Next.js In Review: An Exceptional Experience for Developers Building on a Headless CMS

Facebook's React  UI framework, introduced in 2013, has been a trailblazer in the frontend world since its introduction. Developing dynamic websites with rich functionality was hard back then, and many devs (and upper management) considered Java

UI Development with Flutter: First Impressions

Organizations across every industry are laying plans to provide a mobile app to access their services. And with nearly 90% of mobile internet time spent in apps, it’s not hard to see why.  While the web dev world has spent its time solving probl

REST APIs vs GraphQL: Both Have Their Strengths for a Headless CMS

While the advantages and disadvantages of both REST APIs and GraphQL have been hotly debated in recent years, the reality is that both approaches have their uses. The standardization that GraphQL provides also brings limitations that only REST APIs c

RedwoodJS: A Rails-Inspired Experience for Full-Stack Javascript

When Jordan Walke first released React.js in 2013, it was a revolutionary moment for many frontend developers. Using a virtual DOM and one-way data flow, he greatly simplified reasoning about web applications compared to other approaches at the time.

Git-based CMS: What It Is, and Why You Need It

Software projects around the world today rely on Git for source code management. The productivity gained from this distributed version control system is just one of the reasons why it has had such a massive impact on the software development world.Fo

Scaling Your Website? Choose the Right CMS Architecture

Scaling Your Website Infrastructure Today's customers demand availability at all times. This means they want your content and services whenever and wherever they choose. For companies that experience massive growth, it can be challenging and expensiv

In-Context Preview for Gatsby with Crafter CMS

GatsbyJS is a ReactJS and GraphQL based Static Site Generator that is great for developers and Ops but what about the content creators? Content Creators what in-context features like preview, point-n-click editing and drag-n-drop. Crafter CMS and Gatsby provide the solution.  

How to Install Crafter CMS

In this article we cover the various ways you can install Crafter CMS with pointers to resources and documentation as well as step-by-step instructions for installing Crafter CMS via a simple download.

Is GraphQL the Next API Standard for CMS?

GraphQL has enjoyed tremendous growth in popularity, becoming a de'jour standard in the development community with bindings for well over 15 languages and pluggability with many backends. While GraphQL was never designed to be an API standard for CMS platforms, it may be one of the best things to happen for APIs for content management. Is GraphQL the Next API Standard for CMS?

Introducing Crafter CMS 3.1

Crafter CMS 3.1 Community Edition just released and we couldn't be more excited! In this blog we look a few on the major capabiltiies, features and updates introduced by Crafter CMS 3.1.