content management systems 18 posts

The Incredible Growth of WordPress

By Mike Johnston August 19, 2011 (Updated: May 31, 2013) Articles and Editorials  Comments

WordPress is, perhaps, the most prolific Content Management System of all time and it's always amazing to see how much it continues to grow year over year.  According to recent metrics, WordPress powers an amazing 14.7% of the top million websites in the world.In this 'State of the Word' address, Matt Mullenweg talks about this, and more. It's a very interesting watch for those who couldn't attend WordCamp San Franciso this year: Source: … Read More →

HP in discussions to buy Autonomy

By Mike Johnston August 18, 2011 (Updated: May 31, 2013) News & Headlines  Comments

According to The Guardian, Autonomy has confirmed that they have received a $10 billion takeover bid from Hewlett Packard. This news also comes amidst the recent news that HP has decided to officially discontinue all WebOS based products (ie: touchpad, phones, etc).With the number of recent acquisitions within the CMS market, this purchase may be an attempt on HP's part to actually start turning a profit with one of their business units.… Read More →

New GOSS software to help with efficiency savings and management of marketing campaigns

By Mike Johnston June 24, 2011 (Updated: May 31, 2013) News & Headlines  Comments

Today sees the launch of GOSS iCM (intelligent Content Management) version 9.1, the latest upgrade to the market leading Web Content Management Solution built by GOSS Interactive.The solution allows public, private and third sector organisations to drive efficiency savings into their business by delivering more services online and understanding how website visitors use a website, resulting in potential savings of up to £3 million for some GOSS clients.… Read More →

Give a unique look to your VirtueMart e-Commerce store using Packt's new book

By Mike Johnston June 16, 2011 (Updated: May 31, 2013) News & Headlines  Comments

Joomla! VirtueMart 1.1 Theme and Template Design is a new book from Packt that will allow users to customize their Joomla! VirtueMart templates and themes with the help of necessary screenshots and explained code. Written by Joseph Kwan, this book is a comprehensive reference to all the templates in the VirtueMart default theme including usage of each template and all available fields.VirtueMart is an open source, e-commerce solution designed as an extension of the Mambo or Joomla! content management systems (CMS).… Read More →

Introducing SubHub Lite - A new Drupal 7 based web CMS

By Mike Johnston January 21, 2011 (Updated: May 31, 2013) News & Headlines  Comments

SubHub Lite is a new SaaS web CMS which launched on November 1st.SubHub Lite is built on the latest release of Drupal 7, with a unique admin layer, site builder, design themes and apps (drag and drop functionality). As a hosted platform there's nothing to download to upgrade. SubHub Lite has been built around the concept of outstanding ease of use. So many content management systems / platforms have been built with the assumption that their users will have a certain level of technical expertise.… Read More →