Getting dirty with databases, even slowly and timidly so, is a well-guarded activity with Textpattern. Changing the entire look or just adding a new area for advertising on a site-wide scale used to take weeks with just HTML no matter how clever you were. Now, you might find yourself ready to take the dip into CMS and database work that cuts that down to a one minute task.
If you or a webmaster you know is just starting out or even quite solid with HTML and they enjoy surfing the web and work crazy-hard to manage and keep up a web presence, it’s time to consider upgrading nearly everything to make the Web a better place! Take a listen and Comment below – we can all be in this growth and confusion together!