In simple terms, a Content Management System (CMS) is a system that manages content. Content is essentially any type or of digital information. Content can be in different forms, content can be in the form of a text, images, video, graphics, sound, records etc. In short, content is anything that can be managed in an electronic format.
If we talk about today’s world a content management systems CMS play a very important role in keeping a company ahead of it competition. Web content management system helps you to update any website; this up-gradation by custom CMS is very important for any website or an intranet application and is critical to the success of every website and intranet.
Imagine a situation where you have a website. You and your company have grown over a period of time while your website still wears the same kind of look and your website is important but hardly as it should be. Much of the content on your website is outdated or inaccurate; you will always find it hard to update the content and also the appearance which over a period of time becomes dated. Over a period of time, you realize that there are a lot many updates to be done than expected and then you lose the track of all the updates. We mean that with the growth of your company your website should also grow. Your websites should also reflect the growth and achievements of your company and it should grow over a period of time. We now have CMS development systems that take care of such issues and make sure that you always have your web content updated. We have customized CMS solutions that will help you solve your data management solutions.
A website content management system consists of a process that includes discovery, creating, distributing, publishing and managing of corporate information. CMS Web Development consists of proving tools to create the content which includes the written matter as well the graphics and pictures in order to create that perfect website for you.
Content management systems have several functions which are described in order as:
- Creation of relevant content
- Management and planning of the content
- Publishing of the relevant content
- Proper presentation of the content
A very important aspect of net content management system is the creation of content which is relevant and accurate to your website. Content creation for web site content management system should be done specifically keeping in mind its usability and the end-user. There are many companies who want to go for a search engine optimization for their websites so in such cases an SEO friendly CMS does the trick. We can also design websites with asp.net content management systems.
We have got content management tool which is used to manage and plan relevant content after the content is sorted out and selected. This allows selecting between the good and the bad content for the website. Then the content is placed in its place and made sure that the website or the intranet works as designed and tested.
When the accurate content is finalized we have to do the publishing of the content to the website or the intranet. The process of publishing ensures that all the pages are consistent across the site which allows the user to enjoy a very high standard of appearance of the website.
A properly done and presented web-based CMS allows the authors to only concentrate on content writing whereas the task of presenting and up-gradation is left entirely to us.
In the current scenario where information is an asset the best method of systematic storing and retrieving information is the electronic format. This electronic format requires a combination of solutions in order to manage the process and the content needed this is best known as Content Management Systems.
Maintaining up-to-date information on your web site is essential. Don’t let technology get in the way of managing your valuable website.
For East Africa, Infinity360 web design have plenty of easy to use content management systems that enable non-technical users to update text, images and more functional content in key parts of your website.
What is Content Management System?
A content management system, or CMS, is a web application designed to make it easy for non-technical users to add, edit and manage a website or simply helping users and clients alike update and create content (text and images) by using less time, effort and without requiring any technical knowledge.
Content Management Systems we use for our East Africa Clients
Our solutions are based on various platforms such as
- Expression Engine
- Social Engine
- Ecommerce websites (Opencart, Magento and OScart)
Joomla is based on the award winning and worlds most popular open source Joomla! content management system.
Importance of CMS websites
Not only do content management systems help website users with content editing, they also take care of a lot of “behind the scenes” work such as:
- Automatically generate navigation elements
- Making content searchable and indexable
- Keeping track of users, their permissions and security settings
So if you are looking for a Joomla expert in Nairobi, Kenya, a WordPress guru in Arusha, Dar es Salaam or Moshi Tanzania or simply just need a database-driven, content management system anywhere in East Africa, Uganda or Juba perhaps then you know who to come to.