Content Management Systems

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Jun 02, 2016 @ 11AM MT

Connecting to 3rd Party…

Solspace founder and developer Mitchell Kimbrough returns to the show to discuss 3rd-party API integration. We talk about the importance of a discovery-first approach, test scripts that help you throughout the project, defining what constitutes a good API and the human aspects…

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Apr 21, 2016 @ 11AM MT

Platform Agnostic Add-on…

Platform-agnostic add-on dev. Sounds complicated, and it is. mithra62's Eric Lamb joins the show to explain his process for porting his Backup Pro add-on from one CMS to several others (and more in the future). Eric details the necessary process of abstracting the add-on to its…

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Feb 25, 2016 @ 11AM MT

Large EE Sites, Revisited,

EE expert Travis Smith returns to the show to revisit a topic from our EE Podcast days: large ExpressionEngine sites! Travis shares his updated statistics about the largest EE sites on the web today, as well as the factors that make a site large. We discuss how these statistics…

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Nov 19, 2015 @ 11AM MT

CartThrob for EE Ecommerce

Matt Weinberg returns to the show to discuss Vector Media Group’s recent acquisition of CartThrob, the ExpressionEngine ecommerce add-on. Not only do we dive into the technical aspects of ecommerce in an EE landscape, we talk about challenges regarding acquiring a product logistically,…

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Oct 22, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Statamic for Large-Scale…

​Can you run a large-scale site using a flat-file CMS? Daniel Fowler stops by the show to make the case for Statamic, the system he uses for The University of Georgia's College of Education's site. We chat not only about the technical considerations of Statamic for a large…

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Oct 08, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Craft Ecommerce

Pixel & Tonic's Luke Holder joins the show to talk ecommerce for Craft CMS. We first talk ecommerce in general, including the commonalities and challenges of all projects. We also discuss the importance of detailed discovery to not only determine the scope of ecommerce needs,…

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Aug 27, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Intermediate Perch: Runway,…

We dive deeper into Perch CMS with amillionmonkeys developer and director Phil Smith! We discuss the benefits of using Perch and what it's best suited for, his experience with Perch Runway and ecommerce with the Shop plugin, using an actual project as an example.

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Jul 16, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Intermediate Twig: Logic,…

Continuing our exploration of the Craft CMS, special guest Andrew Welch joins the show to talk about Twig, the underlying template language for Craft. Andrew dives deep into key features that developers should consider for faster, more efficient development: filters and macros.…

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