CMSElaboration: Content Management SystemCMS is a document centric collaborative application for managing documents and other contents.CMS is often used as method of managing web sites and web contents.
Application of CMSCMS can manage documents and other contents of an application.CMS is used to manage contents and documents of 1. Desktop Database Applications 2. Web sites and web contents Today, our emphasis is on web CMS.
Web Sites and Web ContentsNow a days most of the popular web sites uses different CMSs to manage their site and its contents.Example:facebook, wikipedia, blogging web sites, etc.
Contents of facebook Profiles Updates Photos Videos Facebook Applications Connections Notifications Messages Etc.
Examples of Free CMS and Their Basic Uses• Wordpress: Blogging• Joomla: Complete News Websites• Drupal: Blogging• Magento: E-commers, etc.
Let’s see Wordpress1. Users and privilege management2. Articles, Time, Date and Author3. Extra web pages4. Plugins, themes and extra features, etc.
Installing Wordpress1. Needs a web server to be installed2. Need a MySql server to be installed3. Needs a database in the server4. User name and password of the database