
Secondly, for developers it takes lesser time to accomplish the job as every feature is like a module so the only need is to install and integrate.
Let us discuss about some of the top Add-ons of Drupal platform that has attracted numerous companies to start providing drupal website development services.
Backup and Migrate
The life of web developer is always busy because the technology keeps on changing or improving and according to that the older version websites need to be updated or migrated to newer version. This whole process consists of lot of stress, because a small mistake can change the way website works or looks. However, with Drupal’s new add-on backup and migrate, the whole process has become fun.
There is no more stress factor involved in the process as the whole task is done by the platform itself. Developer just needs to schedule the backup.
We all know the importance of the embedded media files in the website. Today online world has turned into a aggressive marketing platform and there is nothing that can work better than a video for marketing purpose. Normally, developer has to spend a lot of time in writing codes to embed the video file, but with this new extension there is nothing to write. Place the extension and give the URL of the video, rest complete part is taken care by the platform.
If you remember the good old days, the designs of the websites would be always similar across all the pages let it be images, color combinations or other designs. However, today every page is designed in different way to attract more visitors.Drupal platform provides you with extension called Context that helps you in Drupal theme customization as per your requirement and allows you to change the design of each and every page.