Umbraco Simplifies Website Creation and Content Management for Non-Developers

Umbraco Uno enables marketers or creative agencies to create and run their sites—or prototype projects—without increasingly difficult-to-hire developers, with the same performance, security and editor friendly experience associated with Umbraco’s flagship content management system Marketers and creative agencies don’t always have technical web development resources available, but most do-it-yourself site-building systems are non-intuitive, insecure and more difficult to customize than expected. Today that changes with…

Umbraco Expands US Presence with New Headquarters in North Carolina

Robust, flexible and open source content management system (CMS) provider also signs seven new Gold Partners in 2020, adding additional sales and support channels Umbraco, an editor-friendly, powerful open source content management system (CMS), announced the opening of its US office in Charlotte and the signing of seven new US Gold Partners over the first half of 2020. The team in Charlotte will work closely with Umbraco’s headquarters in Odense, Denmark, and these Gold Partners to offer Umbraco to web agencies and…

MarTech Interview with Niels Hartvig, Founder and CEO at Umbraco A/S

"The only thing that hasn’t changed is that content is still king — it is still fundamental for both new sales and customer loyalty." Tell us about your role and journey into technology. What made you start Umbraco? I started my career in IT as an 11-year-old in the 80s, teaching word processing to Danish journalists (colleagues of my parents) who were struggling to transition from mechanical typewriters. Ever since, it’s been my mission to create tools that people can understand and easily use, removing the…

Umbraco Launches Heartcore, the Most Intuitive Headless Content Management System (CMS) to Manage Large Volumes of Content Across Any…

Heartcore Brings the Advantages of the Powerful and Friendly Open Source Umbraco CMS to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based Headless CMS; Software Development Kits (SDKs) Allow Web and App Developers to Use Their Choice of Programming/development Languages Umbraco launched Umbraco Heartcore, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) “headless” content management system (CMS) for easily structuring and sharing content across multiple platforms, devices and channels. Available software development kits (SDKs) let app developers use the…

The Scylla Group Wins Umbraco’s Best Editing Experience Award for Rubbermaid Commercial Products’ Website

Learn How Umbraco-based Website Facilitated Work for Content Editors While Increasing Online Users, Pageviews and Pages per Session in New Case Study When Rubbermaid Commercial Products (RCP) set out to streamline the flow of its digital ecosystem and develop an impactful and future-ready website, it gave the job to The Scylla Group (Scylla) – and the return on investment has already been significant. In a new case study, Scylla partner Tim Howes discusses why his agency recommended Umbraco Cloud, a flexible and…

Umbraco Launches Version 8 of Open-Source “Friendly CMS”

Major Update to This Microsoft .Net-Based Content Management Systems Simplifies Creation of Multilingual and Personalized Sites, Offers Infinite Editing, and Ability to Track Most Successful Content; Umbraco Awards Nominations Open Until March 22 Umbraco launched Umbraco 8,  the most advanced and easiest to use version of the flexible and full-featured open-source content management system (CMS) running more than 500,000 live websites. Building on its reputation as the “friendly CMS,”  Umbraco 8 makes it even easier for…

Why Marathon Clients Run Umbraco CMS

Liberty Tax Services was fed up. The tax preparation company, with over 4,300 offices in the United States and Canada, had invested heavily in a content management system (CMS) to maintain its public websites, but the pricey system was difficult to use and had frequent technical issues. In 2010, after 11 years with the same CMS, Liberty decided there had to be something better and set out to find it. Its plan: Consolidate its 34 websites into 12, create a fresh “look and feel” for both Liberty Tax.com and…

7 International Websites Honored for Design, Technology and Usability

Sites leveraged Umbraco’s on-premise and cloud-based content management systems (CMS) to create outstanding design, editing experience and “best of breed” functionality with integrated applications Websites showcasing bowling alleys across the United Kingdom, a fire department in the Netherlands and a Danish campaign for Hyundai are among the seven sites honored during the 2020 Umbraco Awards. All seven winners built their sites using Umbraco, an open-source content management system (CMS) that provides unlimited…

The Rise of Multiple CMSs: International Study Shows WordPress Dominates the Enterprise

WordPress posts biggest jump in overall usage of any CMS, most popular CMS for Headless applications New international research conducted by Vanson Bourne and commissioned by WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), shows WordPress is a top content management system (CMS) among enterprise businesses using two or more CMSs, and it is the dominant CMS for headless technology applications. The report, titled “The Rise of Multi CMS, WordPress and Headless in the Enterprise,” found that CMSs are no longer…

Digital Transformation: Move Fast, Get Technology Out of Your Way

Your CMS should empower your content team to work without learning new processes or involving IT Enough was enough. Rubbermaid Commercial Products’ (RCP) Marketing team was done fighting its Content Management System (CMS) in their attempts to add, manage and distribute thousands of SKUs across hundreds of distribution partners, each with different requirements. The daily battle managing its CMS and product data – critical to sustaining business growth – meant products were not coming to market as quickly as needed,…

e→d Films Thrives Online Thanks to New E-Commerce-Based CMS

Award-winning e→d films is in high demand. The Montreal-based producer of high-quality cultural and educational films complements its successful animation business with an online store selling digital assets and tools to creators worldwide, letting them plug these assets into their next film, game or video to speed up the project. Unfortunately, those visiting the studio’s website and online store weren’t getting the customer experience they needed, facing slow loading times, nonintuitive navigation, and limited product…

Optimize Your Brand for Generation Z with the Four C’s of Content

Conversation, Community, Change and Culture Fuse released new data on how to reach Generation Z. According to Forbes, Generation Z will account for 40% of all consumers by next year. As marketers, it's important to understand these consumers' habits, interests, and behaviors to create a successful and targeted content strategy. Our study this month of 1,000 Gen Zers can help brands to optimize their content to reach teens and young adults. CONVERSATION: Capturing attention through headlines Headlines are important.…

Mintigo Secures $7 Million in New Funding Round Led by Glilot Capital Partners and Jal Ventures

Leading B2B Artificial Intelligence Company to Further Innovate on Their Account-Based Marketing Capabilities and Accelerate Growth Globally Mintigo, a self-serve B2B customer intelligence platform that guides marketing and sales teams on who to target and how to engage, completed a $7 million funding round co-led by Glilot Capital Partners and JAL Ventures. The new investment will be used to enhance the company's platform by innovating on their AI-driven ABM engagement and optimization capabilities, expanding their…

Appnext Timeline Technology Continues to Power Mobile App Discovery and In-Device Personalization

Multiple Partnerships Established Reflect Hundreds of Millions of Mobile Users Who Are Served with Targeted App Recommendations Appnext, a leading mobile discovery platform, has announced significant recent sales successes of its newly introduced App Discovery solutions for OEMs worldwide. The company reported that integrations are already live and demonstrating impressive performance coupled with high user engagement. Advertisers can get discovered by users who actually intend to use their app, via proprietary…

CDO’s 5 Must-Have Features in a Headless CMS

When you’re in charge of the transformational role of marketing technology in an enterprise, as Chief Digital Officers (CDOs) are, any new solution needs to be flexible. For this reason, the API-first structure of headless CMS often makes it onto the CDO’s shortlist. The three main priorities of a CDO, according to survey data, are: Unifying the digital agenda Handling legacy IT systems Bridging the talent gap While a CMS is only part of the puzzle, it is one that sits in the intersection of all three…

Kaltura Launches Video Chat App for Microsoft Teams

Kaltura Makes It Easy to Create and Share Videos and Screen Captures as Part of Group Chats Within Microsoft Teams. Users Can Also Launch and Watch Live Webcasts Using Kaltura’s New App Kaltura, a leading video technology provider, announces the release of its new video chat solution for Microsoft Teams, to enable more ways for easy video creation and sharing as part of group chats. The new application empowers Kaltura customers to actively use video for communication and collaboration in Teams. Customers now have…

PowerInbox Audience Engagement Experts to Reveal 5 Promising New Ad Channels at Affiliate Summit West 2019

Beyond Email & Social, Emerging Channels Will Give Advertisers New Options to Grow Brand Awareness & Sales PowerInbox, the trusted audience engagement and digital monetization partner for publishers and marketers, will reveal five new audience engagement channels that are ripe for monetization in 2019 at this week’s Affiliate Summit West in Las Vegas. Bolstered by new data that points to broader adoption of new channels beyond email and social media, PowerInbox engagement experts will demonstrate how these…

Data: Over Half of Consumers Use Mobile Apps When Shopping In-Store

Yes Marketing Finds More Than Half of Consumers Are Using Smartphones and Mobile Devices to Enhance Their In-Store Shopping Experience Whether it's to find and redeem coupons or to locate sale items, more than half of consumers (57 percent) have used a retailer's mobile app while in-store, indicating that the industry has reached a tipping point in consumers' cross-channel expectations, according to a new study by Yes Marketing. In its Surviving the Retail Apocalypse report, Yes Marketing surveyed over 1,000 consumers…

TapClicks Prepares for Supercharged Growth in MarTech Sector, Hires VP of People And Operations and VP of Enterprise Customer Success

Strategic Hires Will Enhance Customer Success, Talent Acquisition, and Operations as TapClicks Expands Its Footprint TapClicks, the global SaaS leader in marketing intelligence, analytics, reporting and workflow, announced today that it made two new strategic hires as the company prepares for accelerated growth in the MarTech sector. Tonya J. Long is joining the company as Vice President of People and Operations while Regan Davis is joining as the Vice President of Enterprise Customer Success. On the heels of TapClicks'…

TransPerfect Introduces TransCEND 11 Secure Enterprise Document Management Platform

TransPerfect, the world's largest provider of language services and technology solutions, today announced the release of TransCEND 11, its proprietary enterprise document management platform. Built on TransPerfect's longstanding document collaboration technology, TransCEND provides enterprise clients with an enhanced user interface, a true Windows Explorer-type environment, flexible metadata editing, improved full-text keyword search with corresponding smart folders, and its trademark end-to-end security. As part of the…