What is Drupal (8) ?
Drupal is an open source content management framework with the aim to constantly improve and meet the changing needs and demands of users. Since the first release of Drupal it's been a while (first released in 2001) and now version 8 is ready. With more than 1 million websites built with Drupal it is no longer "just an average CMS".
What's new in Drupal 8?
Drupal 8 is not only fun for developers but an overall fun and beautiful experience for sitebuliders, frontenders and last but not least content editors. Find mobile in its DNA, multilingual capabilities, an improved configuration management, better user experience, easy authoring, effective theming, out of the box views, better HTML 5 markup and an industry standard approach.
Drupal 8 facts, figures & status
After 4 years of work, 200+ improvements and over 3200+ contributors the final version of Drupal 8 has been released in November 2015.
Why choose Drupal 8?
Drupal can accommodate very basic needs as well as upscale and highly complex websites. Think of multilingual and high performance; Drupal can do it all. While having ready-made standard modules, Drupal can also be highly customised to the users needs, benefiting from being an open source software.