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Our web content management system can be used by any size organization. During your project, you will be assigned a program manager that will help launch your site and train you on how to use our system. In no time at all, the power will be put in your hands to update your site right through your browser. But if you do need help, we are always standing by to provide support.

Spotted Dog is a digital marketing and promotion company specializing in custom, turnkey and do-it-yourself solutions for virtually all brands and agencies.
New England Cable News (NECN) is a regional 24-hour cable news television network owned and operated by NBCUniversal (as part of the NBC Owned Television Stations division) serving the New England region of the United States.
EM Marketing is San Francisco-based Marketing Consulting and Contracting firm, specializing in product launches, customer acquisition, and mobile & social media marketing. They were looking for a platform that would be easy to update (CMS), that could be customizable, and was cost-effective.
Platformic now powers NewYork.com, which serves as an exclusive guide to all that New York City and State has to offer, employs its own staff of writers, videographers and hosts to create fresh content that is updated on a daily basis.
Local Beauty Insider is a lifestyle publication and companion website new to California's Central Valley. The site offers valuable and useful information that highlights local businesses and professionals, from doctors to heart-healthy restaurants to personal trainers to hairstylists.
Built for the Spirit of Boise Balloon Festival in Boise, Idaho, this site leverages several Platformic tools to provide a robust event website. Photos, Calendar of Events, Press Releases and more are all easily manipulated using Platformic.
Eventvibe is one of the first sites to use Platformic's technology. It is a promotional site that showcases a large number of photos and builds a community around music-related events happening around many major cities across the country. The site encourages user participation.
My Indie Nation is a music blog / zine based out of California's Central Valley. The site features mp3's, videos, original interviews and photos of bands and artists that stand out.
The Ocean Project advances ocean conservation in partnership with zoos, aquariums, and museums (ZAMs). They help them reach their millions of visitors and the public on the importance of conserving our ocean planet. Their aim is to help Partners effectively educate for conservation action.
The Avanti Home website showcases properties around San Diego and Las Vegas that are represented by Avanti Real Estate. Their listings are constantly updated using the Platformic form and photo gallery tools. The site uses a custom module developed using Platformic's API to display the listings. MLS listings are included on the site via an HTML code drop.
In a joint venture with Malcom Media, Peak Broadcasting recently launched California Ag Net, an interactive web destination targeted exclusively to serve the needs of the growing agribusiness sector of California's economy. The site offers dynamic, timely and relevant information on a daily basis.
Over 70,000 fans packed the park in 2010 to see Bret Michaels, Backstreet Boys, Macy Gray, Alex Band, Green River Ordinance, Ryan Star, Days Difference and more.
Here at the Platformic blog it's a pretty loose forum. While I don't really think that anyone is going to post a blog about their cats (well, maybe Eric might ...) we post about a range of stuff that might be of interest to a client of a CMS or someone looking to work on websites and although Platformic does not provide graphic design services we do work with a host of people who might be interested in graphics and for certain who at some times might use Photoshop so I wanted to share something that I learned today which blew me away (and I have been using Photoshop for 15 years now!)
Google recently announced that it has acquired a social RSS service called Postrank which is a huge indication of their commitment to their social strategy. It doesn't take a genius to figure out that this move is an indicator that social media and services continue to have a very big impact on the web as we know it today. The future will surely continue down the social road.

So what does Postrank do anyway? Here's a quote straight form their web site on the subject:

"Our platform tracks where and how users engage, and what they pay attention to — in real-time. PostRank social engagement data measures actual user activity, the most accurate indicator of the relevance and influence of a site, story, or author."
As sure as the sun will rise in the morning, your site users are going to end up hitting a 404 error page at some point or another. But what you provide them when they hit that pages can actually tell a lot about your site, and can help turn your what is technically a fail for the user into a win, if done properly.

By definition (remember when definition was pulled from encyclopedia rather than wikipedia? I guess I am dating myself somewhat here), a 404 page is:

"The 404 or Not Found error message is a HTTP standard response code indicating that the client was able to communicate with the server, but the server could not find what was requested. 404 errors should not be confused with "server not found" or similar errors, in which a connection to the destination server could not be made at all. A 404 error indicates that the requested resource may be available again in the future."