February 12, 2024

Understanding the differences between a CMS and a CCMS

This presentation was recorded live at ISTC’s TCUK conference in September 2023.

The content management system you choose can dramatically impact the business ROI, the success of the product, onboarding, and customer stickiness. However, there is confusion in the area of content management over the terms Content Management System (CMS) and a Component Content Management System (CCMS), among others. It’s important to understand that there are many different types of platforms and their use cases are actually quite different. In his time at Paligo, Andrew has been asked many times what the difference between a CMS and CCMS is, so he’s here to attempt to clear up some of the misconceptions out there, and  help you make a truly informed choice.

By the end of this session you will:

  • Gain an understanding of the difference between CMS, CCMS, CDP, and headless.
  • Understand the pros and cons of each approach.
  • Have an idea of which system might be the right choice for you.

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