You want features?
We got features.

Foundation was designed from the ground up to create beautiful, functional, feature-rich sites for alt-weeklies. The platform includes hundreds of features for readers, editors, and publishers, all focused on leveraging an alt-weekly's strengths, providing useful and fun tools for readers, and making your website profitable.

  • All-in-one print and online solution
  • Flexible, extendible templating system
  • Hundreds of included components - create custom components or layouts anytime
  • Robust multi-server database cluster, web server cluster, and caching server

General Information pdf

FOUNDATION EASE-OF-USE SUMMARY

  • Website structure comes fully loaded with all admin tools and user-features ready to use.
  • Intuitive administrative and data-entry interface, specifically evolved for publications needs over 10 years and hundreds of publication staff.
  • Multiple staff can be in the system simultaneously, working on different data.
  • Web-based access to your database from any computer, anywhere (home, work, on the road).
  • Living website structure enables you to add components, or change configurations at any time.
  • Ability to add 3rd-party widgets, or basic HTML components wherever/whenever you want.
  • Choose from any of the system-standard data-driven components seen among any Foundation sites, or have us custom program new data-based components for your specific goals.
  • General FAQ for system basics reference.
  • Custom FAQ for managing your homepage.
  • Development Blog/newsletter for keeping updated on the latest enhancements and new feature rollouts.
  • Support-email for reaching staff with questions anytime.

SETUP INCLUDES

Foundation System Features pdf

ARTICLES AND BLOG CONTENT

IMAGES AND SLIDESHOWS

VIDEO AND AUDIO

LOCATIONS

EVENT/CALENDAR LISTING

FILMS AND MOVIE TIMES

LOGGED-IN MEMBER ADDED FEATURES

MOBILE

NEWSLETTERS

BEST OF

STAND-ALONE/STATIC/FORM PAGE NEEDS

ADS AND STATS

PRINT EXPORTS

SEARCH/ARCHIVES/BROWSEABILITY

MEMBER/COMMENT/SOCIAL TOOLS MANAGEMENT

SEO

OTHER SYSTEM CONVENIENCES

Technical Server/System Info

INFRASTRUCTURE

HARD SERVICES


Optional Add-On Modules

Cocktail Compass - Happy Hour Finder app for iPhone

Ticketing - Sell event tickets

Perks - Gift-certificate, ad exchange program

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† Indicates a feature that’s designed as an integration, dependent on your additional arrangements with a 3rd party.