May 30, 2018

Modernization with Base22

Modernization is “the act of embracing the characteristics of present and recent time; being contemporary”. Contemporary enterprises need to adapt to becoming a responsive enterprise that evolves from being on the web to being part of it.
May 28, 2018

8 Tips and Tools for Developing a World Class Content Marketing Strategy

Content is the reason websites and portals exist. Content is king! Here are 8 tips and tools for developing a world class content marketing strategy.
April 27, 2018

Managing Conflicts and Promoting Company Culture in the Workplace

Conflict is a double-edged sword: in this article our Service Delivery Director Alejandro Dávila presents different approaches to conflict management and what we have learned from it.
April 4, 2018

Retrospective Meetings: A Space for Reflection in the Workplace

In the setting of the knowledge economy, organizations –as collective organisms – evolve based on their members’ learning experiences. Therefore, defining the enterprise’s learning strategy has become crucial in the pursue of productivity and growth.
March 21, 2018

Tech Talk: Adding Plugins to the Liferay Alloy Editor

I have been working on adding CKEditor plugins to the Alloy Editor in Liferay DXP. There are some articles online at Liferay but they focus more on packaged or custom developed plugins. The trick is to create an OSGI module fragment.
March 20, 2018

10 Reasons Portals Fail

At Base22, we focus on making portals and digital platforms that are alive and successful long after their first birthday. That means thinking not just about what works – but also what doesn’t and why. Here are ten reasons portals fail, by Ben Shoemate.
January 30, 2018

JS frameworks Explained

In the fast-paced development world, timesaving tools are a must have. One of those time-saving tools is a JavaScript Framework. Let’s take a look at what exactly a JavaScript (JS) Framework really is.
January 25, 2018

Case Study: UPS – Connection around the world

In 2015, UPS Corporate Communications partnered with Base22 to deliver a major redesign of the user experience for their global employee portal, UPSers.com. The design is […]
January 23, 2018

Debunking the Similarities Between SPARQL & SQL

First, if the term SPARQL is new to you it’s important to clarify the following: SPARQL is not a typo, and it is not SQL’s long-lost cousin. SPARQL is the standard query language and protocol for retrieving Linked Data from the web or RDF triple stores. Basically, if your information follows the RDF standard of being composed by a subject, predicate, and object, or it can be mapped to follow that standard, it can be queried by SPARQL.