Posts Written By Dan Klco

AEM Component Placeholders the WCM Core Component Way

I love the idea of the ACS WCM Core components. A quality set of base components for us to base our work on and especially featuring the latest tools and techniques? Awesome! Clearly, I’m not the only one too! Here’s a neat trick I picked up from the WCM Core Components, they make it really […]

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AEM 6.3: Handling Feelings of Deprecation

Have you noticed new warnings showing up on your JSONObject? Have your Felix SCR Annotations not been looking quite right? If so, you may have a case of AEM 6.3.     AEM 6.3 is the latest version of Adobe Experience Manager. While this new version comes with some great new features such as Content […]

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Adobe and Microsoft, Bringing Together Marketing and Sales

At the recent Adobe Symposium in Chicago, I had the chance to attend a presentation by Dr. Cedric D Alford. Dr. Alford is leading the go to market strategy for the Adobe-Microsoft partnership. To this point, I have to admit, I’ve struggled to see how these two industry giants benefit from a partnership, even though […]

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Analytics: the Rise of Customer Intelligence

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the Adobe Analytics Partner Café in Chicago. This awesome event was a gathering of fellow Adobe Analytics practitioners and partners to hear directly from Adobe about the roadmap of the Adobe Analytics Cloud, get insights into Adobe.io and network with other experts.   2018: The Year of Customer Intelligence   The primary trend […]

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5 Design Tips for Modern Digital Marketing

When implementing a new digital marketing platform, many organizations struggle with how to design their vision so it can be easily and sustainably implemented using modern digital marketing technologies. Here are five key tips that I believe will help organizations looking to implement their digital marketing vision, ensure that their creative and design process yields […]

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AEM DataLayer on Tour: IMMERSE17

I’m thrilled to be presenting AEM DataLayer at #IMMERSE17, the global virtual conference for the AEM Developer Community on May 17th at 3:15 PM PT. This talk will extend on my #AEMRockstar presentation on the AEM DataLayer library and will get into more details about how to use the AEM DataLayer library to easily integrate […]

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New from Perficient: ACS AEM Commons Audit Log Search

On a recent project, we had some issues around go-live where production content was being overwritten, deleted or changed. We needed to figure out what was causing these issues quickly, as this was affecting author productivity and could potentially cause content issues if the wrong content went live. At the time, we used queries in […]

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Custom Adobe Analytics Tracking Using Google Tag Manager

On a recent project, I’d gotten an interesting request to implement custom Adobe Analytics tracking for a web application using Google Tag Manager (GTM) for tag management. The customer already used Google Tag Manager for tracking AdSense and other ad tools but they had a legacy implementation of Adobe Analytics that they wanted to use […]

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3 Scripts to Make AEM Compaction Easy

When provisioning a new AEM 6.0-6.2 environment, one of the first things you should configure is a TarMK compaction process. This process will remove deleted content from the underlying data store and compress the size of the AEM repository on the disk. This is especially important in the lower environments up front as they will […]

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