Content Management Systems

Technically speaking, a content management systems (CMS) is the place where content including text, image, video and audio assets is stored and then used to publish that content to a front-end presentation layer like a website, mobile application or other device. These days, however, content management systems have grown to encompass much more than a one-dimensional content database and now serve as the central hub for driving digital transformation.

Brightspot White Paper
Download this white paper for advice on choosing the best web content management system to deliver dynamic and personalized digital experiences.
Let's explore some key reasons you may need a content management system. With the right content management system, you can stay focused on your content creation and strategy, rather than get caught up in development lags and coding snags.
With thousands of CMS options on the market, choosing the right CMS can be a daunting prospect. Here, we take a side-by-side look at Brightspot and Drupal to help identify if Brightspot is the right CMS choice for your organization.
The Brightspot CMS and the world-class team behind it enable our customers—no matter their business logic, workflows or content types—to solve unique business challenges without having to compromise.

Check out our CMS guide to learn how Brightspot CMS can move your business forward, plus see videos and guides of our award-winning content-management system in action.
A composable DXP is a digital experience platform that is assembled from a series of best-of-breed solutions that work together via APIs and leverage microservices architecture. It's not one product, but a system that links products together and organizes assets as editable modules that are easy to find and update. Find out here why composable DXP matters to your business.
Today's content management systems provide flexible, scalable, customizable capabilities that extend well beyond simply managing content. Hence the introduction of the term digital experience platform to help classify the evolution of what a modern CMS is capable of supporting.
With thousands of CMS options on the market, choosing the right CMS can be a daunting prospect. Here, we take a side-by-side look at Brightspot and WordPress VIP to help identify if Brightspot is the right CMS choice for your organization.
When looking to optimize the productivity and flexibility of your digital operations, keep in mind the goals you’re trying to achieve and closely assess how your choice of CMS can support it. Here, we take a side-by-side look at how Brightspot CMS compares to Sitecore.
Organizations leverage a variety of programming languages to build content management systems. Among the most popular are C#, Java, PHP and Python. And though some technical experts will swear by their favorites, it begs the question—which is the best to use?
When you’re in the market for a new content management system, you can keep your publishers, developers and marketing teams happy by reading this first.
At Brightspot, we’re talking with customers every day about how to digitally transform their content experiences, and what they need most from their CMS solution. Here's what we're hearing about the most common challenges.
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A new breed of advanced content management systems are simple and intuitive for end users, but offer a sophistication and flexibility that was simply unimaginable a few years ago. Brightspot’s latest webinar explores these changes and the massive benefits they offer organizations looking to give their audiences convenient, consistent and engaging content at pace.