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Creating Airstream Supply Company, An Editorial Commerce Brand, With Gutenberg and React

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An exploration of the operational and technical journey behind the creation of Airstream’s new retail brand: Airstream Supply Company. Includes an overview of the technical architecture used to capitalize on the bleeding edge of WordPress as a semi-headless CMS using the new block editor “Gutenberg” for an enterprise eCommerce site with redis caching, Reast component libraries, server-side rendering and GraphQL.

WordPress – Gutenberg – Fresh Opportunities

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With the general release of “Gutenberg” as the new default WordPress editing experience, the shift is clear – block editing tools are the content management platform of the next decade. And not just for WordPress – every major CMS is shifting toward this new paradigm to enable editors a degree of control over style and function never before available to a non-technical audience. We’ll examine how block editors change every aspect of the game from site design to content management to syndication and portability.

Block Editors: The Next Generation of WYSIWYG

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With the general release of “Gutenberg” as the new default WordPress editing experience, the shift is clear - block editing tools are the content management platform of the next decade, enabling editors a degree of control over style and function never before available to a non-technical audience.

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2017 Alumni Group Survey Insights Whitepaper

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After leading the first national research effort to capture quantitative data about local alumni groups across the United States, I wrote this white paper report on our findings and recommendations.