Chapter 1. The Liferay difference
This chapter covers
- Understanding portals then and now
- Exploring what Liferay is and how to work with it
- Defining basic portal concepts
- Using Liferay to design a portal
Everybody needs a web site these days. Whether you’re building one for a company, for a service organization, or for personal reasons, you need one. And when trying to decide how to build it, you’ve probably found a dizzying array of choices running on a dizzying array of platforms. How do you go about choosing which platform is best?
If you’re anything like me, you’ve got a list of a bunch of products. You created this list by looking at the feature claims of various software platforms that seem to do something close to what you want to ...