We rolled our own using drupal and the workflows module. It works along the lines you describe, with a multi-stage workflow with different workflows applied depending on the type of course being created. It tracks revisions and locks…"
"We ended up building our own module to handle the notion of groups and to manage access control. Each user is granted access to the site via their pubcookie login, and their ability to read/edit/create is managed via the module we wrote. Permissions…"
"We customized the pubcookie module:
We're using pubcookie in most of our webapps for quasi-single sign on. We've had it running for ~3 years now in drupal. Overall it's worked out well. Our…"
"Like everyone, we're struggling with this. We've been experimenting with things and have a couple of things on the drawing board.
First, for critical communications, we've been trying a new approach where we intercept logins to…"
"My office, Web services, is comprised of 5 folks including myself: 1 project manager/dept head, 1 sysadmin/programmer, and 3 programmers. We report up through IT. The college's website is managed via a couple of committees, chiefly an internet…"
"We had a similar problem - 100's of independent word files, often multiple copies of the same course in different files, and a complex workflow.
We re-engineered this over the winter and for the most part have removed MS Word from the…"
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"We have started the move to make all our sites HTTPS. With our InCommon membership (paid by our State Chancellor's Ofice), we get free certificates, so there is no ongoing costs.
In 2014, Google said they give some SEO bumps to HTTPS sites.…"
"Yep, I got the same messages. Some of our sites use SSL and we've been talking about migrating all the rest our sites for a while now. I suspect we will be doing it rather than just talking about it sooner rather than later now. :\"
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"Hi Samuel – WordPress will be a good choice for this kind of project. Can you let us know more about what features you are thinking of adding? It seems to me that a combination of a WordPress site and tightly integrated social media channels…"