Editors choice 1C-Bitrix for the site
For the development of the site 1C-Bitrix offers the product “1C-Bitrix: Site Management”, which is presented in 6 editions:
To choose the necessary editorial, you first need to decide on the tasks of your future site and its functionality – will it be a small corporate site, a large information portal or an online store?
Consider the main functionality of each edition and at the end summarize – for which site which edition should you choose.
1. First site
It contains a minimal set of functions for creating a simple business card site – managing the site structure, menus, access rights. Contains a module for creating information blocks, which allows you to conveniently manage “monotonous” content, that is, a certain template, for example, to display blog articles. At the same time, you can create no more than 2 information blocks and you can register up to 2 users. The cost of a license for 1 year is 1 990 rubles.
It is important to note that upon expiration of the license will continue to work, but with restrictions. The developers recommend renewing the license in order to be able to update the product, access to the Marketplace section and the opportunity to receive technical support in a priority mode (up to 6 business hours). If the license is renewed within 30 days after the expiration of its validity, then a discount is granted for the next year of the license – its cost will be 22% of the usual amount, if after 30 days – 60%.
From July 1, 2018 removed from sales.
“Start” includes the functionality of the previous edition, plus a module for monitoring performance, automatic setting of seo-parameters for the site, the ability to download data from cloud storages, a search module, authorization through social networks, a multilingual administrative interface.
In addition, the restriction on the number of information blocks and users is lifted.
This edition is suitable for creating a small corporate website. License cost – 5 400 rubles.
Here are added some very important modules, for example, “Proactive Defense”, which allows to increase the security of the site against hacking. In previous editions of this functionality is not.
Constant monitoring of the state of the resource is carried out and, if necessary, the site owner is shown a message about the performance decrease and a list of measures that must be taken to improve it.
There are modules for developing a mobile application for the site, a photo gallery, a module for creating a forum, a blog, and various polls.
Very useful modules – creating web forms and mailings. The first allows you to quickly create and manage forms, letter templates, and collects the results of filling out forms in one place – very convenient. The second module is designed to manage your website subscribers and newsletters or some important information on the subscriber database.
A license for a year costs 15,900 rubles.
This edition should be chosen for the development of a large information portal (but not an online store). Contains 38 different modules. Built in the possibility of A / B testing – you can evaluate the conversion of the site when making changes on it. In the current edition there are several ready-made A / B testing scenarios, for example, as a result of the test, you can see how the application of a new design or a change on the subscription page will affect the website conversion.
A / B testing in 1C-Bitrix
In this edition there is an opportunity to advertise on your site, you can customize the display of ads, limit the number of clicks on an advertising banner, etc.
You can create testing using the “Training, Testing” module. All information about testing is saved, the result is automatically calculated and the number of user attempts to get tested.
The Web Analytics module collects traffic statistics, information about visitors, the effectiveness of an advertising campaign, etc.
There is a separate module for users to communicate (Web-messenger), which takes place in the form of a chat; developers guarantee the security of message passing.
The next module, which is worth mentioning – “Calendar of events.” Fast, convenient event planning. You can customize the display of calendars for specific groups of users.
calendar of events
Here are the most interesting in our opinion modules of this edition, the rest will not be listed and considered – you can read about each in detail on the 1C-Bitrix website.
As you can see, this is already quite a powerful tool in which you can find almost all the necessary functionality for a large project. The cost of a license for 1 year is 52 900 rubles.
The following two editions contain the Online Store module. Therefore, for the online sale of goods you need to choose one of them.
From July 1, 2018 removed from sales.
5. Small business
Suitable for medium projects. It contains the basic necessary functionality for creating an online store: information blocks, a shopping catalog, web forms, mailings, a seo module, and so on.