What is Umbraco?
Umbraco is an open-source content management system, which allows you to build and create your website, apps or other solutions with all of the exact capabilities that you and your business want and need, straight out of the box.
Umbraco being open-source means it is completely free to download and use today. However, this free plan comes with no technical support or assistance. However, there are pricing plans you can choose that will give you access to a wealth of benefits.
WHY CHOOSE UMBRACO?
Umbraco prides itself on being streamlined, simple and easy to use unlike other content management systems, this allows people without experience of building a website to do exactly that, build their own website.
Key Features of Umbraco
- Fully flexible system
- Multi-Channel Delivery
- Truly headless integration
- Integration options with any extension you want/need
How Umbraco works is to create a tiered pricing structure, this means that the basic access is completely free, however, extra licences and support require paying for.
Umbraco Professional however comes with;
- Unlimited support for your site
- An individual onboarding programme
- Umbraco Licences for unlimited use of Forms, Deployment & TV Access
- A 20% discount on Umbraco Training
Other Umbraco costs & pricing levels worth taking note of are;
Umbraco Cloud is the Umbraco CMS hosted on Microsoft Azure. The source code is still open and Cloud comes packed with added features and improved developer workflows for upgrading, deploying changes and much more.
Umbraco Uno is Umbraco’s attempt at making digital business simpler for all.
The aim of this pricing plan is to bridge the gap between the flexibility of Umbraco and the need for technical skills. With numerous pre-built widgets, Umbraco Uno gives people the possibility to build a website from scratch without needing to write any code.
Umbraco Heartcore is Umbraco’s headless CMS that’s “heartful & hardcore”.
This is a pricing level aimed at developers that’s easily scalable as your business grows. Heartcore comes with a managed API, which means less time keeping your codebase up to date and more time working on creating an engaging front end that you can easily push to multiple devices, channels and platforms.
Like with any other CMS, we’d always advise ensuring you have an Umbraco master working on your project if possible, we outline this in our post 5 Reasons Why You Need An Umbraco Master Working On Your Next Project.
This brings us nicely to our next point…
HOW CODEMINERS CAN HELP YOUR UMBRACO PROJECT
As an Umbraco gold partner agency, the Codeminers web developer team have a wealth of experience in building Umbraco websites.
Hiring Umbraco masters like Codeminers will be well worth your time & money. We can help you integrate your content, marketing and eCommerce solutions that you need building into your new website. Our aim like you is to create a site that;
- Turns traffic into qualified leads
- Generates sales
- Offers a complete and engaging marketing experience
Keeping your audience returning again and again.
Whether you’re meeting with Umbraco for the first time, or you’re looking to work more effectively with the platform or certain plug-ins, we work with you and your team to deliver the right approach and help to meet your goals and KPIs.
To learn more about what we can offer and how we may be able to help you, get in touch with our expert team.