Customized Website Builder for Vodafone Germany Launched

Cabanova GmbH has launched a customized website builder for Vodafone franchise partners in Germany. Based on the powerful Cabanova sitebuilder, this customized version provides tailor-made solutions for both Vodafone GmbH and its franchise store operators. The stores now have an easy to use tool available to quickly build a website that looks great, and Vodafone is able to keep all these websites up to date via a centralized content management system.

Customized Website Builder for Vodafone Germany - Published Website

The customization included creating a special template in Vodafone style, restricting what the franchisee can do inside the editor, and creating new specialized plug-ins. The most significant feature is a complete content management tool. Vodafone content editors have the ability to edit certain areas of the websites, allowing them to keep all the sites up to date with the latest phones, news and special offers. The franchisees love this feature too, because they can focus on their daily business selling phones and contracts at their shops, knowing that they don’t need to spend hours each week trying to keep their sites up to date.

Customized Website Builder - Editor
 

Advantages for the Vodafone Stores

  • Easy to build website
    The website can be built quickly and easily using the intuitive drag and drop interface. No technical skills or programming is required.
  • Great value for money
    Instead of paying an Internet agency thousands of euros a year to get their website programmed and maintained, they now pay a very low monthly fee.
  • Professional communication
    Vodafone has very precise guidelines defining how a website must look in order to maintain a consistent corporate identity. Using the Cabanova customized website builder the Vodafone store doesn’t need to learn these rules because all sites are automatically styleguide conform.
  • Tailor-made modules
    New modules have been created especially for the Vodafone sitebuilder. For example, at the click of a button a module displaying the latest mobile phones can be inserted onto a page.
  • Website is always up to date
    Because Vodafone maintains large portions of the website, it is always up to date with the latest phones, tariffs and special offers, whether the Vodafone shop owner logs in and edits their website or not.
  • Optimized for SEO
    It is important that the websites can be found in the major search engines, and with the Cabanova customized website builder all the necessary tools and optimized HTML source code are provided.

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Advantages for Vodafone GmbH

  • Value-added service for dealers
    The dealers are provided with a customized tool that saves them time and money. They don’t need to learn the Vodafone corporate identity or spend thousands of euros getting their websites programmed.
  • Franchisee websites are kept up to date
    Without a centralized website builder, Vodafone has no control over the content in the individual store sites. With the Cabanova customized sitebuilder, Vodafone has complete control over major sections of all the websites, enabling them to keep the content up to date, and communicate exactly what they want.
  • Address more potential end-consumers
    Because of the advantages of the new sitebuilder, more Vodafone stores create websites, widening the potential reach of Vodafone, whilst maintaining the regional character of each website.
  • New communication channel
    With these websites a new communication channel has been created, providing Vodafone with a new way to provide regional information, special offers, competitions etc.

If you think a customized Cabanova website builder can benefit your company too, please contact us today – getting set up is probably a smaller investment than you expect!

 

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50 new templates for the spring

The first rays of the sun are about to shine through – spring is waiting just around the corner.

This could be the right time to give your website a spring sparkle, time for a new and up to date design.

Your new website design is just a few mouse-clicks away! Simply choose a new design, format the content and your website will be shiny and new. It’s quick, easy, and doesn’t cost you a penny more to impress your visitors with a website refresh.

Here is a preview of the new creative template designs:
(Click the image to open in full size)

We invite you to dig in to our beautiful new templates right away and as always to enjoy your sitebuilding experience!

For New Users: You can try them out directly in the sitebuilder. Simply create a new free website, choose one of the templates (you will find them showcased in the section “New Template”) and get creative!

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Donate 1 euro and receive a 50% discount

Donate 1 euro and receive a 50% discount

More than 2000 km from Bucharest to Düsseldorf

Donate 1 euro and receive a 50% discountCabanova is sponsoring an unusual bet. Sebastian Schmitz (Manager Cabanova) will try to cycle the distance from Bucharest to Düsseldorf. For every traveled kilometer, Cabanova will donate 1 euro to the SOS Children’s Villages Bucharest.

The Cabanova users can get involved in this event too. For every donation of minimum 1 euro they will receive a discount code.

Great 50% discount on every new order placed for a website package or domain name

Great 50% discount on every new order placed for a website package or domain name

As soon as you’ve made a minimum donation of 1 euro, you will receive a discount coupon code. When you place an order at Cabanova, please enter this code in the checkout page and you will instantly get a 50% discount. The coupon code is valid until 31st of October 2013 and can be used for every new website package (Business or Shop) or domain name. Depending on your order details, you can save more than 200 euros.

The discount coupon can be obtained until the 21st of July 2013, end-date of the route Bucharest-Düsseldorf.

Other details about the cycling race from Bucharest to Düsseldorf, including Live Tracking, route, guestbook, and more you will find here: http://www.ro2de.org

» Donate now a minimum 1 euro and get your 50% discount code.

You can do it Sebastian! We wish you an easy journey and hope to see you arrive safely in Düsseldorf. All the Cabanova Team is keeping their fingers crossed for you to meet this challenge head on.

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Save 50% with the Cabanova spring refresher

Super spring fever 50% domain discount

Spring is upon us once again and to get you warmed up and ready for the summer we have a hot deal to offer you.

Get a scorching 50% discount on domains with our most popular endings (e.g. .com, .co.uk, .net, .info, .org and many more) when you use the discount coupon code “SPRING”.

Attract more visitors to your website with multiple domains

A well selected domain name can help increase traffic to your website.

For example, if your domain contains keywords that people use to search at Google and co. you have a higher chance that your website will have a better placement in the search engine results. This leads to more visitors to your site which in turn can increase your number of customers and revenue!

You can multiply this effect at Cabanova because you can attach more than one domain to a single website.

Check to see if the domains you need are available now, and save a refreshing 50%!

* Offer applies only to new domain registrations. Prices exclude 19% sales tax.

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Beautify the photos in your website

Beautify the photos in your website

You can now enhance any images you have in your Cabanova website with Pixlr, the powerful online picture editing platform. Choose from a huge selection of adjustments, effects, overlays, borders, stickers and more.

Whether you want to get rid of red eyes, whiten teeth, add vintage effects, fireworks or textures, you can do it all (and much more) in just a few mouse clicks.

Here’s how you use it:

1. Select an image [a] in your website and in the “Format” [b] menu hit “Edit” [c]. Then select “Pixlr Express” [d] for quick and easy image manipulation, or “Pixlr Advanced” [e] for loads of extra tools and options.

Edit the photos in your website

2. Pixlr will load in a new browser window. Edit your image, and when you are finished hit “Save”, and your image will be updated in your Cabanova website.

Edit, add effects & save your website images

You can also check out our online instructions on how to use the pixlr express image editor and the pixlr advanced image editor to enhance the photos in your website.

Try it out now!

http://www.cabanova.com/help/Knowledgebase/Article/View/1219/17/how-to-edit-your-website-images-with-the-pixlr-express-image-editor
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