Drupal is WSDOT's new web content management system.
Summary of the type of elements that appear in almost every content type.
You use the Basic Page Content Type for static content, such as an 'About us' page.
The WSDOT web site contains contain many different types of content, such as informational pages, news items, project pages, real estate listings, etc. In Drupal, each item of content is called a node; each node belongs to a single Content Type.
Workbench helps harness content-focused features in one unified user interface. The goal is that you do not need to learn Drupal in order to add content to the site.
Instructions on how to log into the WSDOT Drupal 7 site.
All news items are in a central news channel. This allows news items to be dynamically generated on multiple (or just a single) news page(s) based on the intended audience.