Content management systems have developed in an amazing way. While they were initially largely designed for the creation and maintenance of websites, their range of functions has expanded considerably. In the meantime, they often serve as all-rounders for content and its various channels such as websites, social media, newsletters, blogs or podcasts. They should also be e-commerce-capable, i.e. be able to integrate stores, and offer interfaces to other core systems such as CRM, DMS, HR tools or ERP.
It is estimated that there are now over 250 providers on the market. This diversity is precisely what makes it so difficult for organizations to choose the right CMS/DXP. The range extends from straightforward blog construction kits to comprehensive enterprise systems. Our whitepaper will help you select the right CMS for your organization.
The various benefits of a suitable CMS
A modern CMS/DXP offers a number of advantages. However, you can only make the most of these benefits if you have found and use a CMS that suits your requirements.
How do I choose the right CMS?
CMS/DXP is generally used for three fields of application. The selection should be based on which of the areas mentioned below is the main focus or whether the CMS should cover all fields well.
- Web content management
- Blog Publishing/News
- Social Communities und Publishing
- Shop und E-Commerce Content
In addition, you have to decide whether to use open source or enterprise software. Every organization has its own individual needs and has to decide according to its specific requirements.
Basically, it is worth taking a closer look. In the end, this is also better for your budget, as you won’t be paying for functions that you don’t even use.
In our whitepaper you will also find a checklist of what you need to consider when choosing your CMS/DXP.
You can find out more in our whitepaper