sportsnet.ca, Rogers Sportsnet
sportsnet.ca is the online home of Rogers Sportsnet, Canada’s 24-hour regional sports cable network. The site is home to comprehensive sports news, stats, commentary and user interaction, and is one of Canada’s most visited web properties. Client since 2005.
- Built the real-time data systems to handle all the scores and statistics.
- Set up the Bricolage CMS that runs all the news, blogs and columns.
- Integrated the Bricolage CMS with Sportsnet’s email vendor’s system to automate publishing daily newsletters.
- Set up a system that allows Sportsnet to send on-the-fly news alerts by email from the Bricolage CMS.
- Built WAP and iPhone support into the Bricolage CMS.
- Extended the Bricolage CMS to provide data to an iPad application.
- Integrated Facebook and Twitter streams into primary news flow.
- Trained Sportsnet editorial staff to update their website using Bricolage CMS.