Welcome to Drupal Web Programming Essentials. This is the first video for the book Drupal Web Programming Essentials, and class for Babson College. This video has a basic intoduction and a recommendation for a code editor so we can get started learning Drupal and all essential technologies. The book teaches basic HTML, CSS, JavaSript, LAMP (Linux, Apache, PHP, MYSQL) and Drupal programming -- everything you need to launch a career as a web programmer / Drupal programmer. The book is or will be available shortly.