Static Site Generation

Building a YouTube Video Plugin for Crafter CMS

Introduction Crafter CMS is an open source CMS with a Git-based repository  that enables developers, content authors, and ops to work together collaboratively to deliver stunning personalized, multi-channel experiences faster and easier than eve

Web CMS Architectures: Coupled, Decoupled, or Headless?

For many enterprises, choosing a web CMS platform to power their websites and other content applications can be a tough one to make. According to CMSWire, there can be upwards of 14 rules that businesses need to consider when choosing a content manag

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

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.

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.

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.

Setup Crafter CMS Delivery Using Crafter's AWS AMI

In this tutorial we will demonstrate how to launch, configure and sign in to Crafter's AWS AMIs for Crafter Engine, the delivery component of Crafter CMS and wire it to a Crafter Authoring instance to host deployed Crafter sites.

CMS for SPAs Tutorial: Using Vue and GraphQL with Crafter CMS

In this tutorial you will learn to integrate existing Vue applications using Graph QL and Crafter CMS to supply content