Doubling down on security: passwords and best practices

In the early days of computers and the web, security was a very straightforward and seemingly simple thing. You had two strings — a username and password — that served as access keys to virtually unlock a login screen or dialog box. The vast amount of connectivity we have today has changed everything, including practices with passwords. Therefore, it’s important to know the differences between current practices and ones that have fallen out of relevance.

Brad Soo, on Dec 20, 2018

Personalizing the web for the modern user with Contentful and Frosmo

Consumer expectations for a superior user experience are growing rapidly — users expect a consistent experience when switching between devices and the expectation level for user experiences is no longer set by direct competitors. Instead, global giant vendors such as Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook and Netflix dictate and set the bar for user experience, and there are only a few ways to compete against them; one of which is personalization.

Maija Erkheikki & Riikka Helkkula, on Dec 13, 2018

ISO 27001 and PCI DSS Certification - What this means for keeping you safe

We’ve been talking about features that increase productivity, flexibility and customizability that’s not limited by frameworks nor specific programming languages, and letting you scale content as high as the sky — but what about privacy and security surrounding your content?

Brad Soo, on Dec 7, 2018

From web CMS to a new way of building software: A new round of funding validates our market strategy

Contentful has raised an additional financing round of $33.5 million.

Sascha Konietzke, on Dec 5, 2018

Meet the Example App - your kick-off point for developing with Contentful

As developers, we know that selecting the best stack for the job is never easy. That’s why we at Contentful have been working hard to give you The Example App — a series of reference applications that walks you through the basics of Contentful.

Brad Soo & Mario Bodemann, on Dec 4, 2018


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