Beyond WordPress: How to Choose the Right CMS

  • Room: Grand EF
  • Session Number: FSESS20
Friday, May 05, 2017: 4:45 PM - 5:30 PM


Emily Lewis
Partner, Lead Developer
Bright Umbrella
Lea Alcantara
Partner, Lead Designer
Bright Umbrella


Is it just too hard to add and customize content on your WordPress-driven site? Are you concerned about speed as your mobile user base grows? What about SEO? While WordPress is a well-known content management system (CMS), there are drawbacks that can be limiting. It simply isn’t the right fit for every website. But how do you know what is?

In this session, you'll learn how to improve workflows and enhance design with secure, robust and user-friendly CMSs that aren’t WordPress. Emily Lewis and Lea Alcantara, the CMS experts at Bright Umbrella, will detail the advancements in content management that help make your life (and your job!) easier.

Three Audience Takeaways

  • A step-by-step process to evaluate CMSs
  • Key ways CMSs can save you time and money
  • Top 3 alternatives to WordPress