Friday, 29 April 2016
This portal wants to combine in a simple and effective way all that belongs to St.Jerome Emiliani, and present the large Somascan family
Thanks to the help of all this website will become the first complete and comprehensive tool for all activities related to the founder St. Jerome Emiliani and the Somascan brothers and friends worldwide
A NETWORK IN THE NET: the extension .net of Somascan web site becomes metaphor of collecting, linking and merging data from each Somascan units. A network full of shared values, gathered with the forces of all those who will work on it
A SITE THAT SPEAKS IN 4 LANGUAGES
Italian, Spanish, English and Portuguese are the four languages in which the site is written and updated. Depending on the location, he recognizes and opens in the area of the world language in which it is opened to be explored
88 SITES IN ONE
Somaschi.net as a large network not only collects all the Somascan sites in the world, but it offers each Somascan unit space of a custom and self-managed website: at the moment there are 88 sites in one!
To the general part in which you enter information about St. Jerome and places of spirituality, subsidies, youth spaces, sisters congregations and lay movements, you add the customizable space for each of Somascan sites worldwide.
From Somasca to Rome, from Genoa to Madrid, but also from the Philippines headquarters to the Australians', from Africa to South America, every single Somascan unit has the possibility to add information, photos, videos and links to their local sites into the main site, independently and with equal expressive power
THE POWER OF MOVIES
Video traffic by next year will reach 70% of all global Internet traffic. The somaschi.net site has a video as a background to the initial home page and one for all the home pages of the associated sites. With this immediate visual language you can already understand things while starting site exploration
NEWS FROM THE SEATS
The News section offers the possibility to each Somascan unit to enter and share news from its territory. All local news are contained in the single belonging Somascan unit site, but they can also be inserted in the main home page of the site, in the section NEWS FROM HEADQUARTERS. Always up-to-date by date, all the news may be accompanied by photos, videos, attachments and links
On the Home Page of the site is also the section for news of Somascan Life, the official Somascans magazine; articles and news are arranged in order of date, such as those from homes.
A PANORAMIC GLANCE OVER THE SOMASCAN WORLD
In the section WHERE WE ARE, from the world map up to the individual village, you can see and reach every Somascan units worldwide. A few mouse clicks will get you everywhere, and you get to know where they are and especially what Somascans do in that place near or far.
All 88 sites in somaschi.net content can be updated remotely without any special programming knowledge or web languages. Just the time to write articles and post pictures or attachments, as if to a social network
This site opens a chance, in the hope that the work done so far may accompany a growing share in the future of the great Somascan family!