08 Aug Why Content Management System(CMS)?
CMS stands for Content Management System, as the name implies, it is a system software that manages content in a website. The content can come in the forms of image, words, animation and videos.
There are reasons why CMS is being used by many to build a website. With the constant framework underneath, CMS weaves customization, simplicity and functionality together. Even for coding dummies, which most of us are, CMS is able to manage a website without one possessing IT knowledge.
- It is for everyone.
Building a website can be overwhelming. CMS offers an easy-to-use back-end admin site for coding dummies to update, edit and delete the content.
- It allows multiple users.
Everyone has their strength and in order for a professional corporate website to attract high viewership. The website need to be updated and maintained all the time. This feature allows company employees from different departments, said HR personnel to update on the latest company crew. It allows marketers to publish their post periodically. It also allows customer service executive to update expand the products range without sharing the same ID.
- It improves site maintenance
Site maintenance made easy to automatically updated of content. You can schedule the time to publish a post as well as delete the timely content, said like the seasonal post and replace with the new one beforehand.
- It provides design flexibility
Design changing can be a daunting task. CMS offers thousands of design template and it makes the site function, while the admin may choose the design at the back-end within few clicks.
- It offers you functionality
WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal each provide thousands of plug-ins. The plug-ins come with free or fee. Plug-in or extension is the predefined coding language that directs functions like calendar, time , use banner sliders with built-in links, latest updates and so on. Plug-in has brought in a multitude of usabilities, allowing the content marketer to get the message across optimally. It also allows users to configure the web layout through drag-and-drop features.
- It helps you to understand your potential market.
A good CMS give you insights about your readers. The web analytics show viewing hour, The number of views, the distribution and age range of your readers and so on. This certainly gives you insight into your target market and curate a precise content for your target group.
There lie many different CMS software choices. Allow us to help you in selecting a CMS that best suited for your business and then customize that package to work successfully with your specific needs.