Simcha Guide - Content Management and Email
The Simcha Guide mission
is to create an online magazine for the community in which members of
the congregation can communicate and interact with one another. The
Simcha Guide are a magazine publishing company with a current world-wide
audience of 200,000 subscribers. Mac Expo was approached
to incorporate its popular Simcha Guide magazine for publishing on the
The magazine is very successful and wonderfully laid out, however
subscribers are use to its hard copy format and therefore reluctant
to move on to the web. Our job was to take the success of the magazine
and transfer it into an electronic medium where it would be attractive,
appealing, easy to use and navigate, thus keeping its subscribers
and transferring them on to the web.
Transfer the visual appeal of the magazine to
- Shift client database
Provide a good system for archiving old articles.
Allow online registration and subscription.
Create popular forums
Create online gallery
Create directories and a classified listings
Allow secure online credit card donations.
Allow online registration for events.
The Solution and Innovative Features
A framework was put into place so that with each issue of the magazine,
the colors on the site could be easily changed and the new articles
could be added.
The site was fully implemented and hosted on Mac Expo
The website continues to be a complete success. It allows The Simcha
Guide the ability to promote things which are happening between the
releases of the magazines without having to wait for them to go to
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