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DMS 1.1 – All about speed.

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Today I’m excited to announce that we’ve released version 1.1 of PageLines DMS. This release was designed to speed up both creation workflow and site performance. We’ve done this by “getting back to basics,” essentially we’ve stripped out many unnecessary components and worked to simplify the core system. Overall there were nearly 300 code commits [...]

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Viewer – New DMS Theme

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We designed and built Viewer with the creative agency in mind. You’ll see this as soon as you land on the home page. A hero message, shelf viewer, and recent work with a splash of testimonials tell everyone what you’re all about. Check out this theme and you’ll notice that it’s carefully crafted, built to [...]

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Drag & Drop Themes for DMS

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If there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that people really want awesome “custom” sites as fast as possible. DMS was designed to help with this, but the all important “starting point” still relies on the DMS theme you use. Since the beginning is so important, we’re announcing a new category of product which we’re calling [...]

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The Karma System

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Today we’re excited to announce the PageLines Karma System. A fun new way to generate credit and build status with PageLines, simply by contributing to the community and platform. So what is the Karma System? Well, that’s what this article is ALL about… Let’s go through some specifics. Why a “Karma System?” “You have to [...]

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DMS Reviews & Roadmap

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On the one-week anniversary of DMS, it seemed appropriate to post some of the initial feedback you’ve given us, as well as go over where DMS and PageLines are headed in the future. Reviews Since it’s release less than two weeks ago DMS has been downloaded 21,161 times. So it’s had a lot of scrutiny from [...]

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Coming back online…

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For those who are not aware, PageLines.com’s static site files were deleted from the system not once, but twice on launch day.  We’ve been working at getting everything back to where it’s supposed to be; and I’ll write an update here. Apologies First, just wanted to apologize for these issues. We’re not as responsive as [...]

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Your DMS awaits.

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Today is a monumental day. You can now tour DMS and download DMS via the new PageLines homepage. For the first time ever, you have the opportunity to use a drag and drop DMS to build, manage and maintain your website. So what does this mean for you? In this article, let’s do a numbers [...]

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Some issues, but we’ll be back!

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A lot is changing  and we’re running into some issues. We’ve been working on the site and systems and some things are not working as expected. Anyway, it’s getting late. Going to get a few hours of sleep and get to this in the morning. If you see some 404 images or down pages (including [...]

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Using PageLines: Articles & Resources

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As we’ve been working on this MASSIVE community effort to launch DMS; we’ve had some really interesting new projects pop up. Stuff that we think you’re gonna love. Specifically, there are new projects aimed at helping you get started building sites if you’re a beginner, or help you create & develop for DMS if you’re [...]

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What is a DMS?

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When DMS launches on Wednesday, it will be the world’s first official ‘Design Management System.’ A lot of people have asked the question: “what is a design management system?” Well, here, let’s go over some of the concepts behind a DMS. What they mean, and why they matter. Why are DMS’s important? Before we get [...]

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The problem with themes…

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After working in the ‘web tools’ space for a few years, you become acquainted with a few of the issues we face day to day. In fact, after a while, dealing with these issues becomes part of the job and you barely notice them anymore. However, every once in a while a product comes along [...]

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The PageLines 300

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For around two years now, PageLines has had a bustling community of  developers behind the scenes.  Many people in the community have created serious income using PageLines and we’re proud of what the community has done for its members. What is the 300? The 300 is a group of developers, designers and entrepreneurs that use [...]

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PageLines’ Core Values

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Every day we come to work at PageLines we try and reflect on something we call “PageLines core values.” These are the guiding principles of the company and the basis for ALL decisions we take. The values of PageLines are something that we are proud of and something I thought would be interesting to share with [...]

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Official Teaser – Name and Launch Date

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It is finally the right time to officially announce a few things about the upcoming product launch. Specifically, today I’ll be telling you about the concept behind the new product, the new name and the official launch date. Check out the official launch page & contest for the next generation product. Watch the Video View DMS Page [...]

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Our Future Together.

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Since the initial launch of PageLines Framework (originally called Platform) we’ve been learning more and more about what you want in a website platform. Specifically, we believe you want professional and capable websites, but also want to build them fast, easy, and without a lot of coding. With this in mind, a year ago, we [...]