Posts by Collection

talks

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

Published:

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.

Block Editors: The Next Generation of WYSIWYG

Published:

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.

WordPress – Gutenberg – Fresh Opportunities

Published:

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.

writing

2017 Alumni Group Survey Insights Whitepaper

Published:

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.