Back-End Development

Browse our library of resources for unlocking the full potential of Brightspot's Content Business Platform, from back-end developer tools and guides to the best features and insights from our product teams.
Brightspot’s developer guide is intended for back-end engineers who design content models and user-interface customizations.
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By  Mark Hoover
October 16, 2020
Take a technical deep dive on CMS architecture and the role that APIs play, including the distinction between API-only versus API-first system design.
6 Min Read
October 08, 2020
An API-first CMS provides the advantages of headless CMS—API-only—with rich capabilities like workflow, search and content delivery. With an API-first platform, businesses have the option to use a number of pre-built integrations to save valuable development time and effort.
4 Min Read
By  Brightspot Staff
July 23, 2020
As a technical leader, finding the right content business platform for your organization will require flexibility, and that isn’t always easy for some platforms.
2 Min Read
By  Brightspot Staff
August 13, 2018
When the low-code platform market first began to explode, developers were afraid. They feared that low-code platforms would replace their jobs and had concerns they weren’t suited to handle mission-critical tasks. But neither of these fears materialized. In fact, most low-code platforms are very reliable tools that support developers in their ability to respond quickly and be more agile.
3 Min Read
By  Brightspot Staff
January 10, 2018
Here are five reasons why Lingjie Zhang—a Software Engineer at Brightspot—finds code review to be essential to the consistency and sustainability of a project.
5 Min Read
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By  Elizabeth Thomas
August 09, 2017
Software development is a great pick for anyone, but Software Engineer Elizabeth Thomas explains why she believes it's a great choice, in particular, for women.
4 Min Read

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