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CMS Selection Workshop Handout Published on Scribd

I just published my CMS Selection Workshop handout on Scribd. The handout contains:

Examples of how to specify content types

Example usage scenarios

An example RFP table of contents

An example vendor demo agenda

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Deane Barker's tips on requests for proposals

While it may seem counter-intuitive to listen to a supplier telling you how to buy, you should definitely read Deane Barker’s article “Five Tips to Getting a Good Response to a Content Management RFP.” Deane is a co-founder of Blend Interactive, a web design …

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RFP Horror at the RNC

How could the RNC not select a CMS called The Red Elephant? (this image is copyrighted by Red Elephant ICT & Internet Services)
Gregor Rothfuss sent me a link to a report about a ridiculous CMS RFP issued by the RNC. As I have …

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CMS Selection Workshop

Last week I was a panelist in a jboye08 session called “Running a Web CMS procurement.” Jarrod Gingras from CMS watch moderated the panel that also included Graham Oakes, Piero Tintori, and Søren Sigfusson. It ran for 90 minutes and, quite frankly, we barely …

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How to Select a CMS

A while back, I wrote a post on selecting a CMS. I have since gotten requests for more step by step instructions. While, the process is not so formulaic that it can be written into a recipe, this is the Content Here approach. …

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