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Open Source Web Management and Design Tools

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Everything a web designer needs for free: Designing and managing a website need not be an expensive affair. There are several useful free and open source applications available for download that allow you to do everything from designing the graphics for your site to editing blog posts.

Solving the Content Management System Standoff: Drupal, Joomla or WordPress?

ProBlogger

Similarly, the same approach should be taken when it comes to choosing the best open-source content management system (CMS). Will your content be staying the same for long periods of time, or will it need to be updated multiple times a day?

12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well. The English is broken but the list of free template sources, like Wp Mojo , eBlog Templates and ThemeLab is excellent.

Four SEO Tips for WordPress Websites

Idaconcpts

WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system. Not only is it used by almost a quarter of new webmasters, it’s also the system of choice for 17% of Alexa’s top one million sites on the web.

5 Things I’ve Learned from Running BizSugar

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you’re considering acquiring or building a user generated content site, here are a few things I’ve learned that may help you. BizSugar is built on Pligg, an open source content management system. Actively Manage the Site.

Looking Into The Social Media Past

Firebelly

In preparation for the New Year, we’ve been working on transferring our Firebelly blog from Typepad to the beautiful WordPress content management system. Hulu Opens To The Masses Tomorrow , March 2008.

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How to Create a Backup and Disaster Recovery Plan for Your WordPress Blog

ProBlogger

When it comes to managing a website, the loss of such information causes more than just a headache for you. A WordPress site is nothing without the content you’ve created. Part 2: Creating a Layered Security System. This is a guest contribution from Larry Alton.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

www.web-strategist.com

Yet don’t discount other systems, as when you look closely, Google, Yahoo, MSN, AOL are also social networks, and will continue to innovate as well as aggregate. Early entrants includes Salesforce Ideas, UserVoice and open source Pligg. Social Media Management Systems.

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7 Steps to Creating Million-Dollar Web Apps (And a Big Announcement)

Viper Chill

On the launch page I call it the premium WordPress plugin for bloggers who get it because once you understand the concept and how many doors this software is going to open, you’re going to see it’s an essential tool to have in your arsenal.

WordPress Themes 101

Unspoken

Although WordPress began as a tool for bloggers, it has now expanded to include a sophisticated content management system. To get the most out of WordPress, it's important to have a basic understanding of the system and options available to you.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama

Atom also provides a standard way to export an entire blog, or parts of it, for backup or for importing into other blogging systems. “Blog&# can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or add content to a blog. Tumblr : Tumblr lets users share content in the form of a blog.

7 Reasons WordPress Rocks for Blogs

The Social Media Incubator

WordPress.com is provided by WordPress, the Open Source blogging software. Hosting and managing the software is provided when you work with WordPress.com. 2. It functions as a CMS (content management system), so you don’t need to know HTML to make frequent updates. 3. It’s open source, so there is a thriving community of developers who have created plug-ins that allow you to add powerful functionality to your blog.

Joomla! Surpasses 15 Million Downloads

Bill Hartzer

Open Source Matters , Inc. the industry’s leading open source content management system (CMS), has been downloaded more than 15 million times from JoomlaCode. reached 15 million downloads,&# said Elin Waring, President of Open Source Maters, part of the Joomla! is a free, award-winning PHP-based content management system that enables users to build Web sites and powerful online applications.

Out With The Old…Rethinking Outdated Intranet Portal Models Part I – Introduction

SocMed Sean

“Traditional” intranet portals that are simply presentations layers with a back-end content management system just don’t cut it anymore. Instead, organizations want their employees to generate peer-to-peer content using 2.0 Tweet Sean R.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Contents Introduction Towards a Definition Driving Forces Developments to Date Barriers Future Potential References Web Links Introduction A definition for the term Personal Learning Environment ( PLE ), remains elusive. eLearning & Deliberative Moments.