Sharepoint was originally created as a document sharing/management system that doubles as a collaboration platform and internal intranets, rather than be the backbone of a public-facing website. However, as with each new edition, it has gained more and more capabilities as a Content Management System, however, many limitations still remains.
First off, unlike other CMS like Drupal, it doesn't work out of the box, it needs a lot of customization before it is ready to face the world.
In the next few posts, we will go through different parts of the Sharepoint system, focusing on how to use it as a content management system for a website, as opposed to its collaboration capabilities.
Let's get started!