Zappos using Drupal

29. Mai 2009

Long term Drupal developer Jeff Eaton continues to inspire and as a result, Zappos started using Drupal on is an e-commerce website with more than $1 billion in revenue, and well known for their legendary customer service and culture.

To learn more about what Jeff did, and how Zappos is using Drupal, you can read the detailed write-up on An excerpt:

At the end of 2007 we implemented using Jive's Clearspace software. We considered using Clearspace to be our CMS of choice but by early 2008 the absence of certain features and other issues made us consider other options. We had a front-end developer working on adding more blogs to and a new hire, Geoff, who we assigned to The idea was to let each work on their projects and occasionally switch places and work on the other CMS so they could compare and contrast the features and development time. Drupal ended up being superior in terms of templating and development as well as adding new features and ease of use for the end user.