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News!Site 5.5 Brings It All Together

Internet publishing has changed dramatically since we released the last version of our say the least!

In the meantime, we've kept up with the trends and changes one site at a time.  Thanks to the comments and suggestions of our customers, we compiled those ideas, plus a few of our own, and put them all into the newest version, News!Site 5.5.

We think you'll like the result.

New and Improved in News!Site 5.5
  • Video library displays on the homepage, in a gallery, or in articles.
  • Delays and closings module keeps your readers informed.
  • E!Editions for your print publication, special sections and circulars (requires services through 72dpi).
  • Advertiser roster keeps track of your customers.
  • Individual ad and advertiser statistics report your site's performance.
  • Revenue forecaster calculates your site earnings.
  • Go!Gedit online business directory with lots of revenue potential (additional charges apply).
  • Photo Gallery with bulk upload uses IPTC metadata (caption harvesting).
  • Built-in third-party content keeps your site fresh; turn sections on and off when you want.
  • Mobile version of site gives your readers the news on the go and has ad banner positions to sell!
  • Reader poll with added feature and more versatile placement.
  • Enhanced subscription and content security with new User Profiles.
  • CAPTCHA security passcodes reduce SPAM on Form!Builder forms.
  • Ask an Expert now faster, with a better design.
  • WYSIWYG text editor in Article Administration console enables unique article formatting.
  • Redesign your homepage with a few clicks.
  • Automated Google site maps built in to the software for enhanced SEO.
  • "Share" your content on social networks.
  • Tabbed homepage calendar makes finding events easier.
Our News!Site 5.5 software is inclusive.  There are no extra charges or hidden fees.  You can add services, as described in this Web site, but the majority of tools you need to build a successful online effort are included in the low monthly fee.

Standard News!Site Features
  • Database-driven administration through a form-based system (automation available).
  • Javascript-driven tabbed navigation that lets you add layers of navigation.
  • Automatically URL redirect a section or subsection to any other online location, without programming.
  • Easily schedule the launch and removal of sections and subsection.
  • Appearance Manager lets you control design and functionality with point and click technology.
  • Automated archiving controls how long stories appear on your site, or override it for uninterrupted display of content.
  • No special coding or skills required to link related stories.
  • Restrict access to online subscribers with a single setting in the intranet (requires Payment!Wizard).
  • Super Intranet lets you share content with other publications in your group.
  • Detailed site statistics in an easy to understand format or integrate third-party statistics modules.
  • Retiring Revenue report automatically reminds staff as ads approach expiration.
  • Keyword to URL filter turns text strings into clickable links.
  • Search the entire site, all sections, ads, photos and archives.
  • Use off-site scripts from third-party advertisers.
  • Upload text, photographs and graphics through the browser (automation available).
  • Relate videos to all your articles from your video library.
  • Select different "view" levels for articles; show only briefs, the entire story or in a new window.
  • Electronic Newsletter sends news, ads and weather notices in daily email on a schedule or as breaking news.
  • RSS, AP Atom or third-party feeds.
  • Create unlimited sections and subsections when you need them.
  • Post your story, brief, story photos, thumbnail, related videos and place it in the site from a single form.
  • Add graphics and icons as navigation links.
  • Post-date stories to launch later.
  • Submit, target and manage advertising with "point and click" ease, including auto start and stop run dates.
  • Create interactive reader polls and place them throughout the site.
  • Rotating homepage stories and photos.
  • Section landing pages.
  • Merchant pages help bring small businesses online easily.
  • Weather and radar maps from third-party providers.
  • Tag wire stories for easy purging later.
  • Interactive Guestbook can be used as moderated forums.
  • Coupon, photo and links galleries (with moderated public submission).
  • "Print This Story" and "Email This Story" article tools.
  • Update display advertising quickly, individually or in batches.
  • Readers can order print or online subscriptions through the Web site using Payment!Wizard.
And we haven't even mentioned all the revenue tools!  (See the Revenue section of this site for information!)

This is just a partial list of News!Site's capabilities!  As a database-driven CMS, News!Site is a flexible, intuitive and efficient way to keep your Web site up to date and relevant.  To schedule a demonstration of the software or for more information, contact us at

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