Nextsense webBuilder

Every day employees in different industries are faced with the challenges of increased productivity and the desire to publish information on the Internet without any knowledge of the HTML code. Content Management Systems, among which is the Nextsense webBuilder, can provide this.

webBuilder is a product made by Nextsense as a result of its constant development since 2001 and it’s continuous upgrading and enhancement.

webBuilder 3.0 is a highly functional, web-based content management system, that offers high flexibility regarding content upload, editing, and placement within the web page. webBuilder 3.0 offers many modules that satisfy the customer needs for building a complete web site, with all the necessary elements, while following the actual W3C standards. The application follows the modern trends for web content management like Search engine optimization (SEO) and adjustable URL addresses, and provides identical look in all web-browsers.

The basic features of webBuilder are:

  • Web based administration interface accessible thru all standard internet browsers
  • Drag & Drop content management
  • Easily creating navigational menus and content hierarchy
  • WYSIWG HTML Editor
  • Multiple web administration, in the same time, in separate content pages
  • Standard look of all content based on templates and corporate standards
  • Flexible defining of the look and place of the content
  • Automated actions for articles introduction, content review etc.

CMS features

Articles – simple and flexible module to work with articles; lining them by using the drag & drop functionality. Easy to build any static HTML content, supporting CSS, JavaScript, Flash and other technologies.

  • User-friendly interface
  • WYSIWYG HTML content editor
  • Article summary and full content view
  • News type of article, with validation date option
  • RSS, define the article as part of RSS Feed
  • Create content with Related articles
  • Setting permissions for content edits and publishing
  • Creating content without previous knowledge of HTML
  • Adding pictures, links, animations, advanced text editing

TOC – module for generating menus (table of contents) with XSLT templates to display the menu.

Questionnaire – Module for gathering public opinion on specific theme

  • Related with certain key word
  • Multi-voting option
  • One-time voting
  • Any time examination of the present results
  • Administrative panel for web editors

News - associated with articles module. In this module the selected articles are listed as news, depending on their date of expiry and language

Breadcrumb – this is a navigation aid. It gives users a way to keep track of their locations in the web site. The menu is built dynamically

Group container – general concept for content grouping

Protection of public content - protection of categories of public websites from unregistered customers, or users who do not have permission to access them. Defining the different levels of users, and assigning groups of users who may access certain categories.

Galleries – module to work with photo and video galleries. Easy implementation of any type of galleries by using the XSLT transformation, whether it comes to HTML / JavaScript or Adobe Flash gallery

  • User-friendly interface
  • Easily adds images and their layout
  • Additional information about each image - title, description, link, …
  • Thumbnails, selection of small photos

Compatible with external web services (exchange rate, weather forecast, cost per stock on the stock exchange, ...)

SQL and XML mode - Each instance of the CMS can be set in SQL or in XML mode with caching XML documents for better performances

Administration management – management of web administrators and publishers, with multiple levels of access rights

  • Web administrators login
  • Regulation for registration of New user
  • Regulation for forgotten password
  • Regulation to change password

Caching - concept of caching the data sets, based on the unchanged status of documents, which are carriers of data from the web site, which significantly speeds up the loading of pages. A simple way of plugging in and off the caching.

Staging / publish - Concept for separate settings of data that are in process of preparation and data that are publicly available. Opportunity to review the contents before they are published on live web server.

RSS – feed in which the display articles that are marked as RSS, sorted descending by date of creation and that are related to RSS Feed-enabled with a common RSS keyword.

Multilingualism - an opportunity to build an unlimited number of instances of additional language versions

Search Engine - module to search through the site and display the search results

  • User-friendly interface
  • XSLT templates to display the results
  • Lucene engine to index the contents of the site. Indexing is on the principle of "surfing" the site, that way all the content is indexed and can be reached via links
  • Excellent performance search
  • “No search result” text that can be changed by the administrator using WYSIWYG content editor
  • Articles search and related documents search (DOCs, PDFs, ...)

Site map – map of all categories on the web site, ordered in hieratical structure

Contact form - with integrated client validation scripts

Google maps, integration