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What We Do

Based in Latimerl, Iowa, Elling Technologies is an Iowa web design company that provides web design solutions, information management and technology consulting services geared toward educational, agriculture, nonprofit, government and small business sectors. We work to connect business and organizations with their customers focusing on attractive web design principles, site accessibility, and direct organization to audience communication tools.

Elling Technologies offers clients high quality web design and development services at affordable prices believing that technology and web based tools should be available to help all institutions and organizations achieve their mission. Our web development primarily utilizes the Drupal development framework. Thoughtful planning, thorough training, cost-effectiveness, timely implementation and customer satisfaction are the hallmarks of all projects completed. With over 9 years of professional experience working with educational, nonprofit and governmental organizations, Elling Technologies understands and helps clients assess, design, develop, and implement their technology needs and achieve their goals.

What is Drupal?

Drupal is a free open-source software that is distributed under the General Public License (GPL), and allows an individual or a community of users to easily publish, manage, and organize a wide variety of content on a website. Drupal is quickly becoming a recognized leader in the content management system (CMS) sector for its ease of use, flexibility, and robust capabilities. Drupal has developed tremendous momentum over the last few years and has been utilized by such brand recognizable names as Yahoo, eBay, NASA, NATO, MTV, and is a favorite for many of the world’s most prestigious universities (i.e. MIT, Purdue, and University of California Berkeley). Drupal is maintained and developed by a passionate community of users and developers.

Drupal has an excellent reputation for being a robust, flexible, user friendly platform. Drupal’s goal is to help users manage website content such as blogs, photos, articles, newsletters, podcasting, forums, peer-to-peer social networking, and file uploads/downloads. Drupal takes care of the details of how important information is arranged and personalized and lets users focus on the actual content to be displayed. Drupal is designed to make this task easy via a site administration interface.

Drupal is for Everyone

Drupal can be used in a variety of capacities such as:

  • Corporate websites
  • Community web portals
  • Social networking sites
  • Intranet applications
  • Personal websites or blogs
  • E-commerce applications


Why Drupal?

  1. Market Leader – Drupal is the #1 deployed open source web content management solution in the market today.
  2. Large and Mature Developer Community – In development since 2001, Drupal enjoys a large community of professional developers with a mature development process and coding practices that ensures rapid delivery of high quality functionality.
  3. Feature Rich – Broad feature set comparable with proprietary solutions such as Vignette and Sharepoint, at a fraction of the cost.
  4. Scalability – Advanced features include a powerful taxonomy system, fine-grained security, and a distributed architecture, all of which help Drupal scale with your business needs.
  5. Easy to customize and integrate – Open source plus a modular plug-in architecture enables easy integration and customization.