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A Way to Handle Dates in AEM

No body likes an awkward date. But they happen and hopefully this post will help break the ice. Puns aside, handling dates in AEM can be tricky and in this post I’ll show you one of the many ways you can handle dates in AEM. The Problem Typically, you’d use the Date filed to give […]

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Choose a Sitecore Placeholder Name Instead of Typing V2

Earlier this year, I released my first Sitecore module “Placeholder Dropdown“.  It changes the placeholder name input text box into a dropdown when adding a new component to presentation details in the content editor.  It helps you remember if your placeholder name was ‘three-left-col’ or ‘three-col-left’ or ‘three-left-column’. Version 2 is now available in the Sitecore […]

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4 Trends Shaping Customer Experience in the Utilities Industry

The constant evolution of technology and customer expectations impacts every industry across the board, including utility providers. Whether your company operates in a regulated market or competes against other providers for business, you must both understand and meet your customers’ evolving expectations for the solutions and services you provide, or risk being left behind. Some […]

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Customer Reviews Are Changing in the Post-Truth Era

Companies view great customer reviews as a holy grail of online content. They want to develop customer experiences that nurture positive, 4-star or better reviews in anticipation of greater conversion, order size, loyalty, and sharing across social media. Countless analytics and online behavior reports back up these beliefs, and it is undeniable that customers seek […]

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These Factors Determine Your Online Reputation. Here’s Why.

The first thing we notice when coming across branded content is the brand itself. Is it a brand we trust? Have we had a positive experience in the past? What value will this content provide? Check out our recent video from Eric Enge and Mark Traphagen, who recently joined Perficient Digital through our acquisition of […]

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6 Tips for Writing Patient-Oriented Health Content

Creating healthcare content for a general readership isn’t always easy, but it can be very satisfying – especially when you’re providing useful information on topics that people care about. I’ve spent much of my career writing about health and wellness for magazines, websites, and corporate clients (and, as an editor, helping other writers do their […]

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Sitecore Symposium 2018: JSS and Helix

Sitecore Javascript Services has been a topic of massive interest at this year’s Sitecore Symposium. Every JSS session has been packed with attendees eager to learn more about JSS and how to use it. If you want to learn more about the basics of JSS, check out my recent post on how to get started […]

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Creating Connections with Long-Form Content

I received a letter in the mail a few weeks ago. That’s right. A personal, handwritten letter. It was from a 5th grader whom I’m sponsoring in a classroom reading program. It was so fun to get something personal in my mailbox—and feel connected to a young person and an important project—that I read it at […]

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Perficient Digital Earns W3 Gold for New Healthcare Website

The new website we created for OhioHealth has received industry recognition for the third time since launch with the announcement of the W3 Award winners. The new OhioHealth.com earned a Gold award in the Healthcare Services Website category at the W3 Awards after also earning Creativity International and WebAwards nods earlier this year.  The new […]

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Sitecore Symposium 2018: Measure, if you want to go faster

Sitecore performance is something I am passionate about. So “Measure, if you want to go faster” was a session I definitely didn’t want to miss at Sitecore Symposium. Here are my takeaways:  Use Tools Many developer tools have pretty great performance measuring tools built right in. The first tool Jeremy Davis, the session speaker, suggested for measuring performance […]

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