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MODx Web Development by Antano Solar John

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Chapter 6. Content Aggregation

In the previous chapters, we have created resources, grouped them in folders, and shown them within templates. Now let us look further into showing short extracts from our content, based on various criteria, such as the most recent or the most viewed resources. This is generally known as content aggregation. Content aggregation extends beyond just displaying extracts from the resources in a web page, and makes it possible to make the content updates available to other applications or to other websites. In this chapter, as we build the site, we will look in detail at the following:

  • Aggregation concepts
  • MODx's features for aggregation

Ditto

Content aggregation is implemented in MODx by using the snippet Ditto. Ditto is ...

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