The Motive Web Design Glossary
Legacy content is information to be moved from
one format or system to another, e.g. from paper to web.
content may include human resources manuals, contracts, product specifications, contact
The process of moving content into a new format (or design) is typically
referred to as ‘migrating/migration’.
References and further reading
legacy content (CMS Watch)
An approach to auditing and integrating legacy content. Writen from
the perspective of moving to a Content Management System, but still
valid for smaller-scale redesign projects.
Motive Web Design Glossary Trivia