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Content Management

Content management (CM) is a set of processes and technologies that supports the collection, managing, and publishing of information in any form or medium. When stored and accessed via computers, this information may be more specifically referred to as digital content, or simply as content. Digital content may take the form of text (such as electronic documents), multimedia files (such as audio or video files), or any other file type that follows a content lifecycle requiring management.

I'm having difficulty locating a video series. The Video Series covered all sorts of topics but didn't have your common "take" on the subject. It was kind of a either a YouTube, HULU or Netflix series. The series had one episode about common virus' that people have.
What devices/platforms are the leaders for e-books?

I imaging iPhone/Android/Bluetooth would be a popular way to list to an e-book, sine lots of people listen in the car.

But, what platforms would I use to reach this market? Is that iTunes? Amazon Audible.com?

Does Kindle support Bluetooth?

Please provide a high level view of e-books, the hardware and the services which can reach the largest parts of the market.

Need advice on making an audio book

I have a book I self-published, which is not selling due to people no longer wanting the weight of a book. So, I would make this into an audio book.

What approach is ideal? What audio format(s) are needed?

I would sell this on Amazon, so what audio formats do best on Amazon?

Also, my book has lots of images to them. How best to explain the contents of an image?

What other differences would cause the audio version to be different than the printed version?

what kind of checks would be useful for an audit/healtcheck of a content management system. I am not just talking about the security hardening aspects of the platform itself and supporting technology stack, but looking for evidence of general good practice in terms of the management/administration and anything else that can 'slip' if procedures & controls are not effective. I am trying to draw up a proper list of things to check.
We have thousands of documents, power points, spreadsheets relating to Health care. we would like to build a platform (web) where users can access it anytime

this is where I need help of experts on  how do I make a GUI where all the documents are digitized and search can take us to relevant docs


Business Process--->
  1.                Finance and Accounting Services
  2.              Debt Collection & Restructuring
  3.              Business Lead Generation
  4.              Payroll Administration and Processing
  5.              Insurance and Mortgage Processing Services
  6.              Database Management Services
-       Data Conversion Services
-       Data Mining Services
-       Data Processing Services
-       Date Entry Services
              Travel and Entertainment Processing
    • 1.1      Data requirements
    • 1.2      Data collection
    • 1.3      Data processing
    • 1.4      Data cleaning
    • 1.5      Exploratory data analysis
    • 1.6      Modeling and algorithms
    • 1.7      Data product
    • 1.8      Communication

Out of interest what kind of data is typically stored in the underlying database for a websites content management system. We have a 7 GB database for a CMS database (SQL Server) and I have always been intregued into what the system would actually store. Obviously users/credentials/permissions on who can edit certain pages would be one but the masses of data makes me wonder what else would typically be stored in such a database and whether it may or may not contain sensitive information.
I am unable to use the featured image. My site is running WordPress 5.1.1. I have tried to use the “image” as shown in the attached screenshot, but I cannot find a featured image control. Please help.Post without Featured Image
I'm confused about archiving. When I swipe to delete an episode I see it gets archived (I believe).

Seems to me I don't have any need for archiving. What's the thinking behind this feature?

Is there any merit to my archiving episodes? Where do they even go?

And, is there any way to disable it?


I need a versatile asp.NET Content Management System which can be used for various websites and web-apps, for instance...

- Brochure sites.
- Knowledgebase sites.
- E-Commerce sites.

I need a widely used CMS which has strong community/support base and lots of extensions/add-ons.

I don't mind paying a premium if the solution works.

Please can I have some recommendations.

Many thanks

I have a client that is considering using SharePoint as  document management tool.

They have teams around the world that need access to the same set of Word documents so that

several people can make changes to the content. Is SharePoint the right way to do this?
Three months ago we replaced 13 workstations with Dell Optiplex/Windows 10 workstations.  12 of the 13 are working fine - but one, unfortunately that workstation is used by the owner of the firm.  Every so often the computer simply hangs and not being on site i was told that the computer showed an error message saying something about "allowing" some program to run.  The users are so intimated by the owner that they restart the unit without recording the error message.  About 5 weeks ago i applied all outstanding updates and we had no issues for almost a month.  Then a few days ago the hanging started again,  I reviewed the logs and below is the last entry before the hanging.  It said the problem can be corrected by changing the permissions but i am not sure how to do that.  Any help would be appreciated,    

Log Name:      System
Source:        Microsoft-Windows-DistributedCOM
Date:          11/10/2018 12:10:37 AM
Event ID:      10016
Task Category: None
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          ^^^^^^^^
Computer:      Todd.^^^^^.com
The application-specific permission settings do not grant Local Activation permission for the COM Server application with CLSID
 and APPID
 to the user *****\therbst SID (S-1-5-21-958883035-2336730078-2685986354-1116) from address LocalHost (Using LRPC) running in the application container …
Hi Experts

Could you share your experiences on customizing Oddoo Opensource ERP?

Do you consider it a good alternative to customize its code ?

Thanks in advance
when you use a 3rd party to host your website, where does the responsibility typically split in terms of the technology stack on who has to apply patches to all the relevant components of the web stack? e.g. do they typically patch your CMS and any underlying databases, or only lower levels of the stack?
I have a query in relation to CMS support lifecycles. One of our partners uses a legacy version of concrete5 to maintain there website, who issued an end-of-life announcement last month:

The note does clearly say that critical security updates will still be applied for a further 12 months, but I want to identify the risks in using this at present. Apart from 'critical updates' what other types of support/update would you receive if you move to a supported version of the software, that they will be missing out on while still operating the legacy version? I would like them to be more reactive and rather than wait right up until the end of the 12 month period, and upgrade now to a supported release, but I need some more examples of why this is required at this stage/what they are missing out on/risks in using the legacy version.
I am trying to quantify risks with the current 'management' and roles & resp[responsibilities of our websites 'content management system' (concrete5). I have never administered a content management system for a website before, but my overall understanding on permissions is there is an admin level role which allows overall control, and then there are author level roles, which allow a number of users to edit content on specific pages or areas of the site. My concern, from a contingency perspective, is we only have 1 officer with admin permissions on the CMS, and the others are only author level roles. The concern being if the 1 current admin was unavailable for example ill health for a few months, what would grind to a halt in terms of the overall CMS management?

Back to the 'I have never administered a content management system for a website before' - if you are a CMS admin, what activities/maintenance/monitoring requires admin level permissions in a solution, or put another way, if nobody logged in as an admin for numerous weeks, what could the knock on effect be? I was also hoping to establish some standard maintenance checklists that the CMS admin has to perform, so if they were unavailable another officer could pick up their duties and would have an easy 'how to guide' on which to follow. Ideally supplemented with formal training.
What are luxury technology that can be added for apartment (not hotel) residents.
One example is an outdoor buzzer that rings to phone.
Another is content management system on computer that allows resident to notify management company that toilet is overflowing.
wordpress website of new york city plumber

asked me if website is good

Isnt all wordpress the same because it is a content management system?

What should I look for that is broken?
Without logging in?

I cant find version number so I asked another question.
And new version number doesnt mean good.
I could do a "hello world" website with newest version
I am working with some folk who are using Expression Engine Version 2. something.  They are considering upgrading to the latest version.  I know that version 2 and version 3 have a different directory setup.  Is there any definitive docs on how to upgrade with minimal pain? Tutorials? Plugins? How to videos?  I'm in the exploratory phase of this project and will appreciate any input on upgrading EE from 2.... to 3.0 - 4.0 and beyond!
I've just had some major "internal" work done on my website (built with FrontPage), and as a result, will need to replace some code on over 100 individual pages.  My freelance coder said that it just might be time for me to consider a Content Management System. I looked at some CMS sites, and I'm starting to think he's right.

My website is www.radiogeorge.com

My coder has suggested I look at:

    WordPress  -- https://wordpress.org/
    Joomla - https://www.joomla.org/
    Drupal - https://www.drupal.org/ 

saying that the best candidate might come from this short list, considering the structure of the site.

FrontPage has given me familiarity with  tweaking pages to the extent that they look O.K. and are easy to use, but beyond that, if I am going to go with a CMS, I would like to go with one that is very easy to use, since it looks like I'll be rebuilding the while enchilada.

So, experts, I'm asking you to scope things out and give me your recommendations before I get involved with learning and implementing a whole new bunch of tools to get the job done. Key thing to keep in mind: while I'm not a rank beginner in messing around with web pages, I am far from being up on the latest tools, so simple is best. I am not ruling out paying for a CMS tool, if it is indeed easy to use.

Are there any common risks that can be associated with a company website - we need to do a risk assessment to ensure we have plans/controls/processes in place for all common risks associated with a companies website - main ones I could think of were effective content management (e.g. no broken links, up to date information, compliant with accessibility standards for all user groups) to reduce the risk of customer dissatisfaction/reputational damage, availability, e.g. controls for minimising downtime for hardware failure etc, security, e.g. compromise of site/server etc. I suppose performance, e.g. ensure suitable platform/hardware could be another risk.
Just started working with a free CMS script: https://textpattern.com/.  Pretty unfamiliar with it so far.  

Have seen Textpattern sites where, after the domain, there is something like this:




and even two levels


Need to create a install of textpattern where we have


so that we can preserve the same URL structure of existing pages

Anyone familiar enough with this program to know how to do that?

I have a WordPress site using avada theme

I need to create a support Section on the site that can be easily updated by non programmers

Ideally I need a tree. View. On left, with expandable nodes, and when you click on a tree item/node, it would load content on right panel
The content may contain text, images and pictures

I would also like a search facility for.This support section of the website

Are there any plug ins etc that can do this?
I have a customer who wants to convert her joomla site to wordpress and has asked to find out how much it would cost to do so. I have no idea at all so I can't setup a Gigs request since I have no budget idea in mind. As such my question is two-fold: 1) can those plugins for wordpress convert a joomla site to wordpress (and how well does it work)? 2) how would I go about determining how much a conversion would cost without using a conversion plugin? She does not want me to share her website URL yet. I know that would be helpful but at this point, I can't go against her wishes. Thanks!
what are the free web hosting  and blogging service providers/services that allow monetization ( eg: google adsense)
Hi All,

I inherited a Joomla 1.5 site.  Within the site, we have a training section and menu is broken.  
Joomla broken menu screenshot.  

Everything else on the site seems to work.  All the other menus work fine in the other sections.  I tried clearing out the cache and creating a new menu module for the site and that did not work.

Thank you for all of your help in advance

Content Management

Content management (CM) is a set of processes and technologies that supports the collection, managing, and publishing of information in any form or medium. When stored and accessed via computers, this information may be more specifically referred to as digital content, or simply as content. Digital content may take the form of text (such as electronic documents), multimedia files (such as audio or video files), or any other file type that follows a content lifecycle requiring management.