A web content management system allows for website administration by non-technical users, by making use of templates and forms in the software interface. A WCM system lets users create content, manage documents, and maintain and moderate visitor-generated content.

Some popular WCM platforms and vendors include: OpenText, Joomla, DotNetNuke, CrownPeak, Drupal, Alfresco and Documentum.


Web Content Management

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Google introduces Sidewiki

Google introduced a new feature this week called Google Sidewiki, which enables you, or visitors to your website, to annotate the content on the website in a wiki that sits adjacent to your web

Alfresco takes it to the cloud

Alfresco is taking its show to the cloud and this week announced the first of what promises to be a series of initiatives related to Alfresco content management and cloud computing. For starters,

CrownPeak introduces url shortening service

CrownPeak introduced a new URL shortening service this week. These services, such as TinyURL and bit.ly, provide a way to shorten long URLs, which can be particularly useful in blog posts, emails and

One on One with Alex Yoder of Webtrends

Alex Yoder is CEO at Webtrends, an independent web analtyics company. As such Yoder is responsible for worldwide operations and the overall strategic vision of the organization. He has spent the last

DotNetNuke co-founder joins Micorsoft's CodePlex project

DotNetNuke, the open source web content management project built on the.Net platform, announced this week that its co-founder and chief architect Shaun Walker will be joining the interim board of

New SDL Tridion product monitors your website

SDL Tridion announced a new product last week, Safeguard, which they bill as a website quality and compliance-monitoring tool. It watches your website and exposes any issues related to search engine

DotNetNuke releases three commercial products

DotNetNuke, a popular open source web content management system built on Microsoft's.NET platform, announced this week they were releasing three new commercial products, which build on the free core

What type of web CMS project is yours?

Jeff Cram with CMS Myth has broken down web CMS projects into three major types. For each of these types you will have different needs and concerns. Article

One on One with David Aponovich of CMS Myth

David Aponovich is a CMS Strategist at ISITE Design, a national CMS and web strategy consultancy, and blogger at the CMS Myth. He has also worked as a marketing director for a web content management

Stephen Powers' 10 WCM lessons

Stephen Powers from Forrester recently ran a webinar (sponsored by Siteworx, Inc.) that looked at "10 Lessons Learned from Management at the Nexus of Your Marketing and Customer Experience Strategy."