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7 CMS Platforms for Hyperlocal Publishers

Stephanie Miles

7 CMS Platforms for Hyperlocal Publishers

Although many publishers have adapted general-purpose systems like WordPress and Drupal to meet their needs — and others, like Patch and Sacramento Press, have built their own technology platforms from scratch — new CMS platforms are being developed specifically with the needs of local and regional publishers in mind. Here are seven CMS platforms that publishers can use to run local news websites…