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How to Properly Personalize Your Retail Marketing

How to Properly Personalize Your Retail Marketing

Personalization , Strategy

Personalization has an essential role in the success of a retail sector. In this blog post, we summed up a few tips to help you nail your personalization strategy. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 18.05.2018.

Top 5 Use Cases for Machine Translation in Travel, Hospitality and Retail

Top 5 Use Cases for Machine Translation in Travel, Hospitality and Retail

Artificial Intelligence , Personalization , Strategy

As part of our AI and personalization blog series we’re taking a closer look at how translation, specifically machine translation, can be used in the retail, travel and hospitality industries. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 06.04.2018.

Reviews of the Future: Why Online Reputation Management and AI are Critical to your Marketing Strategy

Reviews of the Future: Why Online Reputation Management and AI are Critical to your Marketing Strategy

Artificial Intelligence , Strategy

Company’s online reputation is one of the most important marketing tools used to convert first time buyers to loyal customers. Can the future of the ORM be found in AI? Check out our blog post. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 26.03.2018.

A New Age of Privacy: What the GDPR means to Translation Management

A New Age of Privacy: What the GDPR means to Translation Management

Strategy , GDPR

The GDPR becomes effective on 25 May 2018 and it is inescapable. To find out what it means to Translation Management check out this blog post. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 09.03.2018.

Accessing page type details through the pages application

Accessing page type details through the pages application

Technical , Kentico

A few lines of code allow developers to interact with page types directly through the Pages application. For more implementation details, read our blog article. Read more

Dragoljub Ilic

By Dragoljub Ilic | Software Developer 06.03.2018.

AI Takes Flight: Using Artificial Intelligence to Perfect the Travel Experience

AI Takes Flight: Using Artificial Intelligence to Perfect the Travel Experience

Artificial Intelligence , Strategy

Karl Johnson Managing Director US at EXLRT and Justin Williams founder of Tinman Kinetics joined forces and chatted about the future of AI-enhanced customer experience in travel. Read more

Karl Johnson

By Karl Johnson | Managing Director US 27.02.2018.

Marko Milic recognized with SDL Tridion Sites MVP 2018 award

Marko Milic recognized with SDL Tridion Sites MVP 2018 award

News , SDL

Marko Milic, one of EXLRT’s senior SDL Tridion developers, has been awarded with the prestigious SDL Tridion Sites MVP 2018 award. Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 26.02.2018.

The Customer Journey Doesn’t Stop at Sales: Converging Web and Tech Content Improves the Customer Experience

The Customer Journey Doesn’t Stop at Sales: Converging Web and Tech Content Improves the Customer Experience

Strategy , Personalization

For a customer, the journey continues long after they click “Buy”. How can enterprises make sure that their customers enjoy their experience in the future? Read more on this topic in the blog post. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 08.02.2018.

SDL Tridion Sites Ranks in Top 3 WCM Leaders

SDL Tridion Sites Ranks in Top 3 WCM Leaders

Strategy

Judged on both business and technical criteria, SDL Tridion Sites rounds out the top 3 platforms in WCM together with Adobe Experience Manager and Sitecore. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 24.01.2018.

Five Practical Use Cases for AI Generated Content in 2018

Five Practical Use Cases for AI Generated Content in 2018

Strategy , Personalization , Artificial Intelligence

Gartner predicts that 20% of all business content will be machine generated by the end of 2018. In this article we’ll share 5 simple and practical ways AI generated content can be utilized in 2018. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 09.01.2018.

Deliver Glocalized Customer Experiences to Win Globally

Deliver Glocalized Customer Experiences to Win Globally

Personalization , Strategy

Despite the many advancements in marketing technology that have enabled brands to “go global” quickly and easily, the concept of “think globally, act locally” must be purposefully embraced now... Read more

Karl Johnson

By Karl Johnson | Managing Director US 18.12.2017.

Mastering Ucommerce for Kentico

Mastering Ucommerce for Kentico

Kentico , News

For Kentico 11, Ucommerce offers a seamless integration of their enterprise-level e-commerce solution and we made sure to learn about the ins & outs of this integration. Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 13.12.2017.

EXLRT becomes first reseller partner for SDL content and language technology

EXLRT becomes first reseller partner for SDL content and language technology

General , News

EXLRT strengthens the partnership with SDL by becoming the first SDL partner able to deliver a complete enterprise content and language platform as well as being the first partner to acquire... Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 16.10.2017.

Announcing Our Gold Sponsorship of SDL Connect 2017

Announcing Our Gold Sponsorship of SDL Connect 2017

General , News

As one of the largest SDL partners globally, we are very excited to showcase our new combined content and language technology offerings as the Gold Sponsor of SDL Connect. Read more

Karl Johnson

By Karl Johnson | Managing Director US 13.10.2017.

EXLRT reaches Kentico Gold Partner status

EXLRT reaches Kentico Gold Partner status

General , News

After meeting all of the requirements we proudly announce that we have upgraded our status to Kentico Gold Partner. Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 06.10.2017.

Kotlin - what's so special?

Kotlin - what's so special?

Technical , Mobile Development

Ever since Apple released the Swift programming language for iOS, lots of Android developers have wanted a similar language for Android development. Kotlin is a statically-typed language, developed by Read more

Nemanja Stamenovic

By Nemanja Stamenovic | Software Developer 08.08.2017.

Kentico partner level update

Kentico partner level update

General , News

As of July 7th 2017, EXLRT has reached the Kentico Silver Partner level. We’re very proud of this achievement! Read more

Marc Vieleers

By Marc Vieleers | CEO 10.07.2017.

Be a Personalization Leader: The What, Why, Who, When, Where of Content Personalization

Be a Personalization Leader: The What, Why, Who, When, Where of Content Personalization

General , Strategy , Personalization

Despite years of personalization-hype, you still don't feel like your company has really nailed the whole personalization thing. It's OK! Read more

Karl Johnson

By Karl Johnson | Managing Director US 06.07.2017.

Reduce oversized preview images in the Kentico Pages application

Reduce oversized preview images in the Kentico Pages application

Technical , Kentico

The Kentico Media Selector allows content editors to preview selected media files and manage them in order to provide a superior user experience. Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 03.07.2017.

Testing Abstract Types and Mother Pattern

Testing Abstract Types and Mother Pattern

Technical , .NET

This topic presents interesting insights in creation of unit test methods for abstract types, thus isolating object creation from the test itself. Read more

Ognjen Babic

By Ognjen Babic | Software Developer 30.06.2017.

Introduction to a few Java test frameworks

Introduction to a few Java test frameworks

Technical , Java

Overview of interesting topics from Java Conference held in Barcelona in June 2017. Brief look at Spock, AssertJ and Awaitility Java test frameworks. Read more

Vladimir Maletic

By Vladimir Maletic | Senior Software Developer

Danijel Pribic

and Danijel Pribic | Senior Software Developer 28.06.2017.

Kentico Icon Class Selector

Kentico Icon Class Selector

Technical , Kentico

Icons… What CMS developer doesn’t like icons :-) Sometimes they form our biggest challenge and it’s often so difficult to pick the right one. We have built a module that is going to help you with that Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 21.06.2017.

Tridion Developer Summit 2017 - My Favorite 3 Topics

Tridion Developer Summit 2017 - My Favorite 3 Topics

Technical , SDL

The Tridion Developer Summit (TDS) - 2017, one of the most anticipated events in any SDL Tridion/Web developer’s calendar, was held on the 11th and 12th of May in Amsterdam and what an event it was... Read more

Atila Sos

By Atila Sos | Software Developer 29.05.2017.

Improved code generation with Kentico Cloud

Improved code generation with Kentico Cloud

Technical , Kentico

The open source Cloud Generators Net project is a must-have for every Kentico Cloud developer who wants a clean coding experience and we have contributed to the project for an even better experience. Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 20.05.2017.

Saddle up with Sitecore Commerce

Saddle up with Sitecore Commerce

Technical , Sitecore

New Sitecore Comerce 8.2.1, simply called Sitecore Commerce has been launched. The new product brings us two major solutions, native personalization and native optimization. Check out in more... Read more

Darko Golijanin

By Darko Golijanin | Software Developer 17.02.2017.

What’s new in Visual Studio 2017

What’s new in Visual Studio 2017

Technical , .NET

Microsoft recently released a new version of Visual Studio - VS2017. It brings many new features which we review in this blog post. Read more

Igor Let

By Igor Let | Software Developer 08.01.2017.

What’s new in C# 7

What’s new in C# 7

Technical , .NET

If you embraced Visual Studio 2017 and you want to check out what fresh code features can be used with it, you came to the right place. Find out what cool and new virtues are available with Visual... Read more

Ognjen Babic

By Ognjen Babic | Software Developer 28.12.2016.

Macro expression parameters vs empty spaces

Macro expression parameters vs empty spaces

Technical , Kentico

Kentico’s macro expressions are a powerful tool but they’re not resistant against typos. A single empty space can have huge consequences. Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 16.11.2016.

Clean way to pass values across web pages

Clean way to pass values across web pages

Technical , .NET

A common requirement for web applications is to pass values across web pages and this can be done in several ways. In this article we’ll take a look at the most popular solutions for this problem. Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 04.11.2016.

Evaluating inherited security roles with Sitecore conditional rendering rules

Evaluating inherited security roles with Sitecore conditional rendering rules

Technical , Sitecore

Using security roles for content personalization is a common approach and the rules engine offers conditional rendering rules. But, these rules don’t take one big player into account: Inheritance Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 27.04.2016.

Handling faulted state in Sitecore WFFM Save Actions

Handling faulted state in Sitecore WFFM Save Actions

Technical , Sitecore

This article shows a simple yet effective way of handling a faulted state in WFFM Save Actions. Imagine a chain of save actions where the first one fails for some reason. Will the others execute? Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 23.03.2016.

Extending Sitecore 8.1 – Adding support for anchors in internal links

Extending Sitecore 8.1 – Adding support for anchors in internal links

Technical , Sitecore

Sitecore developers love the extension capabilities of the platform. In this article we will show how to add support for anchors in the Insert Link dialog of the General Link field of Sitecore 8.1 Read more

Drazen Janjicek

By Drazen Janjicek | Principal Consultant 18.03.2016.