SiteWizard Company Blog

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SiteWizard provides social CMS website solutions for business, churches and non-profit agencies.
By SiteWizard LLC on 10/20/2011
You may have noticed some recent changes to SiteWizard CMS. We are proud to announce the following enhancements:

Improved Admin Interface The administrator interface has been redesigned making easier to use and more intuitive. The system now employs modal dialogs (floating windows) for most administrative tasks, allowing you to edit content without leaving the page. This provides a faster "inline editing" experience. Settings have also been reorganized using tabs and collapsible sections making it easier to find the setting you want without scrolling through a long list of options. Overall, the new admin interface has greatly improved the ease-of-use of SiteWizard CMS.

Updated HTML Technology All website designs (templates) built via the Skin Designer have been upgraded to XHTML with HTML 5 tag support. Previously many skins were running HTML 4 which caused Internet Explorer to run in "Quirks Mode" which turned off the latest HTML / CSS features. Now the latest web standards have been implemented...
By SiteWizard LLC on 5/17/2011
SiteWizard LLC is pleased to announce that we have upgraded our customers to SmarterMail Enterprise version 8.  This new version adds the following features: New Message NotificationsWith new messages notifications, users receive a notification that they’ve received a new message no matter which section of the interface they are viewing. Users can click on the notification to open the message or view the message from their inbox. Improved Contact SharingUsers can now download, save or send contact details in .CSV or vCard format, making it easy to share the email address or phone number of a friend or colleague in their SmarterMail address book. Touch-and-go FunctionalityEmailing a contact, mapping an address or adding an email address to your contacts list has never been easier. SmarterMail 8.x introduces clickable addresses, phone numbers and email addresses for click-to-map, click-to-call and click-to-mail functionality in messages, contact details, calendar items, tasks and notes. Improved synchronizationSmarterMail...
By SiteWizard LLC on 2/20/2011
SiteWizard LLC is proud to announce an enhancement to our Skin Designer.  We've added a new library of background designs.  The Skin Designer now offers over 600 options for background designs.  You can choose from the Standard background library (gradients and simple backgrounds) or choose Patterns/Tiles to pick from hundreds of repeating patterns.

Categories of the new Pattern/Tiles include:
  • Abstract
  • Animated
  • Clouds / Sky
  • Floral
  • Holiday / Special Occasion
  • Miscellaneous
  • Nature
  • Plaid
  • Polka Dot
  • Retro
  • Striped
To check out the new backgrounds, log into your website as an Administrator.  Go to Admin > Skin Designer.  Change the "Background Type" selection to "Pattern/Tiles".  Choose a Tile Category and you'll see a scrolling box with thumbnail images.  Click on any thumbnail image to preview.

We hope you enjoy this new addition!
By SiteWizard LLC on 1/7/2011
SiteWizard LLC has released two new videos that provide an introduction to SiteWizard CMS:What is SiteWizard CMS?Learn about the main features and uses of SiteWizard CMS, including: Content Management System (CMS) E-Commerce Email Marketing Company Intranet Company Extranet Watch Video:  What is SiteWizard CMS?Benefits of SiteWizard CMSLearn about the benefits of SiteWizard CMS.  See what our product can do for your business: Make Money Attract New Customers Engage Existing Clients Elevate Your Business Save Time and Money Watch Video:  Benefits of SiteWizard CMS...
By SiteWizard LLC on 12/28/2010
SiteWizard is proud to announce a new Module included in SiteWizard CMS:  Language Translation.  While our CMS product already supported creation of multilingual content, this new module handles translation automatically.  Your site administrator can drop the module into any page on your website.
By SiteWizard LLC on 12/28/2010
SiteWizard LLC is proud to announce the arrival of our new Page Wizard for SiteWizard CMS.  This feature greatly simplifies the process of creating new Pages which take advantage of the many Modules (features) built into SiteWizard CMS.
By SiteWizard LLC on 12/28/2010
SiteWizard LLC is proud to announce the arrival of our new SiteWizard CMS Control Panel.  This new feature streamlines the administrative process, making it faster and easier to change your website.  Next time you log into your website (with your administrative username) you will notice the new Control Panel at the top.

Here is a quick overview of the new Control Panel's features...
By SiteWizard LLC on 12/28/2010
SiteWizard LLC is proud to announce our new Social Bookmarks Module for SiteWizard CMS.  This Module allows site administrators to easily add social bookmarks / sharing to any Page on their site.  The Social Bookmarks Module is integrated with, allowing you to track your users' sharing/bookmark behavior.  Choose from multiple button styles and configuration options.
By SiteWizard LLC on 12/28/2010
SiteWizard LLC is proud to announce our new Maps & Directions Module for SiteWizard CMS.  This allows website administrators to easily add Google Maps and a Directions widget to your website.

To add the Maps & Directions Module to a Page:
  • Log into your website with your administrator account (Note: You created your own username when you built your site; Your username is not "admin" or "administrator").
  • In the Module section of the Control Panel, select New.
  • In the Module drop-down list, select Reference > Maps & Directions.
  • Fill out the rest of the Module information and click Add Module.
  • Click the Settings link to input an address and change display options.
By SiteWizard LLC on 11/20/2010
SiteWizard is happy to announce that we have increased our disk space limits for all SiteWizard CMS subscription plans.  We have more than doubled the web server space and email / file storage space.