Guidelines for writing and formatting help text that appears in the Drupal UI. Applies to both core and contrib.
When submitting (or maintaining) modules, good documentation is vital in order for the module to receive a wide user base and help future
A good project page is a concise overview of what a module/theme/distribution does. It needs to be written so that an average user or
The following components and template are based on the input of many who contributed to the discussion "Create a README.txt template". For
The core Help module supports Drupal's built-in help system. Its Help landing page appears by default in the administrative GUI of a site.
Target audience: Drupal project maintainers.On Drupal project pages you might find a 'Try a demonstration' link to evaluate it. A good