Building An Expressionengine 2 Site

Building An Expressionengine 2 Site

by Michael Boyink
     
 
So, you've heard about ExpressionEngine 2 - the rockin' web publishing platform from EllisLab? Or, maybe you've already purchased it, and now need a resource to help ease the learning curve?

Meet "Building an ExpressionEngine 2 Site for Small Business"- a 398-page, 159 screen-capture bundle of development joy lovingly written with the sole purpose of getting you up

Overview

So, you've heard about ExpressionEngine 2 - the rockin' web publishing platform from EllisLab? Or, maybe you've already purchased it, and now need a resource to help ease the learning curve?

Meet "Building an ExpressionEngine 2 Site for Small Business"- a 398-page, 159 screen-capture bundle of development joy lovingly written with the sole purpose of getting you up to speed on ExpressionEngine 2 as quickly as possible.

By reading this book you will learn how to create a full-featured, database-driven, easy-to-manage, and secure small business website complete with ExpressionEngine 2.

The sample site's content includes a home page, an about section, products and services content, a weblog, and a contact form. Also covered are categories, relationships, handling 404's, implementing the EE search engine, optimizing the site for performance, and configuring it for client access.

Now updated for ExpressionEngine 2.9! New content covers the recent Grid field, the Relationships fieldtype that allows multiple, nested relationships, and Template Layouts. EE is a moving target - buy the book that's keeping up!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781453794234
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
02/07/2012
Pages:
398
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.82(d)

Meet the Author

Michael has over 20 years experience building "stuff on screens" - starting in TV news production, moving to software and finally the web. He has worked for small consultancy firms and Fortune 500 companies.

In 2002 Michael founded Boyink Interactive which provides internet consulting, strategy development, information architecture and complete website development for clients around the globe. 2002 was also the year Michael discovered EllisLab. Michael was one of the original members of the EE Professionals Network and have worked on dozens of ExpressionEngine based websites.

In 2008 Michael published the first ExpressionEngine book, which was quickly followed up by the first EE screencasts and first classroom training for ExpressionEngine.

Since then Michael has delivered EE training in locations across the United States and taught it to everyone from self-employed freelancers to large companies like Garmin. Michael is also a speaker - talking about EE in places like BarCamp, and ExpressionEngine Conferences.

Michael is the married father of two, and since late 2010 has been traveling the USA full time in an RV with his family.

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