Many people argue that a Master’s degree in computers is either worthless or just a different method to get a Bachelors degree. Some web developers feel that as so many people have bachelors’ degrees they need to level up to a Master’s degree to stand out. Then there are others who believe that they will work and move along the paths of their careers by teaching themselves the skills necessary for success.
Surely, investing time and money into getting a postgraduate degree is a big decision. Aviva ran a survey on college students and found that 37% of those who went to university regret doing so given the amount of debt they now have. A total of 49% said they could have got to where they are in life without the benefit of a university degree.
Top global airline launches U.S. site in just 16 weeks using SDL Web Digital Experience Accelerator
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – October 25, 2016 – SDL today announced that leading global air cargo brand China Airlines chose SDL Web as its new web content management platform to power its new global web ecosystem, including 12 websites across 11 different languages.
As one of the top ten airlines in the world, with routes to 143 destinations in 29 countries and regions including Europe, Asia, Africa and the U.S., China Airlines was struggling to maintain a consistent web presence across such a widespread customer base. With SDL Web, the airline established a new, centralized global web content management (WCM) system to drive global online business, unify web content management across many languages and provide personalized information across multiple devices and platforms.
Guided Creation and Optimization Helps Deliver Revenue-Producing Content
SAN MATEO, Calif. (Oct. 24) – Searchmetrics today expanded its pilot program for the world’s first agile content development platform, delivering a new paradigm for online marketers to produce content that resonates with audiences and drives predictable results.
The Searchmetrics Content Experience is pathfinding software that lets users create content optimized to stand atop search page rankings. Driven by deep learning and the latest in data science, the Searchmetrics Content Experience guides marketers through creating content that best matches what people are searching for online, helping deliver a more predictable path to revenue gains after publishing.
“For the first time, search engine optimization and content creation are coming together to give marketers the ultimate platform for creating content that connects with their online audiences,” said Marcus Tober, Searchmetrics’ founder and CTO. “We’re proud to be at the forefront of this new era of agile content development.”
Vanilla Airlines and China Airlines leverage SDL solutions to launch global websites
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – October 24, 2016 – SDL (LSE: SDL) today announced that Vanilla Airlines has selected SDL WorldServer for translation management, and China Airlines has launched 12 websites in 11 languages using SDL Web and SDL Language Services to manage and translate its global content. This recent momentum in the airline sector and the Asia Pacific (APAC) region adds to SDL’s portfolio of leading airline customers including ANA, JAL and Eva Air. Each of these brands is using SDL technology to connect with its global customer base, offering exceptional experiences regardless of any linguistic or cultural barriers.
Elegant MicroWeb has surpassed 200 Content Management System (CMS) and Portal Solution projects, providing client and partner services including design, architecture, development and support for local and global clients, large and small, in many vertical industries.
The CEO of Elegant MicroWeb, Kartik Patel, announced this achievement and said, “Expert CMS and Portal Development is as important to your business as ERP, CRM, data warehousing, financial and sales systems. Today, there is an increased need for communication, collaboration, knowledge sharing, document management, and workflow management among team members and also with external stakeholders like vendors and customers. This need is driven by consumer expectations, the need for greater collaboration, and increased competitive and market pressures as well as the dynamic changes and growth in all business sectors.”
Content that is produced online becomes a source of driving traffic. Online content is key to the success of every business. To be in the top searches and to be in the top trends, fresh content has to be produced that the audience loves.
Managing all of that content can be a very tiresome task for a business. For enterprise business teams, it can be close to a nightmare if they have to sort out content creation, scheduled publication, planning and executing. The content needs to be cutting edge and be planned and executed seamlessly along with the pile of spreadsheets and meetings.
This is where content management comes handy. Thanks to technology, companies have developed softwares that help businesses manage their content. A content management system is a set of tools that support the creation, modification and publishing of content online. It may store data on a cloud-based storage and support collaborative working environment. A system that manages content usually makes it easy for you to sort out publishing on web pages, manage formats, edit history, index and control versions.
Global leader in automation enhances its web presence with SDL’s cloud-based Web Experience Management solution
Wakefield, MA – September 29, 2016 – SDL today announced that leading automation technology provider OMRON Automation Americas has expanded its use of SDL solutions, selecting SDL Web for Web Experience Management to build a scalable, future-proof web presence.
With significant growth in the Americas, OMRON needed an improved web presence to support current and future expansion. At the same time, the company’s leadership was looking to adopt cloud-based solutions in their technology stack to become more agile and hand-off activities that were not core to OMRON’s business. They turned to SDL and implementation partner Content Bloom to help make this possible. With SDL Web, OMRON is not only addressing its current web needs, but it is now equipped to master the operational complexity that the company anticipates with the addition of new brands, products and companies in the future.
If you are already obsessed with WordPress and planning to set up your website or blog, then you must know what the key differences are between the two; WordPress.org and WordPress.com.
Knowing this beforehand would certainly help you to decide the one suitable for you.
Let’s talk about WordPress.org first. Simply speaking, if you are ready to shell out a bit and have sufficient time to devote, then WordPress.org takes an edge.
A self hosted site and domain name registration is what you need to arrange for, at the onset. Down the line, you would be required to take care of upgrades and back up with general maintenance.
Now here comes the advantages and ROI. If you often experiment with different themes, then there’s no restriction with WordPress.org.
You can use customized themes and even modify as per your liking. Freedom to add plugins for added functionality is another plus. What’s more, you can also place your ads and run all kinds of marketing campaigns.
Leading healthcare information provider uses SDL Knowledge Center to streamline point-of-care content creation
Wakefield, MA – September 22, 2016 – SDL today announced that EBSCO Health, a division of EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO), the leading healthcare information provider for libraries and hospitals worldwide, selected SDL Knowledge Center to simplify content management processes for its point-of-care clinical content resources.
EBSCO Health is a major provider of evidence based, clinical decision support resources for clinicians at the point of care. The company turned to SDL Knowledge Center to organize and manage its point-of-care content, enabling easy sharing, filtering and internal delivery across channels.
“For more than two decades, we have partnered with hospitals and libraries to provide high-quality evidence based content, research content, search technologies and delivery platforms,” said Senior Vice President of EBSCO Health, Betsy Jones. “As we implement the SDL Knowledge Center, we are seeing noticeable improvements in the quality of our content management and process efficiencies.”
Registration is open and eZ Conference+SymfonyCon 20% off bundle is available in limited quantity
BROOKLYN, NY, September 14, 2016 -- eZ Systems, a provider of open source content management software, today announced the speaker lineup for eZ Conference 2016: Beyond the Web. The conference brings together experts in digital strategy, marketing and engineering to exchange ideas on how to deliver remarkable digital experiences. The conference will be held October 5-6, 2016 at the Châteauform' City Le Cnit in Paris, France.