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Archive of: Perch CMS

What type of website do you need? Do you know your options?

by Will Moody

So you would like a new website, but what type do you need?

There are five main types of website; personal, blog, business, charity and e-commerce. These of course can all have variants.

Integrating Snipcart into a Perch CMS build

by Will Moody

In these strange times, some businesses are looking to broaden their income streams. This was the case for a local yoga studio, Barley Yoga & Dance, who through the Covid pandemic had switched to offering classes via Zoom.

How I use a Company Details Page in Perch

by Will Moody

It's important to make any CMS as easy to use for clients as possible, if it's hard to use you will get asked to help or explain multiple times how to do a simple task.

Why I use Perch CMS

by Will Moody

There are several reasons and these will vary from website to website, but overall the main reasons are speed, simplicity of build and ease of use for my clients.

What is Cache Busting? And How I Implement It with Perch.

by Will Moody

Cache busting is useful because it allows your visitors to receive the most recently updated files without having to perform a hard refresh or clear their browser cache, which many are unlikely to do.

Perch CMS Gulp Workflow utilising Pipit Pinion

by Will Moody

With the redesign of the Fat Buddha Designs website came the timely release of a great article on the Pipits for Perch website.

The article gives all the code needed along with a step by step guide to get up and running using a Gulp Workflow which utilises Pipit Pinion as a Perch Feather, this helps you manage front-end assets such as CSS and Javascript through Perch.