Category Archives: ExpressionEngine

Installing ExpressionEngine on a Rackspace Cloud Server

Introduction This article is intended to provide a general approach to installing ExpressionEngine on a Rackspace Cloud Server running Linux. In our sample, we’re working with a server running Ubuntu. Other Linux operating systems should be pretty similar, and you can get OS-specific instructions at the Rackspace Cloud Knowledgebase (http://cloudservers.rackspacecloud.com/index.php/Main_Page). The process of installing ExpressionEngine on the Rackspace Cloud involves several tasks, from installing the LAMP stack to setting file permissions in ExpressionEngine. These topics are covered more comprehensively on … Continue reading

Enabling Expression Engine Forms within Magento

We recently had a new client come to us to troubleshoot issues with a Magento eCommerce website that has been configured use ExpressionEngine for CMS. Their previous developers didn’t provide documentation, but we determined that their approach was based on the Magento tutorial Integrating 3rd Party CMS Content Within Magento. Among other issues, the forms created in ExpressionEngine using Freeform and native EE tools were not functioning. The problem boiled down to the fact that, as prescribed in the tutorial … Continue reading