Developing Websites Using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5

Developing Websites Using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5 Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

This course introduces the concepts and skills necessary to build a website by using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5. It includes building an authoring system, creating and managing web content items, creating a change management framework, and delivering web content.

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Intended Audience for this Developing Websites Using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5 Course

  • » This course is designed for users who need to build a website and authoring system by using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5.

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Course Prerequisites for Developing Websites Using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5

  • » Experience with using HTML and CSS
  • » Experience in website development and maintenance
  • » Experience in existing workflow and security practices

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Developing Websites Using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5 Course Objectives

  • » Build a website by using IBM Web Content Manager
  • » Create components for reuse and ease of maintenance
  • » Create a content authoring system and authoring templates
  • » Create and manage web content items
  • » Create a content library and manage access to the library
  • » Add navigational components to a website
  • » Add personalization components to a website
  • » Use inline editing functions
  • » Create and work with draft items and publish the draft
  • » Provide secure user access to a website
  • » Implement change management practices
  • » Reference Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) files in presentation templates and components
  • » Describe and identify the components in the Content Template Catalog (CTC)
  • » Use IBM Site Builder to build various websites
  • » Use the IBM Mobile Preview for Digital Experience Software
  • » Install IBM Script Portlet
  • » Build applications by using the Script Portlet Editor

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Developing Websites Using IBM Web Content Manager 8.5 Course Outline

      1. Welcome
      2. Overview of IBM Web Content Manager
        1. Overview of IBM Web Content Manager
      3. Templates, components, items, and search
        1. Creating templates, components, and items
      4. Pages, portlets, and page templates
        1. Pages, portlets, and page templates
      5. Adding navigational components to your website
        1. Adding navigational components and search queries to a website
      6. Item management
        1. Item management
      7. Personalization and categories
        1. Personalization and categories
      8. Custom authoring features
        1. Custom authoring features
      9. Working with drafts, workflows, and projects
        1. Working with drafts, workflows, and projects
      10. User access and security
        1. User access and security
      11. IBM Web Content Manager content tags
      12. Content acquisition
      13. Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) in IBM Web Content Manager
        1. Adding CSS to your website
      14. Content Template Catalog (CTC) and Site Builder
        1. Working with Content Template Catalog (CTC) and Site Builder
        2. Working with the IBM Mobile Preview
      15. Introduction to the IBM Script Portlet
        1. Using the IBM Script Portlet
      16. Course summary

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  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
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