January 8, 2019

Getting familiar with Liferay

In this second part on Liferay as a content management system, I will give a short overview of the sections that are important to us as content authors. I will review the different parts that make up the Liferay UI once you are logged in, with a focus on the main side menu on the left side of the screen as well as the simulation tool that allows us to review our content on multiple simulated devices.
January 3, 2019

Content Management Concepts

In this post I will go over the basic concepts of a content management system, the differences between content, documents, media, portlets, pages, layouts and templates. These are not specific to any one content management system, but lay a good foundation of knowledge for the following more Liferay specific articles.
November 25, 2018

Case Study: From zero to user-centric – Tinker Federal Credit Union Portal

The Tinker Federal Credit Union (TFCU) professional development team partnered with Base22 to redesign their employee portal experience.
September 24, 2018
Designing for Content Management Systems

Designing for Content Management Systems

After working with clients coming from a variety of industries, needs and circumstances, we have found the following principles and considerations very useful when designing for content management systems.
September 13, 2018

Modern Web Development – Which JavaScript Framework is Right for My Organization?

The three frameworks that are great for building front-end apps: React is the most popular, Vue is the faster-growing framework, and Angular is Angular. We hope this helps you on your journey to a modern web experience.
September 1, 2018

Case Study: Not just a product catalog – Cemex case

Global building materials company CEMEX asked Base22 to design and build an Advanced Product Catalog to replace their current system.
August 22, 2018

Good Communication Between Designers & Developers

One of the most common antagonistic relationships in the modern tech workspace (and arguably the dumbest), is the one between designers and developers. However, good, functional communication is possible, and here we will tell you how.
July 30, 2018

Components of Good UX

The online experience is not just about what the user sees – it’s about how the user engages with and finds information.
July 25, 2018

Web Content Management

In this third part on the Liferay content management system, we will look at the main content creation and editing tools.