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What's a content management system (CMS)?

A content management system is software that keeps track of every piece of content on your Web site, much like your local public library keeps track of books and stores them. Content can be simple text, photos, music, video, documents, or just about anything you can think of. A major advantage of using a CMS is that it requires almost no technical skill or knowledge to manage. Since the CMS manages all your content, you don't have to.

Infinite Possibilities

Dreaming of building a website you can edit yourself? Want an easier solution to rapidly deploy client sites? Looking for an intranet that will empower your employees. Look no further. CMS websites give you the tools and power to build standard sites, directories, intranets, social networks, shopping carts, and so much more...

What are some real world examples of what a CMS website can do?

  • Corporate Web sites or portals
  • Corporate intranets and extranets
  • Online magazines, newspapers, and publications
  • E-commerce and online reservations
  • Government applications
  • Small business Web sites
  • Non-profit and organizational Web sites
  • Community-based portals
  • School and church Web sites
  • Personal or family homepages

How can I be sure there will be CMS support in the future?

Joomla and Wordpress are the 2 most popular open source CMS packages currently available and they are supported by vibrant and growing communities of friendly users and talented developers that are constantly updating and improving the packages, so they are here to stay for a very long time.

Which CMS is best for me?

This really depends on the needs of your business or organisation.  Each CMS has its own advantages and disadvantages, so we will look at your business or organisation requirements and make a recommendation based on your individual needs.  There are many CMS packages available, and we can provide a suitable package and support for any of them.  However, we are specialists in customising and supporting the Joomla and WordPress frameworks.