Recently a tweet by Kiran Patil caught my attention and made me think that I needed to provide a bit more context to the issue he (and perhaps others) might run into. https://twitter.com/kiranpatils/status/1280315487625281547 So what is the actual issue? When you install the SXA Styleguide you get a website build in SXA that explains how SXA works. It includes example usage of all the components and much more. One of the things it adds is…

Whenever I want to test something, do some R&D or just need an example SXA implementation to record a video or explain a certain concept I had two choices: Use a blank SXA instance or use Habitat Home, our official Sitecore Demo environment. Both of them work excellent, but a blank SXA instance is typically not sufficient due to the lack of content. The other option, using Habitat Home was often the opposite since it…

With the SXA 9.3 two new search features have been introduced. First, we have the aggregated search filter. This component allows you to create dynamic filters sets, which will automatically adapt to the content available in the search results. Then we have the facet summary, which shows the facets applied and allows you to remove them individually or all at once.

One of the biggest focus areas of the SXA 9.3 release is making SXA more appealing and easier for frontend developers to work with. As a major effort in that, the whole frontend developer workflow is now improved based on feedback we received. What has changed? Everyone who develops with SXA has seen the way themes are implement. A single theme is stored inside the media library alongside with all of it’s files. Meaning that…