ShippingPosition Online

ShippingPosition newspaper is a weekly publication of First Mediacon Network Limited, a Lagos, Nigeria based media publications company. It specializes in timely maritime and shipping news in Nigeria. The online news website is a daily publications of similar maritime news and articles targeted at a much wider audience.

The online news publications website features a robust content management system based on the Drupal CMS (Drupal 6). It features an up-to-date web technologies like automated search engine submission, social media integration, semantic web technology (ie. OpenCalais, Apture, others), multiple points of outlet (ie. web, email, RSS, mobile, print, social media, etc), etc, all built around the robust content management system.

Although it runs an aging version of Drupal (Drupal 6), the clients are so comfortable and effective with it that they have so far been reluctant to upgrade.