How a Non-Profit Media Company Profits From Building Open Source Online Publishing Platform

Date Added: Jul 2009
Format: PDF

WNET.ORG (PBS) partnered with leading NYC digital firm Tierra Innovation to build a cost-effective Content Management System (CMS) on the WordPress Multi-User platform (WPMU). The Open Source platform is publicly available and has the potential to transform online publishing in other non-profit media organizations. Seeking a flexible, low-cost Content Management System (CMS) for creating and maintaining the websites that are so important to today's public media, WNET.ORG turned to Tierra Innovation to think through information architecture and possible software solutions.