What is a Content Management System?
Content Management System or CMS or Web Content Management System is used to manage content of a website. It means you can create, measure, develop, optimize, deliver, manage, extend and modify your content on websites.
What is a Sitecore CMS?
Sitecore enterprise CMS is very flexible Content Management System. It is one of the leading enterprise-level content management system (CMS) using which you can create enterprise website and Intranet portal website.
Sitecore was founded in 2001 and it is built on Microsoft .NET platform. It also allows deployment via Microsoft Azure.
Why Sitecore CMS?
In today’s market, it is important to manage not only the content shown on the web pages but also to show the context and flow of the content appearing on the web pages. The business requirements for a corporate website are changing from a simple application that produces static web pages, to an extensible platform that gathers, combines, assembles and distributes the content for interactive uses.
Top 10 reasons to choose Sitecore CMS
Top features of Sitecore enterprise CMS which makes it better CMS than others, include solutions to website user behavior as well as tools to increase site visitors. Here are some of its popular Sitecore CMS features:
1) Awareness to website traffic conversion
2) Quickly and easily personalize each visitors experience
3) Optimizes content for different devices
4) Easily integrate with third party tools
5) Refined Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
6) Microsoft technology can be integrated fast
7) Highly scalable
8) Intuitive and user-friendly design
9) A/B and multivariate testing optimizes the web experience
10) Web 2.0 and social media integration
Why Sitecore is better than other Open Source CMS
Source code In Open Source CMS is available to all so it’s easy for hackers and others to find system vulnerabilities in the first place.
Ease of use for non-technical staff
Sitecore have much more ‘human’ interface than open source like Drupal, WordPress. Non-technical people can make changes on website without the need of Sitecore developer involvement.
New features and marketing tools
Sitecore provide new features compare to Open Source CMS. It is true that system like Drupal, Joomla and WordPress are catching up but they are always slightly behind on features.
This is primarily because of the kind of pitches that licensed platforms are invited to. Integration with system like Microsoft, Salesforce, Marketo, Microsoft Dynamics, SharePoint and Sage is allowed in Sitecore.
Is open source really ‘free’?
It is true there is no license fee for open source CMS, but sometimes the license fees of Sitecore is less than the cost of making.
With Sitecore, you can adapt your site and your content to your customer’s interests for driving new revenue. Advaiya has the Sitecore experience and expertise to integrate Sitecore solution with your business critical systems like ERP and CRM. You can contact us anytime to help you get the most out of this powerful content management system.