Cookie Jar Web Content Management

Cookie Jar is web content management system designed for business teams. Cookie Jar gives business users the freedom to manage their information for all marketing channels via the web, in real time minimising the involvement of IT.

As a robust and fully supported solution with integrated marketing campaign, reporting and analytics capabilities, Cookie Jar improves the delivery of your messaging, content and site conversion rates.  In addition, the integrated SEO, targeting and personalisation tools allow for an increased focus on your customers' needs and behaviour, bringing them closer to your products and services.

  • Content Aggregation & Authoring

    • XHTML (Strict or 1.1) WYSIWYG browser based editor enforcing open standards

    • Copy and paste enabled with XHTML cleaning

    • In-context Editing

    • Cleans Microsoft Word and Office documents to text with appropriately formatted styles

    • Manages content in multiple languages

    • Interaction with web services/REST/SOAP

    • XML/XHTML source code editor

    • Manage and version images, and digital assets

    • Accessibility preview mode

    • Built in table editor

    • Configurable toolbar

    • Share content objects across multiple sites

    • Dynamic page preview

    • Dynamic link management with link checking

    • Dynamic menu and breadcrumb trail generation

  • Localisation

    • Multi-lingual versions of the same element of content managed side by side in the editor

    • Non western (double byte) character sets are supported as standard

    • Multi-lingual spell checker and custom dictionary

    • Multi-lingual management of documents and images

  • Site Design

    • No design constraints

    • Integrates with any page design

    • Integrates with Flash and Director

    • Modular, flexible JSP template system

    • Dynamically resizes images on the fly

  • Site Templates

    • Templates conform with XHTML 1.1 strict

    • Develop templates with any development tools

    • Uses Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

    • Dynamic Template switching for different output devices and content channels

    • XSLT Style Sheet Support

  • Access Security

    • Comprehensive browser based administration

    • Role, content and user based security

    • Multi-site management

    • Create unlimited user groups with unlimited levels of permissions

    • Lock user groups to particular content folders

    • Extendable fields for each user group

    • Easy sign up through web interface to multiple groups

    • Configurable notification emails

  • Search

    • Built in, extensible, Lucene search engine

    • Soundex Searching

    • “Did you mean” functionality

    • Search across text, images and documents

  • Editing/Workflow

    • Easy to use, fast, intuitive interface

    • WYSIWYG editing

    • Page locking for team working

    • Automatic workflow email notifications

    • Assign access-rights to specific areas of content

    • Comments log for each article of content

    • Advanced workflow rules

    • Encrypted md5 hashed strong passwords

    • SSL ready

    • Java based user authentication

  • Versioning

    • Page versioning, archiving and roll back

    • Page expiry and live dates

    • Automatic date / time stamping

    • Full history/versioning of websites - roll forward or back to any version

    • Full history/versioning of individual articles and user edits log

    • Full versioning of content folders, page sections, images and digital assets

  • Personalisation & behavioural targeting

    • Database-driven with dynamic page generation

    • Built-in site membership and log-in capabilities

    • Configurable metadata categories

    • Content delivery based on user profiles

    • Content delivery based on site usage

    • Content delivery based on Geo-location

    • Integrated content tagging for personalised content delivery

  • Reporting / Analytics

    • Site usage/click through trail

    • In depth web analytics

    • Keyword and referral analysis

    • Browser / Geography / Search reports

    • Link checker

    • User access logging

    • Integrates with Analytics Applications such as Google Analytics

  • Publishing

    • Automatic site-map creation

    • Preview new/updated pages

    • Preview entire site before publishing

    • Publishes changes immediately

    • Publish content to multiple sites/domains

    • Patch one off pages quickly

  • Syndication

    • 2-way RSS syndicated news feeds; both import and export

    • Web Services ready

    • XML import and export on demand

    • Support for article group linking

  • Metadata

    • Manage meta data throughout the hierarchy or down to page level granularity

    • Dublin Core meta data for images and digital assets

    • Integrated content tagging – collaborative categorisation and personalisation

  • Email Management

    • Email marketing

    • Send marketing emails

    • Personalise email content

    • Automatically pull content for personalised emails from the website

    • Tag and archive emails on the website

    • Track read rates

    • Track click through rates to the site

    • Manage un-subscribes

    • Automatically clean email lists

    • Import/export email lists

  • Technical Architecture

    • Open Architecture uses XML, JBDC, Java, JSP and tag libraries

    • Interaction with external system via XML

    • Standard encryption technology support

    • Written in 100% Java

    • Runs on any Java (JSP 2.0) compliant application server (Jakarta Tomcat, BEA Weblogic)

    • Runs on any Java compliant operating system (Windows, Solaris, Linux, Mac, FreeBSD)

    • Runs on any JDBC compliant database (MySQL, MS SQL Server, Oracle)

    • Built on solid OO principles; extendable, scalable and reliable.

    • Configurable caching tags for extreme performance

    • FSA-accredited security

    • Host with Solid State Group, or with your own provider

    • Regular point upgrades

  • Interactive Elements

    • Competitions, both web based and SMS

    • Integrated forums with swear filters and moderator tools

    • Integrates postcode lookup using the Post Office web service (Post Office fees apply)

    • Easy web form builder, for collecting, emailing and storing information

    • Online quiz creator and reports

    • Online Poll creator and reports

    • Integrated events calendar, event booking and reporting

    • eCommerce shopping cart and checkout process

    • SagePay, WorldPay and Paypal integration

    • Create PDF’s dynamically from website content

  • Web 2.0

    • Page-based commenting with moderation

    • Article ratings

    • 2-way Twitter Integration

  • Accessibility

    • WYSIWIG toolbar button to help validate for accessibility compliance

    • Configurable to WACG A, AA or AAA standard

    • Forces key accessibility issues such as alt tags for images

    • Forces XHTML 1.1 compliancy

  • Search Engine Optimisation

    • Vanity URLs, create shorter, more concise web addresses that are search engine friendly

    • 3 types of meta data allow content to be classified correctly by search engines

    • URLs appear in / notation; no ugly query strings

    • Link checking ensures all internal links are correct

    • Integrated tagging of content creates higher keyword density within articles, and allows browsing by topic as well as hierarchy

    • Automatic page titles, or override as required

    • Separate style sheet configured for search engines

    • Create more links to relevant content using article auto-linking

    • XML sitemaps to aid search engines to spider content pages