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  Mitchell Kimbrough

How We Got Algolia To Work On ICO Alert

March 22, 2018

In the last half of 2017 we helped a new client, ICO Alert, upgrade their Craft CMS site to support the needs of their rapidly growing user base. Speed was of the essence and Algolia blew us all away.

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Algolia Is Our New Favorite Toy

March 21, 2018

When your site search is slow or inaccurate you are very likely losing customers. I know it sounds like a standard click-bait blog post, but it’s true. Fortunately there is a relatively new SaaS product out there that provides an excellent site search experience sure to delight your customers. It’s Algolia.

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Puerto Rico Still Needs Help

February 22, 2018

Solspace is joining Focus Lab’s fundraising effort to help victims of Hurricane Maria. You can too.

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How to integrate Craft CMS with Microsoft Dynamics GP using SmartConnect by eOne Solutions

October 27, 2017

We were contacted by a design and dev shop who was making a pitch to a new client to use Craft CMS for a site redesign. The whole deal was gated on Craft being able to get form submission data into the client’s Microsoft Dynamics GP install. Going from PHP into Windows usually includes a little bit of death and dismemberment, but we at Solspace dig on that sort of thing. So we took the deal.

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How To Integrate Craft Commerce with Sage 100: Part 2

October 18, 2017

You don’t have to worry, that Hori Hori (Dig Dig) tool is on its way to you straight from the Barebones Living warehouse. We made it look easy, but trust us when we say it wasn’t! Let’s pick up where we left off in Part 1 and see how the discovery process unfolded.

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How To Integrate Craft Commerce with Sage 100: Part 1

October 18, 2017

Okay, so imagine you need a Hori Hori really badly. I mean really, really badly. You know, Hori Hori, “Dig Dig” in Japanese! You need that killer garden tool for digging, cutting, weeding, planting, breaking up root balls, all that.

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How To Provide Wholesale Pricing In Craft Commerce

May 4, 2017

Your client sells physical goods on the web. At the last minute you realize that they want to offer special wholesale pricing only to those customers who qualify. That sounds gnarly. But good thing they chose to use Craft Commerce as their platform. Here’s how to build wholesale pricing into Craft Commerce.

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The Greatest Generation AKA The IDGAF Generation

April 22, 2017

Yesterday I had my car into the dealer for a service. In walks an older gentleman and we spark up a conversation. Mind you, I’m also getting on in years so I usually just start talking out the side of my neck and hope for the best. He was nearly 90. He was a dyed in the wool, bonafide, card carrying member of Tom Brokaw’s Greatest Generation. You’ll know why if you read on.

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Your Cold Brew Coffee is BS: Or Seneca on Stoicism

July 26, 2016

Ok so Solspace writes code. Code does not get written without caffeine. And unless you are a circus animal, you get your caffeine from the only respectable source on the planet, coffee beans. Your local boutique coffee house is trying to convince you that you need to buy a $4.50 cold brew every afternoon so that your JS variables don’t degrade into BS variables. But they are full of it. Lemme school you.

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So wait, this Node JS app is just going to sit there and run, like, forever?

July 16, 2016

Building, maintaining and most importantly, monitoring a Node JS application as a hub for your organization’s API integrations.

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