Sophora CMS Powers German Sesame Street's Website
Sesamstrasse.de: At the virtual Sesame Street it is open house all day long, with support from the content management system Sophora.
The website attracts several million clicks per month. The website was developed by Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR) Online/Multimedia programming department, in cooperation with the Sesamstrasse editorial team at NDR.
At http://www.sesamstrasse.de/ you can visit the beloved plush stars with their unforgettable German voices at any time. The CMS Sophora takes care of the delivery of the multi-media content; whether it is roommates Ernie and Bert at home, Cookie Monster and his cookie search, a visit with Grover, or “The Rubber Ducky Song”, you will find films, images, games and songs all at a click away on Sesamstrasse.de.
“Via Sesamstrasse.de the NDR can offer children a safe online playground and an interactive varied extension of the TV format. For the integration of videos, images and editorial content, we have chosen Sophora (Translated).”
Niels Rasmussen, Director of Online and Multimedia Programming, Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR).
- Name: sesamstrasse.de
- Client(s): Sesamstraße, NDR (Norddeutscher Rundfunk)
- URL: http://www.sesamstrasse.de/
- Years: Since April 2012
- Summary: Parents and children have the opportunity to see short videos clips and episodes of the popular children’s program. The web portal is suitable for children and provides images, games and songs.
- Categories: Web, Mobile, Multimedia, TV
- Integration: subshell (CMS)
About Sesame Street
"Sesame Street is a long-running American children's television series. [...]The program is known for its educational content, and images communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, animation, short films, humor, and cultural references. The series premiered on November 10, 1969." || Source: Wikipedia | Authors: List of Authors | License: CC BY-SA 3.0.
"Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR) (North German Broadcasting) is a public radio and television broadcaster, based in Hamburg. In addition to the city-state of Hamburg, NDR transmits for the German states of Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and Schleswig-Holstein. NDR is a member of the ARD consortium." || Source: Wikipedia | Authors: List of Authors | License: CC BY-SA 3.0.