A Content Management System (CMS) is a software system that provides website authoring, collaboration, and administration tools designed to allow users with little knowledge of web programming languages or markup languages to create and manage website content with relative ease. A robust CMS provides the foundation for collaboration, offering users the ability to manage documents and output for multiple author editing and participation.
It’s safe to say that nearly every website that’s up-to-date these days is using some form of CMS. While there are a ton of great free options that provide us with a CMS to power a website (WordPress, Drupal, etc.), it doesn’t hurt to peek under the hood and get a feel for how these systems work.
WordPress is on open source blogging platform that has taken off in popularity with over 30,000,000 sites built on it’s software.
The admin section of WordPress is easy to figure out; making posts, pages, installs and updates is a breeze. The WYSIWYG editor gives you everything you need to post a story to your site, from bold or left-align to an HTML tab. Publish a post or schedule it for another day; password protect a page or allow commenting on your site. It’s all displayed with a visually pleasing user interface.
If you’re looking into WordPress as a CMS for your website you came to the right place.
Drupal is an open source content management system with over 650,000 sites running on its software as well as a thriving community of developers. Some of Drupal’s strengths are handling multiple users, scalability, number of modules, and strong community involvement. It’s an outstanding platform to build websites and web applications with a team of developers or individually.
Drupal is offers customization opportunities for template design and development that would customize further with several innate options including with theme itself to give a unique and pleasant look to your business.
Manage your content with an easy-to-use web interface. Drupal allows you to easily build custom forms that allow users to create and manage content without needing to know HTML or CSS.
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BENEFITS OF A CMS:
- Decentralized maintenance – access your content anywhere, any time
- User-friendly interface – requires no fancy HTML coding experience of any kind
- Secure content