DataFlex Content Manager is a user friendly, web-based system for creating, maintaining, organizing and publishing website content.
With an intuitive interface and support for each step of the content management process, DataFlex Content Manager provides a powerful yet easy to use environment within which to manage websites.
You can download and try a free Personal Edition of DataFlex Content Manager, for non-commercial use.
For businesses, commercial licences must be purchased to use DataFlex Content Manager to build and run websites.
Once your website has been designed, completed and published, you have the task of keeping the content up to date and relevant. DataFlex Content Manager makes it easy for you to take control of your website and keep it maintained, without the costs of using a third party.
The interface is clear and can be quickly mastered by users with or without technical expertise. Because DataFlex Content Manager is so easy to use, you will be more likely to keep your web pages maintained and up to date. Instead of having to rely on a web designer to make changes to the website content for you, with DataFlex Content Manager, you can easily do it yourself.
There are a number of key benefits offered by DataFlex Content Manager that help you to set up and maintain your business website, these include:
responsive layout so your websites are easy to use regardless of the screen resolution or device being used
built-in support for PayPal
a webshop module
a multi-lingual studio, enabling you to operate in Danish, German and Dutch
different levels of access for users and roles
built-in support for linking to all the main social media sites, e.g., LinkedIn and Facebook
a template for customers to subscribe to your company newsletter
a blog template
When you first use DataFlex Content Manager youll see there is a template website already there, illustrating the different page styles you can use. You can experiment with this website to see how your menu structure will look and try out the styles you want to use.
The use of responsive layout means your websites work well on all screen sizes and devices with the minimum of scrolling and resizing.
Because DataFlex Content Manager is a web-based tool, you can access it and manage your website from anywhere, as long as you have Internet access. You dont need to worry about security, as that is taken care of via password controlled access.
Within DataFlex Content Manager there are two main parts:
The Site Manager, from which you can perform administrative tasks for your websites, such as creating and deleting websites and the users who can access them.
The Studio, is the systems browser-based, content authoring and site management component. Users can work on site content or administration anytime, anywhere without the need to install any special software. Using DataFlex Content Manager Studio, authors develop and maintain content in a word processing-like environment. Then, with a click of the mouse, their content is stored in a database on a web server, ready to publish.
DataFlex Content Manager has the following main features:
a WYSIWYG editor with predefined styles to maintain consistency
a Search facility
a choice of page types to suit the type of information you want to present
a publish option, so pages can remain unpublished until they are complete
colours, fonts and text sizes can all be changed to reflect your corporate identity
automatically generated Sitemap.xml and robots.txt files for improved Search Engine Optimisation
DataFlex Content Manager itself is built with DataFlex - an advanced system designed for developing database applications for Windows and the web.