5 brilliant next-gen CMSs that will be super popular in 2014

Anyone who builds websites for a living keeps their eye on the horizon for the next big thing in content management. Here at 3digita, as much as we love the ‘big 3′ : WordPress, ExpressionEngine and Drupal’ (we’ve deliberately ignored Joomla because we’re not fans!), we’ve never been totally satisfied with them. We always seem to find [...]

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12 essential Linux SSH commands for every developer

There are hundreds of commands in Linux (and Unix), but for web developers who setup and configure websites all day long, the following basic commands are probably the ones that are most used. We’ve included different scenarios of how each command might be used – please let us know in the comments if there are any [...]

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CMS Comparison: WordPress 3 vs. Drupal 7 vs. ExpressionEngine 2

I recently gave a ‘Day 2′ talk at the excellent Front End Design Conference about the pros and cons of WordPress, Drupal and ExpressionEngine – 3 of the most popular PHP Content Management Systems (CMSs) in use today. Having used all 3 tools pretty rigorously over the years, I compared 18 different factors and requirements that people [...]

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How to start writing content for a new blog

Setting up a blog is quick and easy: creating one using a service like tumblr.com or wordpress.com takes seconds. But starting to write for a blog can be a nightmare. From personal experience, the team at 3digita have delayed the launch of our blog for several years because of unresolved debates about the focus and [...]

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