Umbraco

Umbraco is an open source CMS that gives you the best of both worlds - the lower costs associated with an open source solution, with the benefit of leading professional support and stability.

Umbraco is an established CMS suitable for enterprise level projects. It has been used to build more than 250,000 websites.

Our team of developers has helped customers including Guide Dogs, the Information Commissioners Office and Drinkaware transform their website using Umbraco CMS. We are a certified Umbraco partner with a team of Umbraco qualified developers.

Benefits of Umbraco

  • Lower costs
  • Easily manage content
  • Improve digital communications and services
  • Improve search engine optimisation
  • Simple for non-technical staff to manage

Umbraco features

Features for content editors:

  • Simple interface that is easy to use for non-technical staff
  • No annual subscription fees
  • Add metadata such as keywords, tags and categories to your content
  • Ideal for content driven websites – unlimited document types and properties
  • Simple management of all media types including images and videos
  • Create custom content types such as rich text, links, date pickers
  • Scheduled publishing
  • Versioning of content to safely revert back to earlier versions if needed
  • Create and edit content directly from Microsoft Word

Technical features:

  • Uses industry standard languages including HTML, CSS, jQuery and C#
  • Built on the Microsoft .NET framework
  • Easily integrate with any leading third party tool
  • Separate content from presentation
  • Built-in content cache and dynamic cache for macros gives great performance right out the box
  • Open API

Umbraco support

We have an enterprise level service agreement directly with Umbraco enabling us to benefit from the advice and support of their core development team when we need it.

We also make use of the large community of developers who share code, knowledge and add-on packages. The large Umbraco community often means projects can be delivered efficiently and any challenges can quickly be resolved.

As with all our development services you can benefit from our ongoing testing and support.