Talking Drupal
Talking Drupal is a weekly chat about web design and development by a group a guys with one thing in common, we love Drupal. With hosts Stephen Cross, John Picozzi and Nic Laflin.

In episode #218 we get an update on Backdrop, the Drupal fork, from Jen Lampton.


  • What is Backdrop and how did it get started.
  • What is the target audience for Backdrop.
  • What is the target websites for Backdrop, is it based on size or complexity.
  • How do you position Backdrop as an alternative to Drupal, what are the benefits of moving from Drupal to Backdrop.
  • Is there a migration process from Drupal 7.
  • How does Drupal 7 EOL impact Backdrop.
  • What has been most satisfying about co-foundering a project like Backdrop, and the most challendging?


Backdrop CMS

Backdrop Forum

Backdrop CMS Live Chat

More resources


Jen Lampton  @jenlampton


John Picozzi - @johnpicozzi

Nic Laflin - @nicxvan


Direct download: TalkingDrupal218.mp3
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