The Discovery App: Browse your content on iOS

Being fans of iterative development ourselves, we wanted to give our users a way to get their content into iOS devices even faster. We did it by building a Discovery app - an app that lets you browse your content directly in your smartphone. See for yourself how your structured content looks in real life and test it as you go along.

Artas Bartas, on Jul 10, 2014

Why the NYT is Building Their Own CMS

The New York Times revealed some detailed insights into their CMS recently. This is our take on what they're doing and what it means to other companies that are evaluating to build their own CMS.

Christian Blomberg, on Jul 8, 2014

Content Strategy Forum 2014

The annual Content Strategist gathering in Frankfurt was a blast. Read some of our main takeaways from #csforum14 and see what's happening in the Content Strategy field.

Christian Blomberg, on Jul 4, 2014

Contentful Documentation Playground

This post runs through Apple's newly released feature, Playgrounds and how it can help you explore Contentful's APIs.

With Xcode 6 and Swift, Apple also released a new feature called Playgrounds, which allows one to interactively try out code and it is also possible to integrate it with documentation. As this is pretty similar to what we do in the JavaScript documentation of Contentful, it sounded like a good option to improve the usefulness of the iOS documentation.

Boris Bügling, on Jun 30, 2014

Your content, your rules!

Today, we're answering your requests by introducing an easy and flexible way to customize entry lists on Contentful platform. Learn how to save your regular queries in a sidebar view, tour list customization features and understand why it is important to select a content type next to the search bar.

Artas Bartas, on Jun 4, 2014


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