- What exactly is a Component?
- Overview of components
- Components and their structure
- Developing Components
- A closer look at a few of the foundation components...
are modular units which realize specific functionality to present your content on your website
are developed as self-contained units within one folder of the repository
have no hidden configuration files
can contain other components
run anywhere within any CQ system
have a standardized user interface
As components are modular, you can develop a new component on your local instance, then deploy this seamlessly to your test, then live environments.
Each CQ component:
is a resource type
is a collection of scripts that completely realize a specific function
can function in "isolation"; this means either within CQ or a portal
Components included with CQ include:
image, with accompanying text
The functionality provided by Components and Widgets was implemented by the cfc libraries in Communiqué 4.