Contentful November developer update

Happy November! Even though 2018 is almost wrapped up, we're still hard at work building some cool new features. This month we're excited that our GraphQL implementation has graduated from Alpha into Beta. We're incredibly grateful to all of the community members who provided us feedback on the GraphQL alpha.

Shy Ruparel, on Nov 13, 2018

How to automatically watermark Contentful assets using a serverless function

We made it friends! We finally reached the point where developers can deploy HTTP endpoints without worrying about infrastructure. You might have guessed it, and you’re right – I’m talking about the serverless buzzword! The big infrastructure players; AWS, Microsoft, IBM, and others all provide functions as a service these days. Serverless functions make it possible for you to write 100 lines of code, test it and ship it – 100% scalable and doesn’t cost you a single dollar whenever the deployed code is not running.

Stefan Judis, on Nov 8, 2018

Five workflows loved by digital teams

Most Contentful customers have extremely efficient workflows, enabling talented people to do their best work. They’re using Contentful as a Swiss Army knife to integrate with their favorite external tools and services.

Jo Fraser, on Nov 7, 2018

How to Build an Ecommerce Static Site with Jekyll, Contentful, and Commerce Layer

They say that static sites are the future of web, and we couldn't agree more. They’re fast, secure, and scalable by design. For that reason, the best digital agencies and developers are looking at static sites as a great alternative to their database-driven projects. They are realizing that ecommerce is not that dynamic and that their sites would benefit a lot from going static.

Filippo Conforti, on Nov 7, 2018

Using content infrastructure for better digital experiences

At Contentful, we believe that modernizing how content flows is the radical change needed to make your business ready for tomorrow. Trusted by the world’s leading brands for everything from billboards in Times Square to Black Friday and Superbowl campaigns, Contentful is ready to grow with you as you unify your content today, and prepare your teams for tomorrow.

Jo Fraser, on Oct 25, 2018


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