CMS Made Simple 1.6: Beginner's Guide, authored by Sofia Hauschildt and published by Packt, is a new book that newcomers can use to create professional-looking websites.

CMS Made Simple is an open source content management system that can be used to quickly build websites and manage their content with only a basic understanding of HTML and CSS.

This guide takes readers step-by-step through the process of building a website, from CMS installation to finished project. Along the way, web designers learn how to use modules, HTML/CSS templates and third-party extensions to build their websites from scratch.

CMS Made Simple 1.6: Beginner’s Guide uses a case study approach designed to help readers create engaging, effective and easy-to-use websites for businesses, clubs or organizations.

Among other techniques, readers will learn how to create pages and navigation, work with design and layout templates, use core modules to make customized forms and create users and set permissions. There’s also an e-commerce workshop that takes readers through the process of setting up an eStore and integrating PayPal into the checkout system.

This book is ideal for budding webmasters, designers and editors who are looking to create a professional and powerful website using CMS Made Simple.

CMS Made Simple 1.6: Beginner’s Guide, priced at US$ 44.99, is available now.