We've reached the end of another year, and there were some huge advancements in the web and digital experience industry. We've covered a lot of the important topics in articles on our blog, topics like headless content management, unified CMS-powered portals, web governance, content migration, taxonomy and so much more. As we head into the new year, we thought we'd take a look back at what we've talked about in 2017. Here is our curated list of the top 10 articles on digital experience.
If there is one thing we've learned this year, it's that higher education institutions are making great strides building engaging experiences for both prospective and current students. On the blog this past year, we've attempted to address all of these important changes in both strategies and technology. As we head into the new year, we thought we'd take a look back at what we've talked about in 2017. Here is our list of the top 10 articles on digital experience - curated for the higher education web professional.
A year has come and gone, and still, the evolution of digital experience continues. Consumer expectations are growing, and organizations across all industries are working hard to keep up. What big changes have we seen this past year? Take a moment to read through our list of web experience management industry highlights from 2017.
No discussion around web governance is complete without talking about performance. Your website should function properly 24/7, and there should be policies in place to alert your IT team of any issues before they arise or as soon as they arise. Learn more about website responsiveness in the final installment of our blog series on web governance strategies.
Search engine optimization (SEO) helps the right audience find you. It requires you to do certain things on your website and in your content. Optimizing your website for SEO takes time, but pays off in the long term with improved standings in external search engines, like Google, and improved on-site searching. This process is about getting the right people to find you and your content easily.
Digital experience is critical for higher education institutions. Providing students and faculty with the best tools to communicate and collaborate, regardless of time and place, enables a consistent and seamless learning experience. One of these tools is the Student Portal. Today's student portal offers a rich and powerful user experience, especially when compared with the traditional portal – and it is making a big difference for many institutions.
Part four of our blog series on web governance strategies and best practices. Once you have your website up and running, you need to ensure it is and remains free of errors, and your visitor experience isn't hampered by broken links and unreadable text. In this blog, we'll take a closer look at some of the more important things to check for after you publish content on your website, or when you update existing content on your website.
Do you want a legacy portal or a digital experience portal? Some may think that there is an obvious answer to this question (fter all, who doesn't want a good digital experience?). Others might question what the real difference is between the two. We're here to tell you that there are huge differences between a digital experience portal and a legacy portal. In this blog, we’ll go through our top five.
Part three of our web governance blog series. It's important to identify all those across the company that can create content and ensure you train them to use your CMS properly. It's rare that a content author will create a piece of content and publish it live without anyone else looking at it. A big part of the content planning and development process is identifying what content you want to create, who will create it in the CMS administration tool, and who will have review and approval of that content before it goes live.