Web Design with a Content Management System (CMS)
Content Management Systems are great for businesses?that want?to be able?to make their own website edits.
A Website Content Management System (CMS) is a web-based, hosted software system that provides website editing via a web interface without needing special software. This means that you only need internet access to edit your website! All the tools needed for website changes are programmed into your site.?In other words, you have a website AND a web editor built in.
Believe it or not, a CMS application used to cost about $20K-45K. Now, with open source, the software is often?free!
CMS applications come with 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. CMS websites are ideal for organizations that require?multiple?authors for content?submitter’s, like schools, churches, large organizations, and nonprofits.
A VERY?IMPORTANT?THING TO CONSIDER WITH CMS WEBSITES: CMS, or any database driven websites, require some?maintenance?from?professional?web developers or web?designers. If security updates are not met and database?volume?control is not managed, it could?cost you money and compromise your website’s security. Fortunately, all?websites hosted with KO are looked after and?updated in a timely manner.
List of CMS systems?available– Here
What we like to use for CMS websites:
WordPress – Joomla – osCommerce – ZenCart