Test decision tree
This is the test decision tree body. This decision tree is a simple example of questions a potential GovCMS site owner might ask themsleves when determining the next steps for their GovCMS website.
Move off the platform
The option is always there to move to another platform. Perhaps you have your eye on a new platform as teh current one is not meeting your needs.
If you would like to discuss the future of your site you should discuss with the GovCMS team if you have concerns about the platform as a whole.
If you would like to understand more about what can be achieve with Drupal 9, please get in touch with Morpht to discuss some of the new features in Convivial for GovCMS such as personalisation, decision trees and good editor experience.
You have decided that moving off the platform is the best option.
Migrate to Drupal 9
Upgrading your Drupal 7 site is a sensible move. Now is the time to start thinking about the process as Novermber 2022 is not that far away. The GovCMS team expects there to be a rush towards the end of the year and so it makes sense to start planning now.
You have decided to upgrade your site.
As a result of this outcome you have been assigned the audience.upgrade intent. The content on the homepage will be personalised for this audience group.
Consolidating your site into another site is a viable option. Content can be selectively migrated into a pre-existing site and the current site can be retired. This is a sensible move if the current site has reached its "use by" date or if your overall strategy is to consolidate sites to a unified platform.
You have decided to consolidate your site.
Happy with Drupal 9 site
Sounds like you are happy with your current 9 website. Congratulations. Here's to the future.
You are happy with your Drupal 9 website.
Enhance your GovCMS Drupal 9 website
A website is never completed. Sites should adapt with the times and improve as they age. Consolidating and enhancing is a sensible approach to a website to keep it fresh.
You have decided to enhance your site to keep it fresh and relevant.
As a result of landing on this outcome you have received the audience.personalisation intent. The content on the homepage will be personalised for this audience.
Happy as is
You are not looking for a new site and are happy with your current solution.
You are happy with your current setup.
New GovCMS build on Drupal 9
GovCMS offers many advantages, espacially around security, procurement and ease of maintenance. Moving to GovCMS makes a lot of sense for agencies whole place high value on these priorities.
You are looking to engage a Drupal supplier for a new build.
No current site
You currently do not have a GovCMS website. You may be considering the pro and cons of moving onto the platform
You currently do not have a GovCMS website.
You are currently on the latest GovCMS version. That is a good place to be in because it will be well supported moving forward. When Drupal 10 is released the upgrade process should be relatively smooth with functionality and data retained with no need for extra development of migration.
Are you looking to get more from your website? It can potentially be enhanced or improved with new features.
You are on the lastest verison of Drupal.
A quick heads up - Drupal 7 is end of life in November 2022. All GovCMS 7 sites will need to be migrated to the new Drupal 9 version if they are to remain on the platform. This will necessitate a rebuild onto the new platform and a migration of your content if you wish to retain it. You have a few options on how to proceed.
You are on Drupal 7.
Are you aware of which version of GovCMS your site is running on? If it is the older Drupal 7 version then you should be considering an upgrade.
You do have a GovCMS website.