Unfortunately this course is not available anymore!
The slide mai still help some people to get started with MODX
more infos about MODX on my blog.
Starter - 1 Day
Understanding MODX and the philosophy of handling data, logic and presentation.
- Install MODX and set System Settings
- Overview of different MODX elements
- Understand Folder and File structure
- Add additional packages via Package Manager
- Create dynamic templates, using Snippets and Chunks
- Use input and output filters, to customize content
- Build lists with WayFinder and custom TemplateVariables
- Include Snippets and Chunks from file system
Developer - 1 Day
Extend MODX with custom packages
- Understand and use Property Sets
- Add custom data table to XPDO data layer
- Understanding MODX processors and XPDO data access
- Create custom manager pages via ExtJS Framework
- Use FormIt to build a simple web store