09 November 2016 by
One of the best features in Perch CMS is Perch Blocks which enables website editors to choose specific content types for any area of their site. Together with Collections in Perch Runway, this is an incredibly powerful method of content management that is easy to implement. And, after all, isn't that what a content management system is (should be) all about?
31 October 2016 by
11 September 2016 by
It's possible to use Perch layouts to manage the SVG files on your site. Here's how I do that.
11 August 2016 by
I have a new project called Perchology which is an email newsletter with links and resources about Perch CMS. Here's a little background and why I started the project.
13 July 2016 by
I've been trying out SimpleMDE, which is a simple Markdown editor, in one of my local development Perch CMS sites. It doesn't have image uploading but it does have a side-by-side live preview mode that I was keen to try.
27 June 2016 by
I want to output page numbers (and a separator character) in the page code for paginated pages on this site. Here's how I do that.
13 June 2016 by
I've been thinking about my business, my skills and knowledge, the type of projects that I do, and the best CMS. This is a brain dump post with a few thoughts about all of that. I may add to the post as my thinking develops.
16 May 2016 by
Last week, I shut down a personal site. Sussex Pub Links was a directory of pub websites (and related links) but, after a review, I decided it was time to close it.
28 March 2016 by
I was checking out the Guardian's website recently (in Chrome DevTools, as you do) and spotted how they use the ::before pseudo-element to create list item bullet points. Here's how it's done.
24 February 2016 by
A bit of a throwaway question I know. But, I'm finding it increasingly difficult to find the time to work on (redevelop) my own sites (this blog included, as you can probably tell).