City of Staunton, Virginia
The website for the city of Staunton, Virgina.
Staunton came to us with what is a common scenario for many older, first-generation sites: a home page in disarray and a cobbled together navigational strategy. Staunton's IT manager chose the Plone CMS to make the site more current, functional and user-friendly. After the initial installation, he sought our help to develop themeing that would inform and engage the tourist audience as well as meet the needs of Staunton's citizens.
We met with the IT department and the city's website development committee to determine design direction and site structure. Along with theme development, a new approach was needed to streamline Staunton's vast and complex site.
A city website is an ongoing and changing project. Plone is ideally suited for sites maintained by many departments with different needs and multiple content editors. Our implementation gave Staunton an easily maintained, beautiful design that is accessible, draws new visitors, and makes a vast amount of information available to its citizens.
Our relationship with Staunton's IT manager, Mike Bowen, has gone beyond the usual development phase to an ongoing partnership. Plone is technically very challenging and new functionality is constantly being developed. As his Plone consultant, we provide technical support, product advice, and real-time solutions.
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