Ektron Releases 'An Ektron Developers Guide: Building an Ektron-Powered Website'

By Ektron, PRNE
Sunday, February 13, 2011

Book guides .NET developers through the steps of building an Ektron-powered corporate website

NASHUA, New Hampshire, February 14, 2011 - Ektron (www.ektron.com), a web content management, social software
and marketing optimization solutions provider, today announced the official
release of the "Ektron Developer's Guide: Building an Ektron Powered Website"
from Wiley Publishing. Authored by a trio of Ektron insiders, the 672-page
book escorts developers through the detailed steps of building a prototype
company site powered by Ektron CMS400.NET technology.

(Logo: photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100709/MM19483LOGO )

Ektron founder and CEO, Bill Rogers, Bill Cava, Chief Evangelist at
Ektron and Aniel Sud, Ektron CMS Architect have combined their joint
experience and expertise to provide developers with everything they need to
know about working with the popular and powerful Ektron web content
management platform.

The "Ektron Developer's Guide" walks developers through the process of
setting up, configuring, developing, testing and deploying a site using
established best practices and helpful tips. Each chapter focuses on the
implementation of a specific aspect of the site and offers an overview of the
technology. Step-by-step instructions walk developers through the process of
putting specific functionality into practice. By book's end, .NET developers
will have acquired a solid understanding of the internal workings of the
Ektron Framework as well as having built a comprehensive example website.

"Our goal was that upon completing 'Building an Ektron-Powered Website,'
.NET developers will have a complete and functional coded site that can be
used as a template for their future projects," said Bill Cava
(www.ektron.com/Resources/Blog-Hub), Chief Evangelist at Ektron.

The Ektron Developers Guide:

    - Introduces the web project methodology recommended by Ektron
    - Discusses core web content management concepts within the context of
      the sample site
    - Reviews the main elements of the sample site's homepage, the most
      visited part of the site
    - Explores the technology used to create a successful customer support
    - Highlights ways to implement social network software

The "Ektron Developer's Guide: Building an Ektron Powered Website" is
available now at online and brick-and-mortar booksellers, including Wiley
and Amazon.com
An interview with the authors was recently published on the Ektron website

About Ektron

By integrating web content management (WCM), marketing optimization and
social software, Ektron's software and solutions improve operational
efficiency, drive revenue growth and build customer loyalty. Ektron empowers
marketers to create, publish and optimize web content that engages, converts
and retains customers. Developers benefit from Ektron's extensibility and
commitment to the Microsoft .NET framework. Headquartered in Nashua, New
, with offices in Australia, Canada, Singapore and the United
, Ektron has more than 8,000 customers worldwide including Carnegie
Hall, Diageo, Home Depot, International Chamber of Commerce, Kodak,
Microsoft, NASDAQ, National Health Services UK, Saint-Gobain, The Law
Society, and the University of Notre Dame. For more information, please visit
www.ektron.com, www.ektron.co.uk or www.ektron.com.au.

Eric Darbe, +1-603-816-2052, eric.darbe at ektron.com, or Kyla Ruane, +1-978-474-1900, ektron at pancomm.com, both of Ektron

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