Gutensite is a fairly new and unique content management system that’s free, but can be extended to unlock additional features for a small price. The design of the system and the design choices within their library are what makes this a distinctive system. Also, it’s an extremely easy to use system that offers extensibility as well as specialized modules for different functions.
This content management system is considered by many to be the best free online system available. For additional add-ons, users can pay for individual features including:
- E-commerce store
- Gutenshare intranet
- Live MLS feed
- SendStudio email marketing
The e-commerce store includes every resource needed to conduct business online. Product organization, advanced checkout filters, product details, coupons and custom filers are a few of the many features available. Both physical and digital products can be sold with instant downloads, memberships and registrations at the click of a button.
The Gutenshare intranet is a secure site that helps users manage employee information, administer and track products, share files, report employee hours, generate reports and organize client accounts. This is an all-in-one system to help ecommerce companies remain organized.
A live MLS feed is an attractive option for realtors that are members of various MLS organizations. This feed streams MLS information directly onto a website. It’s customizable to filter different types of data to different web pages, displaying photos and formatting the page display.
Another helpful feature is the addition of donations area. Although this is a free option for non-profit packages, an upgrade is available for business and individual sites. Included in the price is an IP address as well as an SSL certificate to ensure full security to its users and present a more reputable business.
Finally SendStudio email marketing is software that links directly to the website to send newsletters to its users and secure subscriptions. This is an additional feature that allows for customization. Furthermore, this application tracks campaigns, creates reports and statistics and manages multiple subscriptions.
Gutensite is an advanced yet inexpensive content management system that provides numerous features to suit the needs of every type of organization. The free edition is jam-packed with elements that are a necessity to business. Upgrades are available that provide further customization to the site. Gutensite is proving to be the best free online content management system available to date.