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Contentful Changelog: Search For Entire Phrases Using Double Quotes

Contentful Changelog: Search For Entire Phrases Using Double Quotes

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When searching for content in Contentful Web App, you can now wrap a phrase with quotes and the search will look for that entire phrase to match, instead of just matching any words in that phrase.

Connecting Contentful to Slack Using Webhooks

Connecting Contentful to Slack Using Webhooks

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Webhooks are a powerful way to add additional functionality to Contentful. In this episode of the Contentful User Show, I'll show you how to configure the Slack webhook in Contentful so your authors get notifications for certain events. I'll also show you how to customize the payload with Slack's markdown. If you are an admin of Contentful, this episode is for you!

Understanding Contentful's System Structure

Understanding Contentful's System Structure

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When working with a team of content creators who use Contentful, you want to make sure you use the correct terminology so that you can clearly ask for and get what you want. In this episode, I'll break down how Contentful is structured, define its terminology and how content is organized in it so that you can clearly communicate with your team members.

Contentful Changelog: Ability to Schedule Assets for Publishing and Unpublishing

Contentful Changelog: Ability to Schedule Assets for Publishing and Unpublishing

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You are now able to schedule an asset to publish or unpublish at a specific point in time. This uses the same scheduling functionality currently available for entries.

Contentful Changelog: Ability for Authors to Move a Reference Card to the Top or Bottom

Contentful Changelog: Ability for Authors to Move a Reference Card to the Top or Bottom

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In the reference field editor, there are now two additional buttons in the card actions menu. "Move to top" and "Move to bottom". This change only affects the multiple entry references editor. Assets and single reference editors won’t show the new buttons.

Contentful Changelog: Redesign of the Create New and Link to Existing Reference and Media Editor Actions

Contentful Changelog: Redesign of the Create New and Link to Existing Reference and Media Editor Actions

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The Reference and Media fields actions have been modified with a single button for either creating new, or linking existing content or media.

Working with Tags in Contentful

Working with Tags in Contentful

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Tags are a great way to categorize your content and media in Contentful. In this episode of the Contentful User Show, I'll show you how to create tags, manage them and assign permissions so that the correct people have access to them.

Four Useful Contentful Apps To Improve Content Authoring

Four Useful Contentful Apps To Improve Content Authoring

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Contentful has many authoring features built into its web authoring app, however, they also offer an app framework that allows developers to extend its functionality. In this episode of the Contentful User Show, I'll show you four Contentful Apps you should be aware of to help improve your authoring experience.

Contentful Authoring Quick Tips

Contentful Authoring Quick Tips

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Contentful has many great and some unknown features for content authors and in this episode of the Contentful User Show, I'll show you some quick tips to help you get your job done quicker and more efficiently.

Working with Search, Filters and Views in Contentful

Working with Search, Filters and Views in Contentful

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When managing content inside of Contentful, there are many ways to view and search for that content. In this episode, I'll show you how to create and share views that allow you to refine the search criteria via the use of filters.

Working with Locales in Contentful

Working with Locales in Contentful

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Working with locales in Contentful is an out of the box feature. In this episode, I'll show you how to add locales, how to enable localization in your content model, how to manage localized content and more. This is part 1 of a 2 part series.

Stackbit - The missing head in Contentful?

Stackbit - The missing head in Contentful?

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Contentful is amazing at letting us create the content model we want and placing administrative content governance around that content model, however, because it is headless, it doesn't offer any kind of "head" (aka front end templates). That's where Stackbit may come in. In this episode, I'll give you a quick and brief overview of Stackbit, what it is and how to use it with Contentful.

How to Schedule Content in Contentful

How to Schedule Content in Contentful

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In today's episode, I show you how to schedule content inside of Contentful. I'll cover how to publish, unpublish and archive entries.