Universities have to adhere to a consistent content strategy and remain compliant with their high standards in terms of accessibility and security. Drupal ticks all the right boxes and hence stands tall among other CMS, making it ideal for making higher education websites.
The educational sector has improved management, teaching, and administrative processes by making them accessible, quick, and effective. It is now time for automating the examination process by using digital technology.
Introduction As one of the world's leading and largest graduate business schools, INSEAD offers participants a truly global educational experience. Established in 1957, the institution has a history of bringing an open-minded learning culture into its multi-campus model. Harvard Business School, INSEAD and ICFAI Business School Hyderabad are the world’s top three Business Case Study publishers.
Even though there are not many regulations in place for the academic sector, most world-renowned academic institutions have incorporated accessibility guidelines as their standard practices. By implementing it, they are supporting the right of disabled people to access the information. To make users aware of it, these universities have published their accessibility policies on their websites. Here are excerpts from accessibility statements published on some of the world's top university website's.
Organizations use to deliver annual reports to their different stakeholders to describe their operations and financial conditions for the past year. This is a routine activity for all Medium to Large scale organizations. Even in this digital era, organizations use to create these reports in PDF format, targeting users who use to print these reports to read them. Being in PDF format, users find it difficult to read online. Here comes the need of presenting it in an interactive format, where users can read it effortlessly and navigate to different sections as per their needs.
Over the past few years, the growth of digital wallet apps has been phenomenal. Driven by the adoption rate of mobile apps to check last-minute deals on travel, buy movie tickets, or order food – the digital wallet companies have grown along. Early adopters of these digital wallets were often digitally-savvy millennials that swayed for features that offered lower transaction time and convenience.
The Internet is a mission-critical infrastructure, for any nation. Increasingly government institutions are making their services available online to improve citizens' quality of life.
This era is marked by a constant technological breakthrough that repeatedly disrupts the business world. Professionals constantly re-educate themselves to outdo competition at a workplace. More than ever, Universities are facing fierce competition from online learning platforms that offer short, stackable certificate programs; and or blended online courses of great value.
Audeze is a company dedicated to manufacturing high end audio head phones and accessories that provide exceptional quality in rendering sound output. Its high quality build and state-of-the-art technological innovations put together by their talented team of engineers help to realize a product that is unique and render the most accurate sound reproduction available today, as mentioned in their website www.audeze.com. An important channel for their sales is their website. THE ENGAGEMENT Audeze approached Zyxware around the time they had ported from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Analytics have been evolving rapidly for quite some time now. Technology giants like Google and IBM have played a crucial role in democratizing it. Business organizations have started using AI based services massively for the betterment of their processes and improvement of efficiency. Right from marketing to operations management, AI based tools have started upending conventional tools. The insights delivered by Analytics help organizations in making crucial business decisions.
There has been an argument raging on the web that Drupal is a beast when it comes to building websites, or it is not as easy to build as WordPress but it is very secure and scalable. While others argue that Drupal is the best choice! Here we would like to point out what Drupal is best suited for when it comes to building websites.
Businesses are getting more stringent about choosing a platform that guarantees effective content marketing. Marketers expect to see compliance with web standards, scalability, integration and customization, all bundled in a single offering. Users are looking for an ideal platform that places more power in their hands. To obtain measurable Return on Investment (ROI), more and more marketers are beginning to rely on Drupal, and the reasons are remarkably striking.
Think about big names in the education sector and the technology happens to be Drupal. Harvard, Duke, Brown, and Rutgers University, all rely on the scalable, flexible, accessible Drupal platform to handle their content. Drupal core records ever-climbing usage statistics, showing a marked increase in popularity with every new version available in the market.
Learning to capitalize on the evolving digital revolution might be a daunting task for educational institutions but as Abraham Lincoln rightly pointed out: "If you ‘re not willing to learn, no one can help you. If you’re determined to learn, no one can stop you."
Drupal, an Open Source content management system has been gaining popularity over the last decade and is currently in use by reputed names such as The White House, UN, NBC, Ikea, Oxford University, Nike. Interestingly MIT, Stanford, and all Ivy League colleges use Drupal. Close to three-quarters of the top US universities use Drupal. So do many of the best university websites the world over.
Businesses are engaging in different innovative strategies to develop and deliver various digital marketing experiences across the market. Marketing strategies are spirally evolving. From a personal door-to-door marketing concept, the strategy has moved to wider mass marketing while delivering personalized content. Omnichannel marketing is about providing this experience consistently over all channels.
E-learning is rapidly transforming the education sector around the globe. A large number of corporations and educational institutions are switching over to e-learning due to the convenience and effectiveness it offers. E-learning is particularly useful for organizations that have offices in multiple locations and require an effective training solution that connects people at any given time, helps them achieve new competencies, launch new services/ products or improves skill sets, thus accelerating enterprise transformation and maximizing ROI.
Responsive sites and adaptive sites are the same in the sense that they both change appearance based on the browser environment they are being viewed on. One of the major challenges in creating a web design is how to create one that has lasting value, at least for a planned period of time. It is more likely that a first time visitor/customer may not be familiar with your products or services. There are other possibilities that your visitor is in a real hurry, or they’re on an iPad, at a coffee shop. Or maybe they’re on some device for which a website hasn’t been planned yet.
From schools to prestigious universities; Drupal is the preferred content management system for many higher education institutions across the world. In fact, today, almost 71 out of 100 top universities in the world including Harvard University, Stanford University, and Cambridge run on Drupal.
Theming in Drupal 8 is a lot different. This article gives you a comprehensive insight into how to port your Drupal 7 theme to Drupal 8.