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Museums and the Web

An annual conference exploring the social, cultural, design, technological, economic, and organizational issues of culture, science and heritage on-line.

CMS and Web Framework Workshops part 1: So, You Want a Content Management System

Abstract

This session as an introduction to the world of Content Management Systems. In this session, a seasoned team of museum professionals will compare and contrast the most prominent Content Management Systems in use in the museum field today. This session will focus on the strengths and weaknesses of each and then further dive into the differences between full-blown systems vs frameworks which aren’t an all-in-one package but may be more appropriate for your specific needs. Additional topics will include costs, platforms, support effort, and general resources needed to help professionals plan their next museum deployment.

Intended Audience: This session is geared towards decision-makers, planners, and anyone who wants a high-level understanding of the playing field.

Type: 

Workshop - full or half day

Authors

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Titus Bicknell (born September 24, 1971) is a technologist, co-founder of pink ink. and TheGalleryChannel.com and co-principal of museummobile.info. Apart from a fascinating stint at NBC Universal in 2007-8 working on the big screen, Titus has spent the last 10 years exploring the small screen both...