Craft

Below are all episodes tagged with the keyword “Craft.”

Platform Agnostic Add-on…

Apr 21, 2016 @ 11AM MT

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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Craft Ecommerce

Oct 08, 2015 @ 11AM MT

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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Fighting CMS Spam

Mar 26, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Spam. At best, it's annoying. At worst, it is dangerous for your site and even your server. Greg Aker joins the show to share his experiences and suggestions for fighting spam. He details solutions like Akismet, as well as custom client-side approaches. He also discusses how…

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Twig Templating for Craft

Jan 29, 2015 @ 11AM MT

We have Marion Newlevant on the show to demystify the underlying template code for Craft CMS: Twig. We compare Twig to other programming and templating languages, DRY approaches for templating in Craft, and explanations for the common functions in Twig. She also touches on common…

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Build Planning for CMSs

Nov 13, 2014 @ 11AM MT

How do you plan for your CMS project? Lea and Emily discuss the similarities and differences planning for their fave CMSs: ExpressionEngine, Craft and Statamic. We talk about what we did before, how it’s changed, how to choose between CMSs, how the client is involved, and how…

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Choosing a CMS

Jun 26, 2014 @ 11AM MT

Choosing a CMS isn't just a decision. It is (and should be) a process of research and evaluation. Special guest Stephanie Sullivan Rewis joins the show to discuss her process of choosing a content management system for her employer. She talks about requirements, from what she…

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Craft Plugins

Feb 06, 2014 @ 11AM MT

Craft CMS is a burgeoning platform with many ways to extend it. Ben Parizek stops by the show to explain how Craft became his company’s CMS of choice, how developing plugins for Craft is different and why it's a pleasure, what you need to keep in mind when developing for Craft,…

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Craft-y Sites

Oct 17, 2013 @ 11AM MT

Brandon Kelly joins the show to discuss his Craft CMS. We discuss how Craft is different from other CMSes and learn about the iterative development process Brandon and his team followed while building the CMS. Brandon details Craft's user experience features, templating, image…

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