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Drupal Web Services by Trevor James

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Chapter 1. About Drupal Web Services

Besides its core content management functionality, Drupal can also feed content into its framework from other web applications, including Flickr, Twitter, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mollom, and many more. This communication between Drupal and other web portals is what makes Drupal a feature-rich content management framework capable of supporting multiple methods of feeding content into its database and site structure. For example, as a Drupal developer, you can feed content into your Drupal site using aggregation or RSS feeds. The Drupal FeedAPI (Application Programming Interface) module allows you to take RSS or XML URLs from external websites and add these feeds to your Drupal site. This is one robust method ...

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