The video tutorials are a great place to start if you are new to Perch or to CMS in general. Our complete video tutorial – building Swift Migrations – takes you through the process of developing the corporate site used as one of our demo sites.
New to Perch?
Running the compatibility test
Before installing Perch we recommend that you test your server with the compatibility test.
A short video demonstrating the install process. This is part of our Swift Migrations tutorial.
The basic of editing content using the included templates.
Creating a Template
Perch gives you full mark-up control.
Build a contact details template
You can create detailed templates such as for contact details.
Creating a contact form
You can also use Perch to add forms to your site for visitors to complete.
Learn how to split a multiple item region into pages with Previous and Next links.
Sort a Region
How to dynamically set the sort order of a region on a page-by-page basis.
Filtering a Region
Displaying only a subsection of a region using a filter.
We have some older videos which can be found in the archive.
These videos are all for Perch 2. If you are using Perch 1 the video tutorial can be found here.