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What's new in 5.7: A-F

Assets, Block Types, CSS Customization, Dashboard, Elemental, Front-End

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concrete5 5.7: Add-On Development, Part 2

Now that you know how to prepare your backend code for 5.7, let's delve into the user facing stuff.

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concrete5 5.7 Preview: Developer Changes

concrete5 5.7 is a huge release for PHP developers. Learn more about how we're integrating Composer, Symfony2 components, namespacing and modernizing our own code base.

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concrete5 5.7: Add-On Development, Part 1.

Enough is changing in concrete5 5.7 that add-on developers will have to go through a little bit of work to make their add-ons work with the new code. It'll be worth it, and this guide will help you get started.

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Should You Really Reinvent the Wheel? An Interview in PHP Solutions Magazine

An interview I did last year with Michael Gray just came out in PHP Solutions Magazine! Read on if you're interested in PHP frameworks and some thoughts on programming in general.

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Performance Improvements in concrete5 5.6.1

First, a bit of history, then a breakdown of what we've done to make concrete5 so much faster in this new release.

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Great Review of concrete5 in Linux Format Magazine

We come in #1 in their CMS showdown.

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concrete5 5.5 Sample Content & Starting Points

concrete5 5.5 makes it easy to create your own installation sample content with a new file format we call CIF: content import format.

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Installing concrete5 from the Command Line

Anyone want to install concrete5 from the command line? 5.5 and our command line installer will let you do just that.

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concrete5 5.5 Add-On Developers: Create Your Own concrete5 Demo

This article provides guidelines and code to let concrete5 add-on developers or anyone setup a concrete5 demo, complete with a limited administrative user, auto-installed packages, and locked down permissions. The demo can easily be reset at any time. (Note this how-to is for concrete5 5.5.0 and later.)

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concrete5 5.5: Stacks vs. Scrapbooks

In concrete5 version 5.3.0, we introduced a centralized content repositories called scrapbooks. Here you could add Blocks in one spot, and then paste them throughout your site. Now, with version 5.5.0 we've improved on them in every way. Introducing – Stacks.

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concrete5 5.5: User Interface and Twitter Bootstrap

Version 5.5 of concrete5 is a great leap forward for our interface. Twitter's new UI toolkit, Bootstrap, is a big part of it. Learn about Bootstrap, how concrete5 uses it, and how you can include it in your blocks, dashboard pages and add-ons.

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concrete5 in Print: 2011 edition

A list of all the places I know of where concrete5 was lucky enough to be featured in print.

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concrete5 Version 5 is ALIVE (Almost)

On this week's Totally Random web show, we showed off what's coming in version 5.5. The changes are pretty sweeping. Read on for more info, and a chance to get a sneak peak.

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Custom concrete5 User Reports

Learn how to write custom concrete5 user reports by subclassing the UserList class.

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