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  2. 2. DotNetNuke® Overview DotNetNuke® is a portal content managementsystem (CMS) ideal for creating any type of website from commercial websites, corporate intranets and extranets, online publishing portals, to a personalblog DotNetNuke® is provided free, as open-source software It allowsindividuals to do whatever they wish with the application framework, bothcommercially and non-commercially
  3. 3. The Static Website Problem So you’ve created your static website usingDreamweaver, Frontpage, or programmed it manually in HTML? Your next jobis to promote your website and keep it up to date with lots of fresh content thatthe Search Engines love You soon discover that keeping your website up todate with the latest news and articles is a lot of work, within a few months yourwebsite becomes out of date and the site becomes a complete headache tomaintain CMS – The Benefits Using the DotNetNuke® ContentManagement system enables you to: Login to your website from anywhere inthe world and update your content live Quickly and easily publish articles,images, documents, news, important information and more Save Money –Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) you no longer need to pay a webmasterto maintain your site Support for an unlimited number of content contributors(ie
  4. 4. Give permission to members of staff to login and update certain sections ofyour website) Easily change the look of your entire web site with just one clickusing skins Extremely extensible admin interface to add and move content,panels and more Security - Every element of your website can have specificsecurity settings applied to allow or deny users from seeing, editing, oradministering the different parts of your site Once you have usedDotNetNuke®, you will not look back - your old web design programmes willgather dust! What do you need for DotNetNuke®? To run DotNetNuke®you need to use a web hosting package that provides ASP NET and aMicrosoft SQL-Server database
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