Last updated November 24, 2014. Created on October 24, 2013.
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Starting Outline of what a new user needs to know. These updates will be incorporated into the updated https://drupal.org/project/cm_checklist

Below is a list of some important elements to get familiar with working with CMDrupal and Drupal in general. This is certainly not a complete list, but, by reviewing and working with the elements here, you will gain a better understanding of how to interact with the elements of the project and with drupal.org.

INSTALLING

DRUPAL BASICS
- Understanding the difference between Drupal core, Contrib, and Community Media
- Key Terms from the Drupal Glossary
- Adding Content - https://drupal.org/node/1234564
- Adding Users - (Screencast)
- WYSIWYG Editors
- Adding Image with IMCE

WORKING WITH COMMUNITY MEDIA THEME
- Understanding the basics of Responsive Theming (Video)
- Updating Starter Kit Logo
- Working w/ Blocks
- Adding a Slideshow to the Frontpage
- Adding a Image Header
- Customizing Fonts

WORKING WITH FORMS
- Content Types vs. Web Forms
- Working with content types and fields
- Field Types
-- Date field - https://drupal.org/project/date
-- h:m:s field https://drupal.org/project/hms_field (hms_field module must be enabled in order to select the field type)
- Adding a Field to Show form
- Changing a Field

ADVANCED FORMS
- Content Type Permissions
- Field Permissions (https://drupal.org/node/1017838 and screencasts at https://drupal.org/project/field_group)
- Field Group (http://www.drupalgardens.com/documentation/controlling-field-access-perm...
- Multipage (in field group)
- Horizontal and Vertical Tabs
- Conditional Fields (https://drupal.org/node/1704126)

WORKING WITH MEDIA
- Managed vs. Unmanaged Media

Looking for support? Visit the Drupal.org forums, or join #drupal-support in IRC.