Modern experiences, modern CMS
Create, manage, and deliver personalized customer experiences everywhere, lightning-fast. It’s how a CMS should be.
Create it, personalize it, deliver it
Author captivating experiences
Drag and drop, then publish. XM Cloud offers marketers a slick and intuitive authoring and curating experience. The result? Building beautiful, high-impact digital experiences is a breeze.
Personalization made simple
Using real-time data and analytics, XM Cloud’s integrated personalization optimizes digital experiences and increases content relevance for your target audiences.
Best of all worlds
A hybrid headless solution means never compromising on content delivery. Our GraphQL-powered API-first framework and extensive integrations enable seamless customer experiences for both web and mobile, across varied channels and devices.
“Instead of taking a day to make an update, with XM Cloud we’re able to achieve the same in an hour."
Matt Allmark, Digital Strategy Lead, BDR Thermea
The value of a SaaS CMS
20% reduction in infrastructure costs by investing in a cloud headless architecture
Less reliance on IT
43% of marketers say they are less reliant on IT with a headless CMS
Future Market Insight, 2022
Personalized marketing cuts customer acquisition costs by 50%
Frequently asked questions
What are the benefits of using a CMS for businesses?A content management application like a CMS can streamline digital asset management, improve search engine optimization (SEO) rankings, and enhance digital experience. This leads to increased search engine visibility, higher conversions across multiple types of content, and better customer satisfaction as well as ease of use for end users like content editors.
The most popular CMS software often features user-friendly templates, drag-and-drop functionality, and cloud-based architecture for “anywhere” web content management and scalability.
The “best CMS” will vary, as small businesses will have different needs from brands that require enterprise content management, but there are a variety of modules and integrations, including plugins, that can increase the functionality and usability of CMSs to help brands realize the full potential of the tool.
How does a hybrid CMS support multichannel publishing?With the rise of digital channels and the increasing need to reach audiences across various channels, a hybrid content management system (CMS) plays a crucial role in managing and distributing content by supporting multichannel content delivery.
Unlike traditional CMS systems, a hybrid content management system combines the advantages of both a traditional and headless CMS. It allows businesses to create, organize, and publish content across multiple channels such as websites, social media platforms, mobile apps, and more. This helps increase brand visibility and overall customer engagement.
Sitecore was named a leader in hybrid headless CMS space. Read more
What are the differences between a traditional CMS, headless CMS, and hybrid headless CMS platforms?A traditional CMS, which includes website builders like WordPress, Wix, or Squarespace, is a software application that combines both the front-end presentation layer and the back-end content layer within a single system. This means it handles both content creation and presentation, making it more suitable for marketers.
On the other hand, a headless CMS separates the front-end presentation layer from the back-end content management layer. It focuses solely on managing content through an API, allowing greater flexibility in delivering content across multiple channels, making it more developer friendly.
Finally, a hybrid headless CMS, like Sitecore XM Cloud or Adobe Experience Manager, is a combination of both a traditional and a headless CMS. It provides a middle ground between the full control over presentation with traditional CMS and flexibility with headless architecture.
A hybrid headless CMS therefore enables marketers, developers, and designers to collaborate effectively. It empowers businesses to strike a balance between efficiency and innovation in delivering digital experiences across multiple channels.
How does a CMS enhance collaboration among teams?A CMS allows multiple users to access, edit, and review digital content simultaneously. It enables real-time collaboration, version control, and permissions management, fostering efficient communication and cross-functional collaboration among team members.
What are the security features typically found in a CMS?Security features found in CMSs include role-based access control, SSL encryption, regular software updates, and protection against security risks. This helps safeguard data and prevent unauthorized access.
How does a CMS integrate with other marketing technologies?CMS software integrates with other martech systems through APIs (Application Programming Interfaces). These integrations enable automated content distribution, email marketing, social media management, customer data management, analytics tracking, and personalized user experiences. Various technology providers offer add-ons that further enhance the capabilities of a CMS.
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