Meet the web's friendliest CMS
Umbraco is an open source web content management system based on
the Microsoft .NET platform. Because Umbraco is open source, you
get all the great functionality you'd expect from a content
management system (CMS) without the hefty licence fees.
And what's a CMS, you ask? Simply put, a CMS gives you complete
control over the content of your website.
Is open source right for my business?
With more than 100,000 websites worldwide running on Umbraco,
this CMS is the most deployed web content management system on the
Microsoft stack. One of the main reasons organisations both large
and small choose Umbraco is because it provides the same tools as
many of its enterprise competitors do, for a fraction of the
Plus, since Umbraco powers websites for some of the largest
companies in the world (Microsoft, Tesco, Heinz and the BBC, to
drop a few names), you'll be in rather good company.
What's the support like?
When you use Umbraco, you're able to tap in to a large and
active community of devoted developers worldwide. But, rest assured
- Umbraco's creator Niels Hartvig and his team maintain centralised
control over this worldwide network, ensuring consistency and
Plus, since The Cogworks is an Umbraco Gold Certified Partner, you'll
have enterprise level support at a fraction of the cost of
Just how flexible is Umbraco?
In a word…very. Unlike previous generations of content
management systems, Umbraco doesn't force you to use pre-defined
skins or ready-made templates. You can update your site with your
own designs any time you like or tap in to our design team's
You can even keep your existing design and just move your site
onto the Umbraco platform - The Cogworks team excels at merging
existing solutions with Umbraco (including existing code). We'll
work closely with your development team to ensure we deliver a
system that retains all the conventions you already know and
How will I use Umbraco?
Umbraco is as powerful as it is flexible. Not only will Umbraco
manage all your digital content on one platform, it will also
integrate with just about any external system to help you create a
seamless publishing experience in multiple languages. And, when you
build your website on the Umbraco CMS, you can de-centralise your
content management across your organisation.
- Stunningly simple editing
- Version control
- Improved media library controls
- Content scheduling
- Workflow and event tracking
- Multi-language capabilities
- Best of all...it's FREE
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