Not long ago, everyone was talking about headless CMS, a CMS that provides backend content management capabilities and an open API. While headless is still popular for companies with a strong development team, the new talk of the town is the hybrid CMS, which gives you the best of both worlds – an open content API and the ability to create loosely coupled web experiences with the CMS platform. Interested in finding the best hybrid CMS? Here are the questions you'll want to ask yourself when choosing a hybrid CMS.
When we conducted our first survey around digital priorities in Higher Education in 2018, we learned that higher education institutions had limited budgets to support digital experience initiatives. This year, the same story is true with almost 48% saying budgets are staying the same as last year. Just because budgets aren't increasing, doesn't mean colleges and universities aren't working hard to create engaging experiences for students, prospective students, and other key audiences. Find out what top colleges and universities said about how they're building great web experiences in 2019.
When we kicked off our second digital priorities survey earlier this year, we wanted to know how organizations are improving their digital experiences and if they are dealing with the same challenges as last year. Here are a few things we found. In the 2019 Digital Priorities Report, survey respondents said that budgets are increasing allowing them to implement new digital experience initiatives. The most important planned project for this year is implementing a customer portal, followed closely by a new Web CMS. Learn more about what we found in our 2019 Digital Priorities Report.
You’ve heard it before, and we’ll say it again: The only criteria that truly matters for judging content management software is customer success. When it comes to comparing the web content management and vendor capabilities of Ingeniux, Sitecore, and Adobe, Ingeniux customers are happier. And for many reasons. In customer reviews on G2 Crowd Ingeniux outperformed Sitecore and Adobe in 20 out of 24 categories. Learn more about how Ingeniux compares with the competition.
There are many reasons a company may decide it’s time to purchase a new web content management system. The one they use now could be at its end of life; they could be working with an outdated custom-built solution, the CMS they have may not provide the functionality needed. Regardless of the reason, the big question is how do you decide which CMS is the right one? To answer that, you need to focus on ROI.
Why do we need intelligent - or structured - content? Intelligent content simply means content is given structure and intelligence associated with it, making it easier to use (and reuse) across different channels and formats. This model of content management is only getting more important as the number of channels and formats out there increase. But don't take it from us - here are just five important reasons why intelligent content matters in web experience today. Discover even more about this strategy in our overview, linked at the end of the blog.
In the business world, there is a big demand for headless content management. Headless CMS helps businesses to meet the intense content demands placed on them by enabling them to create content once and make it available to all channels using an API. Do higher education institutes have the same challenge? We think so. Here are just a few reasons why headless matters in Higher Education.
Why would you want to use a hybrid content management system as opposed to a traditional headless solution? Things like deployment options, platform maturity, and content management features and capabilities can make a big difference in your decision. In this blog, we outline three great reasons why you should consider a hybrid CMS solution when considering "going headless," and how to choose the CMS solution that's right for you and your organization.
Looking back always gives us perspective. What worked? What didn’t? What areas do we need to focus on in the coming year? The process of looking back is as much a review as it is a time to get excited about what’s to come. What will the year ahead bring us? It’s a question we asked several experts. And their responses didn’t disappoint. Read this article to find out what industry experts see as important for the year ahead – then decide for yourself how to incorporate these trends and strategies in your own work.
2018 brought some web experience management challenges for higher education institutions. Web professionals must navigate managing their public website, maintaining their Student Portal, and keeping up with all of the twists and turns brought about by data privacy laws and web accessibility standards. Priorities in web experience management have also shifted, as portals and intranets continue to be important tools for supporting students, alumni, and staff. In this blog, we take a look back at how the digital landscape changed for .EDUs in 2018.