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PinsPro, Drag and Drop Theme Inspired by Pinterest

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Today we’re releasing the first production ready ‘DMS core’ PageLines theme (for WordPress). It’s called PinsPro. The release of this theme marks a major milestone with the introduction of “DMS core” WordPress themes (more on that below). PinsPro Overview PinsPro is a stand-alone, drag and drop theme built on DMS. This means it tons of drag and [...]

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DMS 2 is here!

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Today, I’m excited to announce the release of DMS 2. Since even before DMS 1 was released we’ve been working hard on the features that we’re introducing today. And we think you’re going to love them (and what they allow you to do!). So let’s get into it. DMS 2 Objectives The overall strategy for [...]

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New packages and pricing.

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So far, it’s been a great 2014. We’ve moved our operations to Austin, Texas and have been working on some very cool new tools and upcoming releases. I have some news for you: next week, we’re set to release the next major version of PageLines’ flagship product DMS. So that should be great news, and [...]

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Local Dev Tips for DMS

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I am sure a lot of you have created awesome WordPress sites on your local PC/Laptop, and spent ages using some outdated search and replace plugin trying to update all those http://localhost/ urls. In this tutorial I’m going to show you the best way in my opinion to create and develop a child theme and [...]

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Making Better Products

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Today, I thought I’d take a second to make a statement about the future of PageLines as both a product and company. It’s been an amazing trip we’ve had these last four years. We’ve had a chance to help lots of people get amazing results and find success in their work. And that’s a huge [...]

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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 [...]