This course went over what a CMS is, the differences between hosted and non-hosted CMSs, and how to pick the right CMS. It also provided a generic design process for you to follow, as well as a few design tips.
- [Instructor] I just wanted to say thanks so much…for taking the time to join me for this course.…I really just wanted to lay the groundwork…for website creation and the hosted CMS…or website builder by laying out what a CMS is…and talk about the differences…between the different types of CMSs,…how to pick the right one, or generic design process…to follow, and some design tips to end.…I suggest you check out the other courses…on lynda.com about working with CMS…to keep exploring and asking questions.…Thanks again for joining me and I will see you next time.…
This course compares different hosted CMS services available today. A CMS design process is discussed to illustrate how to handle unique challenges that can occur depending on the selection you make. Tips both specific to hosted CMSs and for design in general are presented. These tips range from picking the right template and optimizing the images you choose, to choosing compelling imagery.