Rendering variants within SXA allow you to define your own html structures that will render your field values. You can use multiple variants to render the exact same content in a completely different way. In this post I will not explain how to use rendering variants or build your own. There are a lot of posts and excellent documentation that you can read to learn that. Instead I want to share something that isn’t documented…

The Sitecore Install Framework (SIF) uses configuration files to install Sitecore and configure the whole environment. Before you are going to install Sitecore you need to download the right files for your topology. On the download site you can find three different options. For an on-premise installation you will be using the XP Single installation. This will install all the components on one machine. The XP Scaled and XM Scaled are typically used for production…