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Content staging

A client has asked us if its possible to preview content changes on a Staging site and then when it's ready to be published, it would appear on the Production site without having to re-key all of the ...
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Database rollback

Working on a site with a staging environment. a quick question, is there a way to roll back a database change to previous import for testing purposes. eg. i test something on local which alters the ...
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Expression Engine 1.7.1 new page generating {segment_3_category_name} tag instead of content

Yes, its an old version of EE. I take no responsibility for this. Trying to create a new page, but every time we save a revision and go to Live Look (or go straight to the page on the live site), all ...
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Update page content via ssh rather than web interface

Im attempting to update page content (template content more specifically) in vim over ssh and have experienced trouble with the changes being committed. For example: I have a common footer template ...
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Keeping content synced in development

Good Afternoon EE StackExchange, I was wondering if anyone had experience keeping their development environment in sync with production content. The problem being that a content freeze is not ...
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With Mountee gone, what simple and efficient workflow is there to replace it?

The unexpected discontinuation of Mountee (as of EE 2.8) has caught many ExpressionEngine users on the wrong foot, and left them holding back with updates or struggling to adapt to new workflows. ...
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Status Permissions / workflow

I am using ExpressionEngine 2.8.1. I have a set of basic permissions for my EE posts. Draft Awaiting Approval Rejected Open I have 2 key types of user: - Contributor Editor I have limited the ...
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Setting up Git version control for a multi-environment workflow

I've got a live EE site and I need to put it under version control using multi-environment config settings. My goal is to set a git workflow, so these would be the steps I believe are right for my ...
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Save Channel Entry as Draft

I want to update a channel entry and save it as a draft. I am the admin but I need someone else to review the changes before it is published. This would be either a new channel entry or an updated one....
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git , bitbucket and multi environment (subdomain > same server)

So, this is my actual workflow: With my IDE (Webstorm or Aptana, I'm on windows) I create a project and I synchronize remotely via (s)ftp I then create a git repository and push it on bitbucket ...
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Workflow: A post in one channel automatically creates a post in another

I have a customer requirement where they're asking that EE automatically generate a blog post when a post in another channel is created (e.g., we post a product and there's a blog post about it). ...
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Editor ability to attach “events” to a page

I have the need to allow site editors to be able to create groups of "events" and assign a title, body, icon, etc to those events, order them, and place them where they like inside of their "pages". ...
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Better workflow for ongoing site development [closed]

We have a number of client sites which are pretty much always evolving so we often find ourselves in a place where we're adding new structure and content to a site and trying to adjust the existing ...
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More flexible categorization

Everyone knows EE's categories suck. What this question presupposes is, maybe they don't have to. What are the best ways to handle more complex categorization schemes? For example, I am about to start ...
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What is a client-friendly way to handle multi-part forms with workflow?

I'm looking for some advice on a client-friendly way to create and administer multi-part forms with the caveat that a workflow process is also needed. I know more than one of the forms add-ons for EE ...