Content Management System

ShervinCMS:
website content management made easy.

ShervinCMS is a flexible, feature-rich content management system that empowers our clients to easily manage their website. ShervinCMS adapts to our creative process and fulfills the artistic vision of each website we design.

ShervinCMS is modular, and new features and functionality can be added easily. With its powerful ShervinCMS solution, Shervin is committed to helping our clients succeed on the web.

Key Features

  • No HTML knowledge required.
  • No need to install and maintain software on your desktop computer, everything is web-based and can be accessed from anywhere, the only thing you need is an Internet connection and a web browser.
  • Multiple ways to edit your content: Rich text editor (similar to a word processing interface), or full HTML source code.
  • Organize content in categories, use tags to sort entries.
  • Site search: ShervinCMS internal search engine is updated throughout the day with all changes to your site. No need for external crawler (Google, Bing, Yahoo!, etc.) which may or may not visit your site regularly to provide your visitors with accurate search results.
  • Predefined content types are available to enter different styles of content: Pages, Stories, News, Events, Image Gallery (with lightbox feature), Forums, etc. (other custom content types available upon request).
  • Automated URL creation: Each time new content is created, ShervinCMS generates a unique URL for that specific piece of content, following a predefined set of rules tailored to your needs. This allows you to link to a specific content item very easily. For example, yoursite.com/news/2010/07/content-title
  • Preview your content before publishing it.
  • Search engine friendly: ShervinCMS uses clean links, and valid HTML mark-up. This makes your site very friendly for search engines.
  • Web standards compliant: ShervinCMS uses web standards compliant techniques. This gives your website a greater visibility in search engine results, ensures cross-platform compatibility (software as well as hardware).
  • RSS feed: Visitors can subscribe to various RSS feeds and stay informed on relevant updates made to the site. The feeds are automatically updated when you add content to the site.
  • Social media: ShervinCMS supports integration with various social media services (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, etc.). For example, ShervinCMS can aggregate posts from these social media services and display them directly on your website, showcasing your involvement in social media, and increasing your visitor’s involvement with your brand.
  • Email list subscription: Allow your visitors to subscribe to your mailing list.
  • User comments: ShervinCMS provides the ability for visitors to post comments on the site.
  • ShervinCMS Mobile Plugin: Although the website will be viewable by any mobile device with a mobile web browser application, an optimized mobile version of the website can be provided if needed (optimized visual design, optimized navigation interface, bandwidth-optimized graphics, etc.).
  • ShervinCMS content management supports multiple content editors, with different access permissions.
  • Content moderation and revision.
  • Google Analytics integration: ShervinCMS uses the Google Analytics (GA) service. This allows you to learn more about where your visitors come from and how they interact with the site. More info on Google Analytics is available at http://www.google.com/analytics/
  • Chartbeat integration: ShervinCMS can integrate the Chartbeat service. This allows you to track in real-time how your visitors interact with your site. This is very useful for tracking the traffic generated by specific marketing events (email campaign, mass mailer, etc.). More info on Chartbeat is available at http://chartbeat.com/
  • Scalable and reliable web hosting platform using modern cloud computing technology. Your site is loaded across a large cluster of servers, and the traffic you receive is automatically load-balanced across the fleets of servers.
  • Website monitoring: ShervinCMS is monitored at 1 minute intervals by automated checks, with the Shervin team on call should there be an issue with your website.
  • Daily CMS database backup.
  • Favicon customization. A favicon (short for favourites icon), also known as a website icon, or bookmark icon is the icon typically shown by the web browser near the page title and address bar.
  • Anti spam: ShervinCMS can integrate the Mollom service. This automates the moderation of all visitor contributed content (online forms, etc.). This helps prevent content spam, etc. More info on Mollom is available at http://mollom.com/
  • The ShervinCMS content management system uses open source technology.
  • Optional features and functionality: Forums, e-commerce, online advertising management solution, etc.