So, it's time for a website redesign and you aren't sure if your current web content management system can support the new features and functionality - not to mention user experience - you want.
It can be tempting in these situations to jump to a shiny new solution or platform. But before you decide to cut the cord and enter into a complex RFP process, print off this 7-point checklist to determine if your CMS has what it takes to deliver your next generation higher education web experience.
7 Point Checklist
In this 7 point checklist, you'll find a simple way to evaluate the following features and functionality:
- Course Catalog
- Alerts and Notifications
- Events Calendar
- User Generated Content
- Responsive Design
- Web Governance
Of Course, There Are More Than Just 7 Points...
There's a lot more your CMS should provide to ensure you can deliver the best web experiences to your prospective students, student, parents and other key audiences.
If you are looking for a guide to help you set out on your RFP process (or just to determine the capabilities of your current CMS), download the Sample RFP Guide to Higher Education.
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