Content management systems - SPHMMC

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Over of Content Management Systems, with a focus on Joomla. This presentation was given by Yetemwork Benti from St Paul Hospital Millennium Medical College at the Health OER Tech Africa 2012 workshop on October 5, 2012.

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Content management systems - SPHMMC

  1. 1. Unless otherwise noted, this material is made available under the terms of the Creative CommonsAttribution 3.0 License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/.
  2. 2. DefinitionA Content Management System (CMS) is a computer program that allows publishing, editing and modifying content as well as maintenance from a central interface. Such systems of content management provide procedures to manage workflow in a collaborative environment.CMS is software for creating, editing and maintaining online content.CMS can allow users to upload different types of content - including text, pictures, records, blogs and video.
  3. 3. Benefits of CMSReduce the cost of site maintenanceStreamline the authoring processIncrease securityGreater consistencyReduce information duplicationImprove site navigationIncrease site flexibilitySupport remote authoringIncrease growth capacity
  4. 4. Types of CMS1. Proprietary CMSProprietary CMS web platforms are completely opposite to the basic structure of Open Source. That structure being that most if not all proprietary web platforms have ongoing license fees which the user / client is expected to pay.2. Open source CMS Open Source CMS as a type of web platform, is primarily free software which is made available to the general public under a GNU (General Public License)
  5. 5. Benefits of Open source CMSOpen Source Advantages:-No licensing feesLarge Developer baseCan contract any open source developerFlexibleWisdom of the crowd
  6. 6. open source CMSSome of more popular open source content management systems are:-drupal (full website cms)Joomla (full website cms)wordpress (blog cms)zencart (shopping cart cms)phpBB (forum cms)
  7. 7. Demonstration ofJoomla application software
  8. 8. Thank you!

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