Video: Which is the best content management system for my social media and website?

In this video, we explore the benefits of content management systems for heritage organisations and offer tips on how to choose the right one for them.

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Video: Which is the best content management system for my social media and website?

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Published: 2022
Resource type: Webinars and films

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Please attribute as: "Video: Which is the best content management system for my social media and website? (2022) by Laura Stanley, Charity Digital and Sam Coffey supported by The Heritage Fund, licensed under CC BY 4.0


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Digital Heritage Hub is managed by Arts Marketing Association (AMA) in partnership with The Heritage Digital Consortium and The University of Leeds. It has received Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and National Lottery funding, distributed by The Heritage Fund as part of their Digital Skills for Heritage initiative. Digital Heritage Hub is free and answers small to medium sized heritage organisations most pressing and frequently asked digital questions.

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