Choosing the Right Content Management System (CMS)

When setting up a new website, the choices for a new content management system can be overwhelming. There are many out there and everyone has a different opinion about which one to use. So how do you pick the right one for you?

What Is Your Website’s Purpose?

The key to figuring out which CMS is by considering exactly what you want your website to accomplish. When you clearly define your endgame for your website you can start to compare different content management systems with your expected results.

Knowing this you can ensure that the CMS you choose has the right features you need. It is also important to consider scalability. If a CMS meets your current goals but not your projected goals then you might want to reconsider. You do not want to have to switch CMSs later, at least not frequently.

For our purposes on this website I will provide you with three solid options that will cover almost anyone’s needs. Remember we aren’t building a highly complex website for a multi-billion dollar company. So, these options will fit the widest audience.

Head to the next post, My Three Recommended Content Management System Options for Your Website, to continue your website journey!