• New Features: Addition to Head & Body Tags, and Much More

    This LightCMS release is packed with several exciting and useful features, including the ability to easily add code to different areas of a page on a site and page basis. This feature is also now available on the checkout page. Keep reading to learn more about this feature and the other exciting things this release contains.

  • From the Frontline: Tips for Running a Design Agency

    We are in the business of helping designers and design agencies succeed and grow. This is precisely the reason why we launched the LightCMS Developer Program more than a year ago. The Developer Program enables designers and resellers to focus on what they do best in creating leading-edge websites with a standards-based platform that does not require special programming languages while offloading server maintenance, hosting and upgrades to us.

  • New Features: Store Tag List View, Calendar List with Summary, and More

    Tag, you're it, or at least your products are! This release of LightCMS brings you a new Tag List layout to the Product Listing element. Also in this release is a List with Summary view for the Calendar element and a new responsive design.

  • CMS Review: Build Beautiful Websites with LightCMS

    It’s always great to get good reviews about LightCMS and we were thrilled when we saw one from Noupe, an online publication for designers and web developers across the globe. The review provides a thorough overview of the platform and highlights the key features, functionality and benefits it offers designers, web developers and anyone who wants to create beautiful websites and online stores with ease. With their permission, we are sharing it with you below.

  • Striking Alchemy Tells Visually Striking Stories with LightCMS

    Nick Kosanovich says that the name of his website design and development agency, Striking Alchemy, says a lot about the firm’s approach and principles: Striking refers to visually striking, while alchemy refers to transforming something common into something special. “Our approach is to create visually striking websites that attract people’s attention and engage them,” said Kosanovich, who runs Striking Alchemy from Pittsburgh, Pa. “We do that through engaging imagery and text that aligns with w...

  • New Features: Calendar Featured and Thumbnail Images and More

    There’s no better way to kick off the new year than by bringing you two frequently-requested updates to the calendar element: featured image and thumbnail image. This release also brings you a new responsive design and a new, SEO-friendly naming technique for image file names. Keep reading to learn more about what you will find in this release.

  • LightCMS 2015: Year in Review

    Well, here we are… 2015 is in the history books and we all have our sights on 2016. As is our tradition, we spent some time reviewing last year’s top blog posts, important product enhancements, and other happenings in LightCMS Land. Take a look below.

  • New Features: Element CSS Class, Thumbnail Dimensions and More

    As 2015 draws to its close, we’re excited to bring you our final features release of the year. This release contains two new features that can simplify styling in certain areas of your site. These include the option to apply CSS classes to individual elements and the ability to set dimensions for gallery thumbnail images.

  • Three Tips to Polish Your CSS Work, Delight Clients

    Editor’s Note: This is the second post in a series on the benefits of clean coding. For specific information on HTML, look to this post with advice on clean HTML coding. Clean code is akin to a well-laid-out and error-free email.

  • New Features: Ordering for Blog and Calendar Views and More

    Thanksgiving is just a week away and this LightCMS release brings you several new features to be thankful for. These include list ordering for blog and calendar elements and several new store user credit card options. Keep reading to learn more.

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