CMS is short for content management system. This has become very popular over the last few years as more and more businesses want to have more control over their website. In the past you had to rely on your web designers to update your website and of course they charge you every time for the pleasure.
This was a lengthy and sometimes expensive process as you had to send all your text and images to the designers and wait till they updated your website. However, there today things are a lot simpler with the invention of CMS (content management systems), store as now the owner of the website can edit delete and update their own website in real-time.
So what is a CMS website?
As the name suggests CMS’s give you management of your website through what is known as a back office system, from here you can create new pages and edit text. If your website is an ecommerce website then the back office CMS will give you control over creating new categories for your products, adding products, deleting products and the ability to change the prices.
In addition to all this flexibility the CMS website’s back office can also help you manage a whole host of other areas of your site. Managing your email newsletters is becomes a simple task, as you can write an email and add any desired images. Then it’s just a matter of clicking a button and your email is sent out to all email recipients in your email list. This is a great way to keep in touch with your customers.
How Does a CMS Work?
In the design stage of your website the designers will create your website to your exact specifications. Then with using some advanced web design techniques will create a back office system that works in unison with your website. Once this process is complete the designers will give you a login name and password so you can access your website. With this username and password you can access your website 24/7 from anywhere in the world. Or as Ira says “Its global” so you can still access it anywhere in the world!
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